Cardiff vs Swansea – Prediction

Published: April 1, 2023
Author: Joe Kizlauskas
Last Updated: April 1, 2023

Swansea will go up against Cardiff on Saturday for a Championship meeting.

Cardiff vs Swansea Stats

  • In 9 of the last 10 Cardiff matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
  • In 9 of the last 10 Cardiff matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In 7 of the last 9 Cardiff home matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
  • Cardiff have not lost 8 of the last 10 home matches
  • In 7 of the last 9 Cardiff home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Swansea have conceded in the last 14 matches in a row
  • Swansea have conceded in 17 of the last 19 away matches
  • Swansea have not won 13 of the last 15 away matches
  • Swansea have lost the last 4 away matches in a row while scoring less than 1.5 goals
  • Swansea have not won 12 of the last 14 matches

Cardiff vs Swansea Squad lists

Cardiff Squad

Sabri Lamouchi will choose the starting lineup for the upcoming game against Swansea from the following players:

  • Andy Rinomhota, Callum O’Dowda, Callum Robinson, Cedric Kipre, Connor Wickham, Ebou Adams, Gavin Whyte, Isaak Davies, Jack Simpson, Jaden Philogene-Bidace, Jak Alnwick, Jamilu Collins, Joe Ralls, Joel Bagan, Joel Colwill, Kion Etete, Lewys Benjamin, Mahlon Romeo, Mark Harris, Mark McGuinness, Morgan Wigley, Oliver Denham, Perry Ng, Rohan Luthra, Romaine Sawyers, Rubin Colwill, Ryan Allsopp, Ryan Wintle, Sheyi Ojo, Sory Kaba, Tom Sang, Vontae Daley-Campbell.

Swansea Squad

This is the full squad of players that the Swansea head coach Martin will select from for his starting XI:

  • Soendergaard, Fisher, Webb, Benda, Cabango, Darling, Latibeaudiere, Naughton, Sorinola, Wood, Congreve, Fulton, Allen, Walsh, Cundle, Grimes, Cooper, Ntcham, Manning, Oko-Flex, Paterson, Piroe, Cullen, Whittaker.

Cardiff vs Swansea Lineups

Cardiff vs Swansea Preview

In the last three outings, Cardiff beat Bristol City by 2-0, lost 2-0 against Preston, before drawing 1-1 with West Bromwich. Cardiff managed to win two of their past six home matches in the Championship. In the remaining four, they drew two and lost two, as they scored six and conceded six goals. Cardiff are among the three least scoring home sides in the Championship so far. They managed a mediocre 16 goals at Cardiff City Stadium, while also conceding 17.

Swansea suffered a couple of disappointments in their last three matches as they were run over by Middlesbrough in a 1-3 defeat. Millwall also proved too hard to handle as they won 2-1, before Swansea were able to strike back in a 2-0 win against Bristol City. In their last six Championship away matches, Swansea failed to win more than once. In stead, they’ve drawn one and lost four, scoring five while also conceding nine times.

Cardiff vs Swansea H2H

Cardiff won just once in 7 encounters with Swansea. Swansea got the better of Cardiff in their most recent meetings, as they first won 2-0, then 4-0. Swansea look back on six wins in their previous matches against their next opponent in the shape of Cardiff. The home side has a 30% win rate in these encounter for a total record of 3-1-6. No doubt worth keeping in mind before you make a choice for your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.

Current Championship standings

Full Time Betting

Cardiff won three of their previous 10 matches across all tournaments at Cardiff City Stadium. They drew five and lost two as well, while Swansea won two of their last 10 games away. They drew three and lost five. Goals are flowing freely for Cardiff on home soil currently, as both teams scored in six of their last 10 matches here. Both teams were also on target six times in Swansea”s last 10 league games away from home.

Both Teams to Score

The last three times Cardiff faced Swansea in the Championship, Swansea didn’t concede a single goal, as they won by 2-0, 4-0 and 3-0 scoreline. Swansea go into the game this coming Saturday at the best betting odds of 3.00 for a fourth win on the bounce. A high scoring match is a fairly rare occurrence when Cardiff face Swansea as under 2.5 goals happened in seven times in the last ten matches. Under 2.5 goals is best priced at odds of 1.67 with the bookies.

Over/Under Tips

Less than three came out three times in the past ten encounters between Swansea and Cardiff, as both teams not to score was a winning bet nine times. Cardiff performed 0.4 goals on average, whereas Swansea averaged 1.4 goals. Cardiff saw over 2.5 goals in one of their last ten matches across all tournaments, as they scored an average of 0.7 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of the last ten games for Swansea, who scored 1.1 times on average in those matches.

About Joe Kizlauskas

Joe is a seasoned iGaming copywriter and speaker who has been in the business since 2015. He's written more words on all elements of iGaming than he likes to remember, and he's contributed material to a number of well-known brands. Joe may be seen playing 5 a side, at the gym or playing games on his Playstation when he is not writing.