Wayne Routledge

Position: Centre-midfield
Team: Swansea City
Born: January 7, 1985 (age 29)
Hometown: Sidcup, London
Height: 5'7"
Nationality: English
Gylfi Sigurdsson of Swansea City celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Swansea City at Old Trafford on August 16, 2014
Preview: Manchester City vs. Swansea City
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash between Man City and Swansea, who could go level on points with the champions with victory at the Etihad Stadium.
Nov 20, 18:20
Nacer Chadli of Spurs and Mathieu Flamini of Arsenal battle for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium on September 01, 2013
Team News: Arsenal make one change for Swansea City clash
Mathieu Flamini replaces Mikel Arteta in the Arsenal starting lineup for their Premier League match against Swansea City.
Nov 9, 15:19
Samuel Eto'o of Everton warms up ahead of the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Chelsea at Goodison Park on August 30, 2014
Team News: Samuel Eto'o keeps place for Everton
Samuel Eto'o retains his place in the Everton side to face Swansea City after his goalscoring heroics against Burnley last week.
Nov 1, 14:45
Wilfried Bony of Swansea City is challenged by Gareth Barry of Everton during the Barclays Premier League match on November 1, 2014
Live Commentary: Everton 0-0 Swansea City - as it happened
Sports Mole's live text commentary of the Premier League match between Everton and Swansea City at Goodison Park.
Nov 1, 14:00
Stoke City players surround Referee Michael Oliver after he awarded Swansea City a penalty during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Swansea City at Britannia Stadium on October 19, 2014
Match Analysis: Stoke City 2-1 Swansea City
Sports Mole takes a closer look at Stoke's 2-1 win at home to Swansea in the Premier League.
Oct 19, 18:26
Stoke City's English-born Irish striker Jonathan Walters celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the English Premier League football match between Stoke City and Swansea City at the Britannia Stadium in Stoke-on-Trent, central England on October
Result: Jonathan Walters wins it for Stoke City
Jonathan Walters scores the winner as Stoke City beat Swansea City 2-1 in the Premier League this afternoon.
Oct 19, 17:52
Swansea's Wilfried Bony celebrates after scoring his team's opening goal against Stoke on November 10, 2013
Half-Time Report: Stoke City, Swansea City level at break
Wilfried Bony and Charlie Adam both score penalties as Stoke City and Swansea City sit level at 1-1 at the interval of their Premier League encounter.
Oct 19, 16:47
Swansea City's English manager Garry Monk gestures during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Swansea City at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England on August 16, 2014
Garry Monk: 'Tottenham Hotspur spell improved Gylfi Sigurdsson'
Swansea City boss Garry Monk believes that Gylfi Sigurdsson's two-year spell at Tottenham Hotspur made the Iceland international a better player.
Oct 6, 04:19
Wilfried Bony of Swansea City shoots past Paul Dummett of Newcastle United to score their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Newcastle United at Liberty Stadium on October 4, 2014
Player Ratings: Swansea City 2-2 Newcastle United
Sports Mole takes a closer look at the individual performances of the players involved in Newcastle's 2-2 draw away to Swansea in the Premier League.
Oct 4, 18:24
Alan Pardew manager of Newcastle United looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Hull City and Newcastle United at KC Stadium on March 1, 2014
Alan Pardew: 'Newcastle United showed character'
Alan Pardew says that Newcastle United showed "character" in their 2-2 draw with Swansea City.
Oct 4, 18:18
Papiss Demba Cisse of Newcastle United (R) scores their second past goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski of Swansea City during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Newcastle United at Liberty Stadium on October 4, 2014
Match Analysis: Swansea City 2-2 Newcastle United
Sports Mole takes a closer look at Newcastle's 2-2 draw away to Swansea in the Premier League.
Oct 4, 17:37
Swansea manager Garry Monk prior to kick-off against Chelsea in the Premier League match on April 13, 2014
Garry Monk: 'Swansea City should have won'
Garry Monk says that his Swansea City side should have beaten Newcastle United after their draw on Saturday.
Oct 4, 17:30
Newcastle player Papiss Cisse celebrates after scoring the first Newcastle goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Newcastle United at Liberty Stadium on October 4, 2014
Result: Two-goal Papiss Cisse rescues Newcastle United
Papiss Cisse scores twice to give Newcastle United a 2-2 draw away to Swansea City in the Premier League.
