Swansea City (formerly known as Swansea Town) are a Welsh team playing in the English league structure. Bristol Rovers and Swansea have met 80 times, with the better record belonging to Rovers: 32 wins to Swansea's 25. The first Football League meeting between the teams was on Christmas day, 1920 at Eastville when both teams were in the newly-created Football League Division Three, and ended in a 2-1 victory for Swansea Town, as they were then called. The second meeting came just two days later on 27 December, when the result was a 2-2 draw.
- Last meeting: 24 March 2008 - Swansea City 2-2 Bristol Rovers
- Biggest win: 2 October 1954 - Bristol Rovers 7-0 Swansea Town
- Biggest loss: 15 April 1922 - Swansea Town 8-1 Bristol Rovers
- Highest aggregate score: 25 December 1957 - Swansea Town 6-4 Bristol Rovers
Players who represented both clubsEdit
Some of the players who have been on the books of both Bristol Rovers and Swansea City are listed below.