Swansea City are lining up a deal for Newcastle United winger Wayne Routledge.

Routledge is available from Toon and is wanted by QPR and Nottingham Forest.

Sky Sports says Swansea are closing in on a £1.5million swoop for the ex-Crystal Palace star.

Swans boss Brendan Rodgers has stated his desire to further strengthen his squad after already making additions this summer.

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