Wayne Routledge

Position: Centre-midfield
Team: Swansea City
Born: January 7, 1985 (age 29)
Hometown: Sidcup, London
Height: 5'7"
Nationality: English
Spurs player Erik Lamela (l) challenges Swansea player Jefferson Montero during the Barclays Premier League match on December 14, 2014
Match Analysis: Swansea City 1-2 Tottenham Hotspur
Sports Mole takes a closer look at Tottenham's dramatic 2-1 win at Swansea in the Premier League.
Dec 14, 18:22
 Spurs player Christian Eriksen celebrates after scoring the second Spurs goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Tottenham Hotspur at Liberty Stadium on December 14, 2014
Result: Late Christian Eriksen strike salvages victory for Tottenham Hotspur
Tottenham Hotspur score late on to secure all three points in a 2-1 victory over Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium.
Dec 14, 17:52
Harry Redknapp, manager of QPR looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Queens Park Rangers and Stoke City at Loftus Road on September 20, 2014
Harry Redknapp rallies Queens Park Rangers ahead of Burnley "six-pointer"
Harry Redknapp envisages a 'massive six-pointer' between QPR and Burnley at Loftus Road.
Dec 3, 01:23
Eduardo Vargas of QPR takes Ashley Williams and Leon Britton of Swansea City during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Queens Park Rangers at Liberty Stadium on December 2, 2014
Player Ratings: Swansea City 2-0 Queens Park Rangers
Sports Mole rates and slates the individual performances of those involved in Swansea City's 2-0 Premier League win over QPR at the Liberty Stadium.
Dec 2, 23:15
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 hails "very complete performance" by Swansea City
Swansea City manager Garry Monk says that his side put in a "very complete performance" against Queens Park Rangers.
Dec 2, 22:31
Eduardo Vargas of QPR takes Ashley Williams and Leon Britton of Swansea City during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Queens Park Rangers at Liberty Stadium on December 2, 2014
Match Analysis: Swansea City 2-0 Queens Park Rangers
Sports Mole casts an eye over Swansea City's 2-0 Premier League win over Queens Park Rangers, which was a bittersweet night for Hoops keeper Robert Green.
Dec 2, 22:30
Ki Sung-Yueng of Swansea City celebrates as he scores their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Queens Park Rangers at Liberty Stadium on December 2, 2014
Result: Late goals give Swansea City win
Swansea City score twice in the last 15 minutes to earn a 2-0 win over Queens Park Rangers at the Liberty Stadium.
Dec 2, 21:37
Eduardo Vargas of QPR takes Ashley Williams and Leon Britton of Swansea City during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Queens Park Rangers at Liberty Stadium on December 2, 2014
Half-Time Report: Robert Green keeps Queens Park Rangers level with Swansea City
Robert Green makes a series of saves in the first half to keep Queens Park Rangers on level terms with Swansea City.
Dec 2, 20:33
Eduardo Vargas of QPR takes Ashley Williams and Leon Britton of Swansea City during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Queens Park Rangers at Liberty Stadium on December 2, 2014
Live Commentary: Swansea City 2-0 Queens Park Rangers - as it happened
Relive how QPR endured another miserable away day thanks to late goals from Swansea's Ki Sung-yueng and Wayne Routledge, courtesy of Sports Mole's live text coverage.
Dec 2, 18:46
Wilfried Bony of Swansea City celebrates scoring their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Leicester City at Liberty Stadium on October 25, 2014
Preview: Swansea City vs. Queens Park Rangers
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash between Swansea and QPR at the Liberty Stadium as the Hoops go in search of a first away point since their promotion.
Dec 1, 18:45
Mile Jedinak of Crystal Palace celebrates with team mates as he scores their first and equalising goal from a penalty during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Crystal Palace at Liberty Stadium on November 29, 2014
Match Analysis: Swansea City 1-1 Crystal Palace
Sports Mole takes a closer look at how Swansea were made to settle for a 1-1 draw with Crystal Palace in their Premier League game at the Liberty Stadium.
Nov 29, 17:35
Swansea manager Garry Monk prior to kick-off against Chelsea in the Premier League match on April 13, 2014
Team News: Wayne Routledge, Jonjo Shelvey come in for Swansea City
Garry Monk makes two changes to his Swansea City side, with Wayne Routledge and Jonjo Shelvey coming in for the clash against Crystal Palace.
Nov 29, 14:28
Mile Jedinak of Crystal Palace celebrates scoring his team's third goal with team mates during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Liverpool at Selhurst Park on November 23, 2014
Preview: Swansea City vs. Crystal Palace
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash between Swansea and Crystal Palace at the Liberty Stadium as the Eagles go in search of consecutive victories.
Nov 27, 23:00
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
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Copa del Rey
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Athletic Bilbao
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Alcoyano
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Elche
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Real Valladolid
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