Date: 6th January 2009 at 12:28pm
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Recent loan signing Nathan Dyer says he is excited with his loan to Swansea City.

by rhysjones1
“This guy seems to have the right attitude. Looking forward to seeing him play”

The Southampton winger has recently been on loan with Sheffield United, and our performance at home against the Blades sold him a move to the Liberty Stadium.

He was impressed by our performance that day, and later said the Swans were the best side ‘he’s ever seen’.

Dyer told the Official Site:

‘Sheffield wanted me to extend the loan, but once the gaffer (Roberto) spoke to me last week there was only one place I wanted to be.

‘I hadn’t played many games at Sheffield and I was well impressed with the way Swansea played against us at the Liberty.

‘I hadn’t seen a Championship side play football like that before. Everything was on the ground and that’s the way I like to play. I think Swansea will suit my style.”

‘I’ve spoken to the gaffer and he wants me to play as a second striker as well as a winger,”

‘I want to be a goalscorer as well as a provider, but I will have to get myself into the side first.

‘I’ve trained a few times with the boys now and I’ve been well impressed. Everyone can play so I don’t expect to walk into the side. I’m going to have to train hard and take my chance when it comes along.

‘But I’m excited about things here. Swansea definitely have a chance of reaching the play-offs.

‘They have a Premiership team with a Premiership manager.”