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Angel Rangel

31-Year-Old Defender     Swansea City  Premier


STATUS:  Game-Time Decision   INJURY:  Leg    EST. RETURN:  8/16/2014
Birthdate:  October 29, 1982    
Nationality:  Spain    Height:  6' 2"    Weight:  185 lbs    

July 29, 2014    Angel Rangel News

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Rangel sat out Tuesday's friendly against Exeter with a dead leg, Swansea's Official Site reports.

Rangel was able to play 45 minutes during Swansea's friendly against Plymouth on Sunday, so it seems reasonable to assume that he and the coaching staff decided to give his minor injury time to heal with such a short layover in between matches. At this point, Rangel seems like a viable candidate to assume a spot in the starting XI when he and his teammates take on Manchester United on Aug. 16.

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Angel Rangel: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

April 29, 2014

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Rangel has been ruled out for the remainder of the season with a groin strain he suffered in the Swans' 4-1 victory over Aston Villa on Saturday.

Rangel was a mainstay in the Swansea back line, and will end the season having recorded one assist to go with six clean sheets.

March 23, 2014

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Rangel recorded an assist in Swansea's 2-3 loss to Everton on Saturday.

Rangel's assist was his first of the season. The Spanish defender doesn't get involved enough on the attack, and Swansea hasn't been able to notch enough clean sheets this season to make him relevant in most fantasy formats.

March 8, 2013

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May 5, 2012

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Rangel's freak hamstring injury was nearly set to end his season after he fell down stairs while carrying his 18-month old son, but it looks like he has avoided severe injury.

December 2, 2011

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Rangel is expected to miss a month with an ankle injury.

Jazz Richards will get his first Premier League start this weekend as a result.

June 29, 2011

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Rangel has agreed in principal to a new three-year deal with Swansea City that he will sign in the upcoming weeks, Sky Sports reports.

Rangel was available on a free transfer, but will stay with the club that brought him to England from his native Spain in 2007.