FM Preview: Bristol City v Swansea City 01 Feb 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Monday, 31st January 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Bristol City and Swansea City at 19:45 on Tuesday, 1st February 2011 in the Championship.
Swansea City face a trip to Bristol City at Ashton Gate Stadium on Tuesday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Swans will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 20 and win only 5 of the 33 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2010, the Robins carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a Championship match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2010/2011||Wed 10 Nov||Swansea City||0 - 1||Bristol City||CHMP|
|2009/2010||Sat 10 Apr||Bristol City||1 - 0||Swansea City||CHMP|
|2009/2010||Tue 15 Sep||Swansea City||0 - 0||Bristol City||CHMP|
|2008/2009||Sat 18 Apr||Swansea City||1 - 0||Bristol City||CHMP|
|2008/2009||Sat 06 Dec||Bristol City||0 - 0||Swansea City||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sat 07 Apr||Bristol City||0 - 0||Swansea City||LGE1|
|2006/2007||Sun 26 Nov||Swansea City||0 - 0||Bristol City||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Bristol City have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 9 to 8.
Swansea City have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Swans have hit 6 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Bristol City find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 32 points from their 28 matches. Swansea City are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 47 points from 28 games.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Nothing appears to be going right for the Swans out on the road recently, yet the Madmen can see a turn around in fortunes as they battle to a victory in a closely fought contest at Bristol City. Away win
|Bristol City||Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.|
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
|Swansea City||Not won in previous 4 away matches.|
No win in the 2 most recent games.
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