Oct 4, 16:54
Papiss Demba Cisse of Newcastle United (R) scores their second past goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski of Swansea City during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Newcastle United at Liberty Stadium on October 4, 2014
Live Commentary: Swansea City 2-2 Newcastle United - as it happened
Sports Mole's minute-by-minute report of Newcastle's 2-2 draw away to Swansea in the Premier League.
Oct 4, 13:59
Swansea player Wayne Routledge gets in a shot at goal during the UEFA Europa League play-off first leg between Swansea City and FC Petrolul Ploiesti at Liberty Stadium on August 22, 2013
Swansea City's Wayne Routledge to receive England call-up?
England manager Roy Hodgson is reportedly expected to call up Swansea City winger Wayne Routledge to the squad for Euro 2016 qualifiers against San Marino and Estonia.
Sep 30, 06:20
Nathan Dyer of Swansea City is tackled by Billy Jones of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Swansea City at Stadium of Light on September 27, 2014
Player Ratings: Sunderland 0-0 Swansea City
Sports Mole rates each player that took part in this afternoon's goalless Premier League draw between Sunderland and Swansea City.
Sep 27, 18:20
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Result: Stalemate between Sunderland and Swansea City
Sunderland and ten-man Swansea City play out a goalless draw despite some good football from both sides.
Sep 27, 16:59
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Half-Time Report: Sunderland and Swansea City level
Sunderland and Swansea City are level in their Premier League clash despite some good chances.
Sep 27, 15:51
Swansea player Wayne Routledge celebrates with Wilfried Bony after scoring the second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and West Bromwich Albion at Liberty Stadium on August 30, 2014
Wayne Routledge pens one-year Swansea City contract extension
Wayne Routledge pens a one-year contract extension at Swansea City to keep him at the club until 2018.
Sep 25, 14:39
Wayne Routledge of Swansea City is closed down by Robert Snodgrass of Norwich City during the Barclays Premier League match on March 29, 2014
Swansea City boss Garry Monk: 'New Wayne Routledge contract in the pipeline'
Swansea City manager Garry Monk reveals that the club are in discussions with Wayne Routledge over a new contract and hope that an agreement can be reached shortly.
Sep 24, 01:53
Southampton player Victor Wanyama celebrates with team mates after scoring the first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Southampton at Liberty Stadium on September 20, 2014
Player Ratings: Swansea City 0-1 Southampton
Sports Mole runs the rule over the players involved in Southampton's 1-0 win at Swansea City.
Sep 20, 17:50
Swansea City`s Ivorian striker Wilfried Bony receives a red card from referee Jon Moss after making a second bookable tackle on Southampton`s Maya Yoshida during the English Premier League football match between Swansea City and Southampton at the Liberty
Result: Victor Wanyama guides Southampton past 10-man Swansea City
Victor Wanyama scores the only goal of the game to fire Southampton to a 1-0 victory over 10-man Swansea City as Wilfried Bony is sent off for Garry Monk's side.
Sep 20, 16:57
Gylfi Sigurdsson of Swansea shoots at goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Southampton at Liberty Stadium on September 20, 2014
Half-Time Report: Goalless between 10-man Swansea City, Southampton
Swansea City are reduced to 10 men in the first half of their clash with Southampton as Wilfried Bony sees red with the scores at 0-0 at the break.
Sep 20, 15:49
Bafetibis Gomis and Jordi Amat of Swansea City celebrate as John Terry of Chelsea scores an own goal for their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Swansea City at Stamford Bridge on September 13, 2014
Result: Diego Costa hat-trick downs Swansea City
Diego Costa bags a hat-trick as Chelsea beat Swansea 4-2 at Stamford Bridge to maintain their 100% start to the Premier League season.
Sep 13, 16:52
Diego Costa of Chelsea celebrates as he scores their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Leicester City at Stamford Bridge on August 23, 2014
Half-Time Report: Late Diego Costa header denies Swansea City advantage
Chelsea hitman Diego Costa heads a late first-half equaliser to hold Swansea to a 1-1 half-time draw at Stamford Bridge.
Sep 13, 15:49
Swansea's Jonjo Shelvey in action against FC Petrolul Ploiesti on August 22, 2013
Roy Hodgson: 'Jonjo Shelvey always considered by England'
England manager Roy Hodgson insists that Swansea City midfielder Jonjo Shelvey is in his thoughts, despite not being included in his recent squad.
