FootyMAD's Peterborough United match preview
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 4th December 2009
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Peterborough United and Swansea City at 15:00 on Saturday, 5th December 2009 in the Championship.
Swansea City pack their bags to visit Peterborough United at London Road Ground on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 19 games played, Swans have recorded 4 wins, and Peterborough have come away with 9 victories.
The previous match played between the two at London Road Ground was more than three years back, in October 2006, the Posh carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a (Associate Members) match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Tue 31 Oct||Peterborough||1 - 0||Swansea City||ASSM|
|2005/2006||Tue 13 Dec||Swansea City||3 - 1||Peterborough||ASSM|
|2001/2002||Tue 21 Aug||Swansea City||0 - 2||Peterborough||LGEC|
|2000/2001||Sat 13 Jan||Swansea City||2 - 2||Peterborough||LGE1|
|2000/2001||Mon 28 Aug||Peterborough||0 - 2||Swansea City||LGE1|
|1999/2000||Sat 08 Apr||Swansea City||0 - 0||Peterborough||LGE2|
|1999/2000||Mon 03 Jan||Peterborough||2 - 3||Swansea City||LGE2|
Recent respective form guides
Peterborough United have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 10 to 8.
Swansea City have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. These low-scoring games have seen just 4 goals scored and conceded.
Peterborough find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 18 games have yielded only 12 points. Swansea City lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola Championship, picking up 28 from their 18 games so far.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Swansea City are in reasonable form away from home coming into this match, and the Madmen are quite confident that they should come away with a comfortable victory from this contest. Away win
|Peterborough||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.|
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
|Swansea City||4 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.