Popular former Sheffield United star back in Championship after just a month in League One
He’d been out of the game for a while after a release from Sheffield United and then got back into action with Swindon Town in January.
Kieron Freeman’s stint in League One didn’t last long, though, with the former Blades defender making a somewhat surprising return to the Championship with promotion-cashing Swansea City.
The Swans announced the signing at 12.45am, almost two hours after the deadline, with Freeman moving for an undisclosed fee.
The one-cap Wales international has signed a contract until the end of the season.
Freeman made 141 appearances for United, playing a pivotal role in promotion to the Championship in Chris Wilder’s first season and remained a key member of the squad that went up into the Premier League.
The 28-year old was released in August last year and, such are his talents, was surprisingly without a club until January when he moved to Swindon Town.
Freeman made just two appearanes for the Robins before his deadline day move.