FM Preview: Queens Park Rangers v Swansea City 18 Aug 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 17th August 2012
The game between Queens Park Rangers and Swansea City in the Premier League on 18th August 2012 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Queens Park Rangers v Swansea City fixture
Swansea City face a trip to Queens Park Rangers at Loftus Road on Saturday afternoon, looking to break their duck against the hosts. The Swans have crashed to defeat in more than half of the matches.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Loftus Road was less than a year ago, in April 2012, with Queens Park Rangers running out comfortable 3-0 winners in a Premier League match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Wed 11 Apr||Q.P.R.||3-0||Swansea City||Premier League|
|2011/2012||Tue 27 Dec||Swansea City||1 - 1||Q.P.R.||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Sun 26 Dec||Q.P.R.||4 - 0||Swansea City||Championship|
|2010/2011||Tue 19 Oct||Swansea City||0 - 0||Q.P.R.||Championship|
|2009/2010||Sat 20 Mar||Q.P.R.||1 - 1||Swansea City||Championship|
|2009/2010||Sat 03 Oct||Swansea City||2 - 0||Q.P.R.||Championship|
|2008/2009||Tue 17 Mar||Q.P.R.||1 - 0||Swansea City||Championship|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Queens Park Rangers are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 11 goals for the Rangers, with 4 goals against.
Swansea City have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Swans's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
Current overall team form
|Queens Park Rangers||6||3||0||3||8||10||9|
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Swansea City have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Queens Park Rangers may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win
|Queens Park Rangers||Won 5 successive home games.
6 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 11 .
|Swansea City||Not won in previous 4 away matches.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here