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Swansea captain Cork in fitness fight for Watford match

Jack Cork suffered a minor ankle sprain in Saturday's defeat against West Ham. Credit: John Walton/PA Wire/PA Images

Swansea captain Jack Cork is having intensive treatment in a bid to be back fit to face Watford on Saturday.

The 27 year old was forced off in the 65th minutes of Saturday's game against West Ham which ended in defeat, after falling heavily on his ankle.

An update on the Swansea City website says Cork suffered a minor ankle sprain and will have intensive treatment ahead of this weekend's fixture at Vicarage Road.

The Swans are two points away from safety in 18th place after taking just one point from their last five matches

Cardiff Devils lose out on Grand Slam after Sheffield defeat

Cardiff Devils lost 6-5 to Sheffield. Credit: ITV Cymru Wales

The Cardiff Devils have narrowly missed out on taking the Grand Slam after losing to Sheffield 6-5 in the Elite League play-offs.

The Devils had a strong opening taking a 3-1 lead after 20 minutes.

It was thanks to goals from Guillaume Doucet, Joey Haddad and Joey Martin.

But Sheffield were quick on the return, scoring four times to push ahead 5-4 after 40 minutes.

Andrew Hotham brought the game to a 5-5 tie just 54 seconds into the third period.

This was the final goal of the final period, seeing the game pushed in to overtime.

Sheffield's Levi Nelson scored the goal to end the game which sees the Steelers become the Playoff Champions of 2017.

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Injury concerns for Swansea ahead of crucial West Ham match

Swansea have several injury concerns for the Premier League relegation battle at West Ham.

Fernando Llorente could return to face West Ham tomorrow. Credit: PA

Top scorer Fernando Llorente could return after missing the last two games with an ankle problem, but Kyle Naughton is struggling with a hamstring injury sustained in the midweek defeat to Tottenham.

Midfielder Leroy Fer is likely to be deployed at right-back if Naughton misses out, while goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski will be checked after he suffered a heavy collision in the closing stages against Spurs.

Provisional squad: Fabianski, Naughton, Fernandez, Mawson, Olsson, Cork, Carroll, Ki, Fer, Routledge, Sigurdsson, Llorente, Ayew, Nordfeldt, Kingsley, Amat, Van der Hoorn, Britton, Fulton, Montero, Narsingh, McBurnie, Borja, Roberts.

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