FootyMAD's West Bromwich Albion match preview

Last updated : 19 October 2009 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the West Bromwich Albion v Swansea City fixture

Swansea City travel to take on West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns on Tuesday evening, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having taken no points from 8 of the 12 contests.

The last time the two teams met at West Brom. was back in September 2000, over five years ago, the The Baggies carving out a narrow 2 - 1 victory 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:
2000/2001Wed 06 SepWest Brom.2 - 1Swansea CityLGEC
2000/2001Tue 22 AugSwansea City0 - 0West Brom.LGEC
1992/1993Wed 19 MayWest Brom.2 - 0Swansea CityD2PO
1992/1993Sun 16 MaySwansea City2 - 1West Brom.D2PO
1992/1993Wed 07 AprWest Brom.3 - 0Swansea CityLGE1
1992/1993Sat 12 DecSwansea City0 - 0West Brom.LGE1
1991/1992Fri 06 MarSwansea City0 - 0West Brom.LGE1

Recent respective form guides

West Bromwich Albion have an excellent home record, winning five and losing just one of the last six games. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 15 goals for the The Baggies, with 7 goals against.

Swansea City have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. Only 3 goals have been registered in this time, with 5 leaked at the wrong end.

West Brom. are leading the way in the Coca-Cola Championship, with their 12 games giving them a return of 24 points. Swansea City find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 15 points from their 12 matches.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
West Brom.6213977
Swansea City62405210

FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the The Baggies, as the Swans have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics:
West Brom. 7 games since last home draw.
Swansea City Previous 3 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
7 games since last defeat.