Sep 3, 09:47
Branislav Ivanovic of Chelsea celebrates scoring his team's second goal with team mates during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Chelsea at Goodison Park on August 30, 2014
Premier League in numbers: Week 3
Sports Mole looks back over the third round of Premier League matches with a selection of facts and figures.
Sep 2, 12:56
Swansea player Wayne Routledge celebrates with Wilfried Bony after scoring the second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and West Bromwich Albion at Liberty Stadium on August 30, 2014
Player Ratings: Swansea City 3-0 West Bromwich Albion
Sports Mole rates the performances from Swansea City's comprehensive 3-0 home victory over West Bromwich Albion this afternoon.
Aug 30, 18:13
Swansea player Nathan Dyer celebrates after opening the scoring during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and West Bromwich Albion at Liberty Stadium on August 30, 2014
Match Analysis: Swansea City 3-0 West Bromwich Albion
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at Swansea City's 3-0 victory over West Bromwich Albion at the Liberty Stadium this afternoon.
Aug 30, 17:35
Swansea player Wayne Routledge celebrates with Wilfried Bony after scoring the second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and West Bromwich Albion at Liberty Stadium on August 30, 2014
Half-Time Report: Swansea City in control against West Bromwich Albion
Goals from Wayne Routledge and Nathan Dyer give Swansea a 2-0 half-time lead over West Bromwich Albion.
Aug 30, 15:48
Swansea player Wayne Routledge celebrates with Wilfried Bony after scoring the second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and West Bromwich Albion at Liberty Stadium on August 30, 2014
Live Commentary: Swansea City 3-0 West Bromwich Albion - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Swansea City's comprehensive 3-0 victory over West Bromwich Albion at the Liberty Stadium.
Aug 30, 14:00
New Man Utd captain Wayne Rooney in action against Swansea on August 16, 2014
Match Analysis: Manchester United 1-2 Swansea City
Sports Mole takes a closer look at Manchester United's opening-day defeat at home to Swansea City in the Premier League.
Aug 16, 15:19
Gylfi Sigurdsson of Swansea City celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Swansea City at Old Trafford on August 16, 2014
Result: Swansea City beat Manchester United in Premier League opener
Manchester United lose 2-1 to Swansea City in their first Premier League match under new manager Louis van Gaal.
Aug 16, 14:40
Swansea's Wayne Routledge celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Cardiff during their Premier League match on February 8, 2014
Result: Swansea City too good for Reading
Swansea City prove too good for Championship side Reading winning their pre-season friendly at the Madejski Stadium 3-1 to respond to defeat at Bournemouth.
Aug 2, 17:55
Swansea manager Garry Monk prior to kick-off against Chelsea in the Premier League match on April 13, 2014
Three players Swansea City should sign
Sports Mole picks out three players that would improve Garry Monk's playing squad at Swansea City.
Jul 23, 12:16
Swansea City's English midfielder Wayne Routledge (2R) celebrates with Swansea City's Spanish midfielder Alejandro Pozuelo (R) after scoring the opening goal against Manchester United on January 5, 2014
Report: Garry Monk pushes for Wayne Routledge to get Swansea City extension
Swansea City boss Garry Monk is reportedly pushing for a new deal for Wayne Routledge that will bring him in line with the club's top earners.
Jul 8, 22:48
Swansea's Ashley Williams in action against Malmo on August 1, 2013
Ashley Williams deletes Twitter account after Michael Chopra threats?
Swansea City captain Ashley Williams deletes his Twitter account following threats from Michael Chopra.
May 26, 10:53
Swansea City's Nathan Dyer celebrates his opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Swansea City at Stadium of Light on May 11, 2014
Half-Time Report: Swansea City take control at Sunderland
Swansea City are 2-0 up at Sunderland after a commanding first-half display.
May 11, 15:50
Chelsea's Demba Ba is congratulated by team mates after scoring the opening goal against Swansea during the Premier League match on April 13, 2014
Result: Chelsea edge out 10-man Swansea City
Chelsea move back to within two points of Liverpool at the summit of the Premier League table by beating 10-man Swansea 1-0.
Apr 13, 18:01
George Boyd of Hull City celebrates after scoring the opening goal with a header during the Barclays Premier league match between Hull City and Swansea City at KC Stadium on April 5, 2014
Match Analysis: Hull City 1-0 Swansea City
Sports Mole takes a closer look at Hull City 's 1-0 victory over Swansea City at the KC Stadium.
Apr 5, 17:54
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