FM Preview: Swansea City v Coventry City 14 Sep 2010

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History of the Swansea City v Coventry City fixture

Swansea City prepare to entertain Coventry City at Liberty Stadium on Tuesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 12 games played, Swans have recorded 4 wins, and Coventry City have come away with 3 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Liberty Stadium was less than a year ago, in January 2010, when they played out a goalless draw in a Championship match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2009/2010Tue 26 JanSwansea City0-0Coventry CityCHMP
2009/2010Sat 22 AugCoventry City0 - 1Swansea CityCHMP
2008/2009Fri 26 DecSwansea City0 - 0Coventry CityCHMP
2008/2009Tue 25 NovCoventry City1 - 1Swansea CityCHMP
1982/1983Sat 22 JanCoventry City0 - 0Swansea CityPREM
1982/1983Tue 31 AugSwansea City2 - 1Coventry CityPREM
1981/1982Sat 13 MarSwansea City0 - 0Coventry CityPREM

Recent respective form guides

Swansea City are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. During these games, Swans have smashed 14 goals past the opposition and conceded a paltry 1.

In complete contrast to Swansea City, Coventry City are having a torrid time on their travels, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. While the Sky Blues have hit 4 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Swansea City see themselves just below half way in the Npower Championship, showing a record of 6 points from their 5 games played so far, Coventry City's 8 points from 5 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Swansea City640212512
Coventry City6222898

FootyMad's prediction ...

Swansea City may be coming up against a decent side in Coventry City, but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Swans. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Swansea City Won 3 successive home games.
4 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 7 .
Coventry City Not won in previous 8 away matches.
No win in the 2 most recent games.