Routledge extends love affair with Swansea into ninth season
Swansea winger Wayne Routledge has signed a one-year extension with the Championship club.
The 34-year-old has has made 260 appearances for the Swans since joining from Newcastle in 2011.
Routledge told the club’s website: ‘I am going into my ninth season with Swansea City.
Just saying that puts a big smile on my face.
‘I had a few clubs earlier in my career but then I found Swansea City, and Swansea City found me.
I love playing for the club and I love being here.
‘It was an emotional night at the Liberty in our final home game.
There were a few tears because I didn’t know if that was the last time I would play at the Liberty.
‘But now I can look forward to preparing for next season.’