FootyMAD's Leicester City match preview
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 15th January 2010
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Swansea City take on Leicester City in a Championship match on Saturday, 16th January 2010 at 15:00.
Swansea City play host to Leicester City at Liberty Stadium on Saturday afternoon, needing to improve on a poor record between the sides. The visitors have won 5 of the 12 previous games, with the Swans winning just 4.
The last time the two teams met at Swansea City was amazingly over twenty years ago, in September 1986, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a League Cup match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sat 02 Jan||Leicester City||2 - 1||Swansea City||FAC|
|2009/2010||Sat 08 Aug||Leicester City||2 - 1||Swansea City||CHMP|
|1986/1987||Wed 08 Oct||Leicester City||4 - 2||Swansea City||LGEC|
|1986/1987||Tue 23 Sep||Swansea City||0-2||Leicester City||LGEC|
|1979/1980||Wed 20 Feb||Leicester City||1 - 1||Swansea City||CHMP|
|1979/1980||Sat 29 Sep||Swansea City||0 - 2||Leicester City||CHMP|
|1956/1957||Sat 16 Mar||Swansea Tn.||2 - 3||Leicester City||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Swansea City have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 5 to 3.
The Foxes have had a decent run of form away from home recently, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The Foxes's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.
Swansea City's total of 37 points from their 24 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca-Cola Championship. Leicester City's total of 38 points from their 23 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca-Cola Championship.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Swans go into their game against Leicester City in confident mood, but FootyMad sees them coming down to earth, with the visitors narrowly taking all three points. Away win
|Swansea City||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.|
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Leicester City||Not won in previous 2 away matches.|
5 games since last defeat.