Sunderland vs Swansea – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: January 9, 2023
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: January 9, 2023

The Championship clash at the Stadium of Light on Saturday sees Sunderland hosting opponents Swansea. Sunderland approach the next Championship round sat 8th in the table, having claimed 38 points this season so far. With 26 games behind them, Swansea amassed 35 points, placing them 15th before their next fixture.

Sunderland vs Swansea Stats

  • In 15 of the last 17 Sunderland matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In 14 of the last 16 Sunderland home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In the last 5 matches in a row Sunderland played, both teams scored
  • Sunderland have scored in 13 of the last 15 matches
  • Sunderland have not lost 9 of the last 11 matches
  • In the last 4 Swansea matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • Swansea have not won 9 of the last 11 matches
  • Swansea have not won 7 of the last 8 away matches
  • Swansea have conceded in 10 of the last 12 away matches
  • Swansea have scored in 7 of the last 9 matches

Sunderland vs Swansea Lineups

Sunderland vs Swansea Preview

In their last three matches, Sunderland won 1-4 against Wigan, before settling for a point in a 1-1 draw against Blackpool. They were back on top last time out, defeating Shrewsbury 1-2. Sunderland claimed a middle-of-the-road three wins in their previous six matches on home soil in the Championship. They also drew zero and lost three, as they scored ten and conceded nine goals.

In their previous three matches, Swansea beat Watford 4-0, lost 1-2 against Burnley and drew 1-1 with Bristol City. Swansea didn’t manage a single away win in their last six Championship matches but managed four draws while suffering two defeats. They conceded nine and scored seven goals themselves. No team have drawn as many matches away from home as Swansea in the Championship this season, who have split the points on no fewer than six occasions already.

Sunderland vs Swansea H2H

The last time these two sides facing off here came up against each other, Swansea came away with a 2-1 win. Rest assured they have a similar outcome in mind at the Stadium of Light. Swansea look back on one win in their previous matches against their next opponent in the shape of Sunderland. The home side has a 0% win rate in these encounters for a total record of 0-0-1. 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

Sunderland claimed four wins in their previous 10 home games across all tournaments while drawing two of the games. They suffered defeat in four of these outings. Swansea won two of their last 10 games away, drew five and lost three. Swansea scored the opener a mere two times in 10 away games, while Sunderland did the same in four of their last 10 outings at the Stadium of Light.

Both Teams to Score

The last time the pair played each other Swansea came away as 2-1 winners, and rest assured they have a similar outcome in mind this coming Saturday.

Over/Under Tips

Over 2.5 goals happened one time in the past encounter between Sunderland and Swansea, with Sunderland scoring one goal on average per game. Swansea averaged two goals, while both teams scored one time. Sunderland performed an average of 1.7 goals a game in their previous ten matches in which over 2.5 goals came out six times. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of the last ten games for Swansea, who scored 1.6 times on average in those matches.

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About Josh Stewart

Josh lives in Edinburgh, Scotland, and works as a website editor. He has previously worked for several prominent online sites and, as a former professional golfer, specialises in sports and iGaming. Josh has almost a decade of experience as a freelancer and has received excellent reviews from current and previous clients.