Swansea – Leicester : Preview & Prediction
The home team is currently in 13th place with 8 points, after 2 wins, 2 draws and 4 losses. In the penultimate match, he lost out to West Ham by (1-0). In the last match, won at home to Huddersfield Town by (2-0). This is a team that normally achieves more positive results as a visitor than at home, having won 5 away points, scoring 2 goals and conceding 1 and 3 points in their stadium with 3 goals scored and 7 goals conceded. For the championship, the Swansea City won 3 points in 12 chances, after 1 victory and 3 losses in the last 4 games that played in his stadium. This is a team that scores a few times first: just opened the scoring in 2 of their last 8 games by the Barclays Premier League, these 2 reached the break in advantage in all and won in the late 90 ‘in all. In 8 games in this competition, he suffered the first goal 4 times and never managed to turn the score. In the last 5 home games in all competitions there are 1 highlights: you have 5 of your 7 goals between the minutes (76’-90 ‘).
Swansea City have recovered from two straight defeats with a good win in the last round and are looking for another positive result to try to reach the top half of the qualifying table. The team is characterized by a rather inefficient attack that has scored only 5 goals and is third worst of the competition, while the defense, on the other hand, has suffered only 8 goals and is the fifth less leaked, demonstrating the imbalance between the offensive and defensive sectors. Playing at home, such as Saturday’s clash, Swansea City have the worst advantage of the Premier League with only 25% of points earned and it is worth noting that it is the fourth team that scored the least and the second most suffered goals in the condition of . For the confrontation against Leicester, the team will not be able to rely on midfielder Renato Sanches and striker Bony, both on account of injury.
After 1 win, 3 draws and 4 losses, the visiting team is in 18th place, having won 6 points. In the last match, they drew 1-1 with West Bromwich at home (1-1), after their previous match drew away in a game against Bournemouth (0-0). This is a stronger team in their stadium, where they won 4 points, against only 2 in their games as a visitor. In the league, Leicester City had 2 points in 12 chances, after 2 draws and 2 losses in their last 4 away games.
For this competition, you do not win as a visitor for 4 games. The team conceded goals in 6 of the last 8 games, so they have not shown great defensive solidity, but their attack has scored regularly, as they managed to achieve in 6 of the last 8 games in this competition. This is a team that has presented difficulties in making the first goal and they only managed to open the scoring once in the last 8 games in the Barclays Premier League. In 8 games in this competition, he never managed to get back on the scoring in the 6 games in which he conceded the first goal. There are 2 periods in the last 6 matches played as a visitor for all competitions: he scored 3 of his 8 goals between the minutes (46’-60 ‘); suffered 4 of his 8 goals in minutes (76’-90 ‘).
Leicester City have been performing much lower than expected in the English Premier League, are in the relegation zone, have not won 6 games and need to urgently seek a reaction to move away from the last place. The big problem so far has been the low performance of the defensive system, having conceded 13 goals and is the fourth most leaked defense of the national, while the offensive system scored 10 goals, being the eighth most positive of the competition, demonstrating that it needs a better performance of both sectors to get out of the uncomfortable situation in which it is. Playing away from home, as the match on Saturday, Leicester City have not yet won and it is worth noting that scored just 1 goal in the last 3 games as a visitor. For the confrontation against Swansea, coach Craig Shakespeare will have at his disposal Drinkwater and defender Robert Huth, both returning from injury.
Swansea – Leicester : Betting Tips
Swansea City and Leicester City play at Liberty Stadium in a 9th round Barclays Premier League duel. At this stage, the history of direct confrontations is favorable to the home team, which has 2 wins and 1 loss in the last 3 games. In fact, the last time they faced at this stadium was on 12-02-2017, in a game for the Barclays Premier League that ended with the victory of Swansea City by (2-0). The goals of the match were scored by A. Mawson (36 ‘) and Martin Olsson (45’) for Swansea City. Although this is a game between 13th and 18th of the overall ranking, it is actually a game between the 19th place in the home games and the 13th as a visitor.
Swansea – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.90
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.80