Despite a rather curious form recently, West Bromwich Albion have a good opportunity to be victorious in round 12 of the Championship season. They meet Swansea this coming Saturday at the The Hawthorns, where they hope to frustrate the visitors. Swansea celebrated a 2-0 win as well as a 2-1 victory in the last two matches played against West Bromwich Albion.
West Bromwich Albion are number 21 in the table on ten points after ten matches. Swansea rank as number 16 with 12 points after ten matches played.
West Bromwich Albion are out to avenge a disappointing loss against Swansea in their most recent meeting. According to the bookmakers, payback for the home side looks a likely scenario.
West Bromwich Albion only average a modest 1.5 goals per game in their last ten matches in this tournament, in which they scored 15 goals. They also conceded 14 for an average of 1.4 per game. They kept their opponents from scoring once.
Swansea scored ten goals, conceded 12 and kept their opponents from scoring three times in ten matches.
West Bromwich Albion vs Swansea Prediction
West Bromwich Albion failed to win any of their last three matches, though they gained a point against Burnley in a 1-1 draw, before coming up short against Birmingham in a 2-3 defeat. Most recently, they settled for a 1-1 draw against Norwich. West Bromwich Albion only pulled off two wins from a possible six in recent Championship matches on home soil. Of the remaining four matches, they drew three and lost one, as they scored 13 and conceded seven goals.
West Bromwich Albion entered the season hunting for a title, however they find themselves far off track at this stage.
Six points is Swansea have to show from their past three matches, as they beat Queens P.R. by 1-0. This was followed by a 0-1 defeat against Sheffield United, before winning 3-0 against Hull. Swansea only have one paltry win to show from the last six away games in the Championship. In these six matches they drew three and lost two as well as being outscored by 13 goals to nine.
Swansea entered the season dreaming of medals, but find themselves far off track following a lousy run of form.
Swansea and West Bromwich Albion seem to find it tough getting their defensively lines in order, as they both concede too many goals. We hope the trend continues this coming Saturday, as we aim for both teams to score.
West Bromwich Albion won five points from their last three encounters with teams from the bottom six, like their upcoming opponent. They won one, scored eight and let in five goals. Swansea earned six points from their last three games against teams placed in the bottom six of the Championship table. They scored five goals in those matches, but also allowed two goals against on their way to two wins.
West Bromwich Albion vs Swansea Stats
- In the last 5 matches in a row West Bromwich played, both teams scored
- West Bromwich have not lost 12 of the last 14 home matches
- West Bromwich have scored in 14 of the last 16 matches
- West Bromwich have not won 10 of the last 12 matches
- West Bromwich have scored in 12 of the last 14 home matches
- Swansea have scored in the last 12 away matches in a row
- In 8 of the last 9 away matches Swansea played, both teams scored
- Swansea have conceded in 8 of the last 9 away matches
- Swansea have not won 7 of the last 9 away matches
- Swansea have scored in 7 of the last 9 matches
West Bromwich Albion vs Swansea Team News
At the time of writing, it looks as if only two players are unavailable for West Bromwich Albion, when they prepare for their upcoming assignment.
Semi Ajayi and Daryl Dike nurses various injuries and won't take part for West Bromwich Albion against Swansea at The Hawthorns.
Swansea have three on the list of injured and absent players before their next match against West Bromwich Albion on Saturday.
Names like Liam Cullen, Joel Latibeaudiere and Liam Walsh most likely won't be deemed fit enough to play West Bromwich Albion.
West Bromwich Albion vs Swansea H2H
Swansea got the better of West Bromwich Albion in the last two h2h meetings, winning by 2-0 and 2-1, respectively. Look for either side to win this encounter, as they have a tendency not to draw their matches, since only one of the last ten encounters finished all square. West Bromwich Albion won four times, while Swansea ran out winners four times. A home win gets you odds at 1.72 with the bookies, while the best betting odds on an away win are at 4.50.
West Bromwich Albion vs Swansea Results
West Bromwich Albion vs Swansea Betting Tips
Jed Wallace has three strikes in six Championship matches for West Bromwich Albion, who will be relying on his services, when clashing with Swansea. The visitors are looking to Joel Piroe, who has provided his team with four Championship goals.
West Bromwich Albion claimed a modest five wins from their previous 10 home matches across all tournaments. They split the points with the visiting team in four of the games, whilst losing one. Swansea won three of their last 10 games away, drew four and lost three of the games in this run. West Bromwich Albion might win at The Hawthorns on Saturday, but don't expect them to keep a clean sheet as well. They won just two games to nil in their last 10 matches on home soil.
Over 2.5 goals came up four times in the previous eight encounters between West Bromwich Albion and Swansea, as West Bromwich Albion scored 1.64 goals on average per game and Swansea averaging 0.89 goals. Both teams scored in three times of these matches. West Bromwich Albion witnessed over 2.5 goals in four of their previous ten matches across all tournaments in which they averaged 1.4 goals a game. Over 2.5 goals appeared in five of the last ten matches that Swansea played across all tournaments this season. They scored 1.4 times on average in the process.