Swansea – Brighton : Preview & Prediction
Swansea City and Brighton & Hove Albion meet at Liberty Stadium in a match of the 11th round of the Barclays Premier League. There is no recent record of direct clashes between the two teams, who have not played any matches in the last 3 years. The last time they faced was on 11-08-2009 in a match that ended with the final result: Swansea City (3-0) Brighton & Hove Albion.
After 2 wins, 2 draws and 6 losses, the home team is in 18th place, having won 8 points. In the last match, they lost with Arsenal away by (2-1), after having lost at home in a game against Leicester City by (1-2). In the last five home games for the championship, Swansea City recorded 1 win and 4 losses, having won 3 points out of 15. There is a tendency for goals in their home games, as 18 of their last 21 matches have ended with over 1.5 goals. In 10 games in this competition, he suffered the first goal 5 times and never managed to turn the board. There are 1 highlights in the last 7 home games in all competitions: he has scored 5 of his 11 goals in the minutes (76′-90 ‘).
Swansea City have been playing poorly in the Premier League, only 1 win in the last 7 rounds, come from 2 consecutive defeats and are looking for a recovery to try to get out of the last standings. The big problem so far has been his attack that has scored only 7 goals and is the third less efficient among the 20 national teams, while the defense has been presenting reasonably, suffered 12 goals and is the eighth less leaked. Playing at home, such as this Saturday’s match, Swansea have the worst performance in the Premier League with only 20% of the points played and it is worth noting that it is the third team that scored the least and the third that suffered most against their fans . For Saturday’s clash, coach Paul Clement will not be able to count on midfielder Renato Sanches on account of injury, a major embezzlement in the breeding sector.
After 3 wins, 3 draws and 4 losses, the visiting team is in 12th place, having won 12 points. In their last match, they drew 1-1 with Southampton at home (1), having won in the last match in a game against West Ham (0-3). In the league, Brighton & Hove Albion won 4 points in 15 chances, after 1 win, 1 draw and 3 losses in their last 5 away games. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, having conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 games for this competition. In 10 games in this competition, he suffered the first goal 4 times and never managed to turn the score.
Brighton & Hove Albion have been medically expected but expected in the English Premier League, are in a 3-game losing streak and want to maintain a good phase to move away from the relegation zone. The team is characterized by a reasonable attack that has scored 10 goals and is the tenth best of the national while their defense has conceded 11 goals and is the eighth less leaked, showing balance between the offensive and defensive sectors, although there is room for improvement in both. Playing away from home, as Saturday’s match, Brighton & Hove Albion won their first win in the last game away from their dominions and it is worth noting that they could not swing the net in 3 of 5 games as a visitor. For the match against Swansea City, coach Chris Hughton has no problems
Swansea – Brighton : Betting Tips
Swansea – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70