Swansea City is a Welsh professional football club based in Swansea, Wales, that plays in the Premier League. The club were founded in 1912 as Swansea Town and joined the Football League in 1921. The club changed their name in 1969, when they adopted the name Swansea City to reflect Swansea's new status as a city. Since then Swansea have gone on to win the League Cup once, the Football League Trophy twice and the Welsh Cup a further 9 times. They have also qualified for UEFA Cup Winners' Cup 7 times and the UEFA Europa League once.