FM Preview: Swansea City v Tottenham Hotspur 31 Dec 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 30th December 2011
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Swansea City take on Tottenham Hotspur in a Premier League match on 31st December 2011 at 15:00.
History of the Swansea City v Tottenham Hotspur fixture
Swansea City play host to Tottenham Hotspur at Liberty Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 15 games played, Swans have recorded 7 wins, and Tottenham Hotspur have come away with 4 victories.
The last time the two teams met at Swansea City was amazingly over twenty years ago, in September 1991, the Swans carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a League Cup match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|1991/1992||Wed 09 Oct||Tottenham H.||5 - 1||Swansea City||League Cup|
|1991/1992||Wed 25 Sep||Swansea City||1-0||Tottenham H.||League Cup|
|1982/1983||Sat 12 Feb||Tottenham H.||1 - 0||Swansea City||First Division|
|1982/1983||Sat 02 Oct||Swansea City||2 - 0||Tottenham H.||First Division|
|1981/1982||Wed 05 May||Tottenham H.||2 - 1||Swansea City||First Division|
|1981/1982||Tue 22 Sep||Swansea City||2 - 1||Tottenham H.||First Division|
|1978/1979||Wed 06 Sep||Tottenham H.||1 - 3||Swansea City||League Cup|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Swansea City have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the Swans in those games, with 3 conceded.
The Spurs have had a decent run of form away from home recently, picking up four victories from the last six. Those games have seen the Spurs pummel 13 goals, and let in 5.
Swansea City find themselves struggling down in 14th position in the league having picked up 19 points from their 18 matches.
Tottenham Hotspur's total of 38 points from their 17 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Swans are in quite good form at home, but the FootyMad team thinks on this occasion, Tottenham Hotspur will prove too strong and win this game comfortably. Away win
|Swansea City||Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Tottenham Hotspur||8 games since last away draw.
5 games since last defeat.
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