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Ashley Williams

31-Year-Old Defender     Swansea City  Premier


Wales

STATUS:  Out   INJURY:  Rest    EST. RETURN:  5/22/2016
Birthdate:  August 23, 1984    Birthplace:  Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Nationality:  Wales    Height:  6' 0"    Weight:  157 lbs    Show ContractHide Contract

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Ashley Williams Contract Information:

Signed a ten-year contract with Swansea in March of 2008.

Ashley Williams Stats – Season Projections
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Season Team Mins Goals Assists Shots SOT Pass Com. Acc. Cross Crosses Tckls Won Fouls Won
2015 Proj. Swansea City 3258 1 1 13 2 1647 1 1 49 12

May 5, 2016    Ashley Williams News

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After playing in every match of the campaign, Williams will be rested for the final two matches, according to manager Francesco Guidolin.

With little to play for, Swansea are sitting a few of their stars for the final two matches. That said, Swans defenders don't have much value in those matches, traveling to West Ham and home to Manchester City in the finale.

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Ashley Williams: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

April 9, 2016

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Williams and the Swansea back line kept a clean sheet en route to a 1-0 home win over Chelsea on Saturday.

Williams has been great in fantasy as of late. In addition to Swansea's three straight home clean sheets, Williams has added a goal and assist in two of the last three road matches.

April 2, 2016

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Williams had one assist and conceded four fouls in Saturday's 2-2 draw at Stoke.

He also picked up sixth yellow card of the season. Though the Swansea captain is an first-choice center back, this was just his first assist of the year. Williams has started all 32 games, but the tackles and clean sheet number aren't where you'd want them to be for Williams to find his way into your lineup.

March 21, 2016

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Williams made an impressive 13 clearances and three interceptions on his way to helping Swansea record a clean sheet in their 1-0 home win against Aston Villa on Saturday.

Saturday's result against Villa went a long way to preserving Swansea's Premier League status for another season. Williams has been excellent over the last five games, averaging 11 clearances per outing, which has seen Swansea only concede five goals over that period.

March 5, 2016

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A few days after scoring the winner at Arsenal, Williams grabbed a clean sheet against Norwich City.

Williams hasn't missed a league match all season and is Swansea's most consistent defender. However, he still only has seven clean sheets on the season to go with two goals.

January 18, 2016

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Williams won three tackles, made two interceptions and scored the only goal of Monday's 1-0 win over Watford.

The captain was exceptional in what was a Man of the Match performance, keeping the Swansea back line organized and thumping home a header in the 27th minute. Williams played a vital role in the win that lifted the Swans from the drop zone, and his leadership will be key in helping the club get back on track after a terrible first half of the season. He will try to carry this momentum into Sunday's match versus Everton.

January 29, 2015

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Williams will have a late fitness test ahead of Sunday's match against Southampton, HITC Sport reports.

Williams injured his shoulder during the Jan. 17 match against Chelsea and was forced to miss Tuesday's FA Cup match against Rovers as a result. The 30-year-old has eight clean sheets on the season but is in slight danger of missing Sunday's match.

November 14, 2014

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Williams has played in all 11 Premier League matches for Swansea this season and seems to be firmly within the starting XI.

The defender has five clean sheets, 13 blocks, and 108 clearances on the season. He's a vital part of the the Swans' defensive line and there's no reason to believe that will change as the season continues.