Monday 25 September 2017

Swansea appoint Garry Monk as full time replacement for Michael Laudrup

Swansea City manager Garry Monk
Swansea City manager Garry Monk

Carl Markham

Swansea have appointed Garry Monk as their permanent manager after a spell in caretaker charge.

The former defender has signed a three-year contract having been given the role of head coach following the dismissal of Michael Laudrup in February.

"We are delighted to confirm Garry as our new first-team manager," Swans chairman Huw Jenkins told

Monk will be assisted by current coach Josep (Pep) Clotet

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