Swansea City travel to take on Burnley at Turf Moor at tea-time on Saturday, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Swans will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them taste defeat on 12 occasions, and draw 7, from the 20 games played.
The last time the two teams met at Burnley was more than a decade ago, in September 1995, with Burnley running out comfortable 3 - 0 winners in a League Division Two match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sat 20 Sep||Swansea City||1 - 1||Burnley||CHMP|
|1995/1996||Sat 16 Dec||Swansea City||2 - 4||Burnley||LGE1|
|1995/1996||Sat 30 Sep||Burnley||3 - 0||Swansea City||LGE1|
|1993/1994||Sat 16 Apr||Burnley||1 - 1||Swansea City||LGE1|
|1993/1994||Tue 02 Nov||Swansea City||3 - 1||Burnley||LGE1|
|1992/1993||Fri 05 Feb||Swansea City||1 - 1||Burnley||LGE1|
|1992/1993||Sat 15 Aug||Burnley||1 - 0||Swansea City||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Burnley have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Clarets in those games, with 6 conceded.
Swansea City have an average recent record on the road, remaining unbeaten in the last six, though five of those have been draws. The Swans's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 5 goals for and 4 against.
Burnley's total of 43 points from their 26 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca-Cola Championship. Swansea City's 35 points from 26 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Swansea City have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Burnley may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win
|Burnley||Not won in the 4 most recent games.|
|Swansea City||Previous 4 away games have finished all-square.|
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
Drawn each of the last 8 games.
No win in the 9 most recent games.