Report: Swansea and Charlton in talks to sign Ruben Lameiras

A general view of the Liberty Stadium ahead of the Premier League match between Swansea City and Liverpool at Liberty Stadium on January 22, 2018 in Swansea, Wales.

Ruben Lameiras is reportedly wanted by Championship pair Swansea City and Charlton Athletic after impressing with Plymouth Argyle.

Ruben Lameiras of Plymouth Argyle during the Sky Bet League One match between Shrewsbury Town and Plymouth Argyle at New Meadow on November 27, 2018 in Shrewsbury, United Kingdom.

Swansea City are in talks to sign Plymouth Argyle midfielder Ruben Lameiras, according to The Guardian.

It looks like another summer of change for The Swans, who have already lost star winger Daniel James to Manchester United and manager Graham Potter to Brighton and Hove Albion.

England U17 coach Steve Cooper looks set to replace Potter at the Liberty Stadium and, according to reports, Lameiras could be his first signing in another new era in South Wales.


A 24-year-old former Tottenham Hotspur youngster, Lamieras is currently plying his trade in for Plymouth but the South Coast club look set to lose one of their key players after being relegated to League Two last season.

The Portuguese midfielder, who can also play on the wing, still managed to score 12 goals for the Green Army in 2018/19.

Plymouth Argyle's Ruben Lameiras in action during the Sky Bet League One match between Plymouth Argyle and Scunthorpe United at Home Park on May 4, 2019 in Plymouth, United Kingdom.

Lisbon-born Lameiras was expected to move to France with Bordeaux but, after the move fell through, Swansea look set to take advantage with The Guardian reporting that they are in talks to sign a player whose contract expires at the end of the month.

Charlton Athletic, promoted to the Championship in May, have also held discussions.

Ruben Lameiras of Spurs in action during the Barclays U21 Premier League match between Norwich City U21 and Tottenham Hotspur U21 at Carrow Road on October 14, 2014 in Norwich, England.

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