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Swansea boss Rodgers has no complaints after Chelsea defeat

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Swansea manager Brendan Rodgers declared himself proud of his team’s effort against Chelsea yesterday, despite suffering a 4-1 loss.

The newly promoted Welsh side went to Stamford Bridge having not won there since 1925 and never really asserted a hold on the game. Goals from Fernando Torres, Didier Drogba and a brace from Ramires condemned Swansea to a loss, however Rodgers remained upbeat.

“There are no complaints. Chelsea are a world-class outfit and we understand that.” said the Swans boss.

He continued:

“We always knew it was going to be a difficult task.”

Rodgers added that it will not be isolated games against the top-four that will make or break Swansea’s season:

“I’m very proud of the players over the way they’ve opened up the season so far and, like I say, games like today won’t be defining our season.”

Swansea fans will be hoping their team can bounce back next week with a victory at home to Stoke.

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