Swansea aiming to thwart Chelsea again

Spanish winger Pablo Hernandez could return to Swansea's starting XI tonight, after recovering from a thigh injury. He's likely to line up against Chelsea's attacking fulcrum Juan Mata - a former roommate from the time they spent together at Valencia.

Pablo Hernandez celebrates
Pablo scored a late equaliser as Swansea drew with Chelsea in the league in November Credit: John Walton / EMPICS Sport

The first leg of the Capital One Cup semi-final is at Stamford Bridge tonight, before a return game at the Liberty Stadium on 23 January. Swansea are aiming to reach a major Wembley cup final for the first time in their history.


Swansea in Cup final

Swansea City are through to their first league cup final at Wembley, after holding Chelsea to a draw at the Liberty Stadium. Chelsea's Eden Hazard has apologised after he was sent off for appearing to kick a Swansea ball boy during the match.