Sports The Best Swansea City Players of All Time  

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List Rules Vote up the top Swansea City AFC, past and present.

The Swansea City footballers have been wowing crowds for over a century. When the club was first established in Wales in 1912, rugby was the preferred sport in the region. But that all changed in the decades that followed. Today, the team competes in the elite Premier League, and legions of fans proudly flaunt its colors.

The team has had many notable players over the years, but determining the very best Swansea City player of all time is no easy task. The best Swansea City players come in many forms. Some of the greatest Swansea City AFC players ranked here play offense, while other good soccer players of Swansea City AFC play defense. A few top Swansea City players are goaltenders.

Who will you place at the top of this list of the best Swansea City players? Ivor Allchurch is legendary when it comes to AFC football players. He played for Swansea from 1947-1958 and then again from 1965-1968. Allchurch also played for Newcastle and Cardiff City during his career. Herbie Williams is Swansea through and through. He was born in the city and spent his entire professional career on the Swansea City team. Other good athletes featured on this roundup of the top Swansea City players include Mel Charles, Chris Coleman, and Alan Curtis.

Which Swansea City player to you think is the best? Vote your favorite athletes up to the top of this list and please add any players that are missing.

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1
89 34
Ashley Williams is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Swansea City Players of All Time
Defender

2
84 33
Joe Allen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Swansea City Players of All Time
Midfielder

3
82 33
Wilfried Bony is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Swansea City Players of All Time
Forward

4
71 36
Leon Britton is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Swansea City Players of All Time
Leon Britton Midfielder

5
44 23
Garry Monk is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Swansea City Players of All Time
Garry Monk Defender

6
35 17
Àngel Rangel is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Swansea City Players of All Time
Àngel Rangel Defender

7
47 29
Ivor Allchurch is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Swansea City Players of All Time
Forward, Inside forward

8
43 26
Kyle Walker is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Swansea City Players of All Time
Defender

9
38 25
Lee Trundle is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Swansea City Players of All Time
Forward

10
43 31
Alan Waddle is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Swansea City Players of All Time
Forward

11
36 26
Roberto Martínez is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Swansea City Players of All Time
Midfielder

12
23 14
Robbie James is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Swansea City Players of All Time
Robbie James Midfielder

13
28 24
Alan Curtis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Swansea City Players of All Time
Forward

14
30 29
Chris Coleman is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Swansea City Players of All Time
Defender

15
23 22
Mel Charles is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Swansea City Players of All Time
Defender, Midfielder

16
27 29
Roy Evans is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Swansea City Players of All Time
Roy Evans Defender

17
16 16
Kevin Austin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Swansea City Players of All Time
Defender

18
19 20
Brian Hughes is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Swansea City Players of All Time
Brian Hughes Defender

19
17 18
Kwame Ampadu is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Swansea City Players of All Time
Kwame Ampadu Midfielder

20
17 19
Andy Robinson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Swansea City Players of All Time
Andy Robinson Midfielder

21
13 14
Andy Legg is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Swansea City Players of All Time
Defender, Midfielder

22
20 23
Jason Scotland is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Swansea City Players of All Time
Jason Scotland Forward

23
15 17
Cliff Jones is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Swansea City Players of All Time
Winger

24
11 12
Dudley Lewis is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Swansea City Players of All Time
Dudley Lewis Defender

25
14 16
Bryn Jones is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Swansea City Players of All Time
Bryn Jones Defender