FM Preview: Swansea City v West Bromwich Albion 17 Sep 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 16th September 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Swansea City and West Bromwich Albion at 15:00 on 17th September 2011 in the Premier League.
History of the Swansea City v West Bromwich Albion fixture
Swansea City prepare to entertain West Bromwich Albion at Liberty Stadium on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Swans are clearly on top, having won 8 and lost only 2 of the 14 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Liberty Stadium was just last season, in March 2010, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2009/2010||Tue 16 Mar||Swansea City||0-2||West Brom.||Championship|
|2009/2010||Tue 20 Oct||West Brom.||0 - 1||Swansea City||Championship|
|2000/2001||Wed 06 Sep||West Brom.||2 - 1||Swansea City||League Cup|
|2000/2001||Tue 22 Aug||Swansea City||0 - 0||West Brom.||League Cup|
|1992/1993||Wed 19 May||West Brom.||2 - 0||Swansea City||Football League Play-Offs (Lvl 3)|
|1992/1993||Sun 16 May||Swansea City||2 - 1||West Brom.||Football League Play-Offs (Lvl 3)|
|1992/1993||Wed 07 Apr||West Brom.||3 - 0||Swansea City||League Division Two|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Swansea City are unbeaten in their last six home games, but have drawn three of them. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 12 goals for the Swans, with 3 goals against.
West Bromwich Albion have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The Baggies's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 12 goals for and 11 against.
Swansea City are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premier League with a return of just 2 points from their 4 games thus far.
West Bromwich Albion see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premier League, showing a record of 3 points from their 4 games played so far,
Current overall team form
|West Bromwich Albion||6||2||1||3||10||9||7|
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
These are testing times at Liberty Stadium for the Swans and the Madmen are unable to see past West Bromwich Albion claiming victory in a close match.
|Swansea City||Drawn last 2 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
|West Bromwich Albion||4 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.
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