Swansea City vs Preston North End Tips & Prediction

Swansea take on Preston for a match in the Championship this coming Monday at Liberty Stadium. Swansea is 4th with 69 points after 38 games. Preston ranks 17th in the table on 45 points.

Swansea have been left reeling after 4 straight defeats in the Championship. Their upcoming clash with Preston presents them with an opportunity to get back to winning ways though.

Stats and facts for Swansea and Preston.

  • teamlogoSwansea City has lost the last 3 matches in a row;
  • teamlogoSwansea City conceded in the last 8 of 10 matches;
  • teamlogoTotal goals was UNDER 3.5 in Swansea City’s last 4 of 6 matches.
  • teamlogoPreston North End did not win the last 6 matches in a row;
  • teamlogoPreston North End has lost the last 4 matches in a row when playing away;
  • teamlogoPreston North End has lost in the last 5 of 6 matches when playing away;
  • teamlogoPreston North End conceded in the last 11 of 13 matches.

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Form Swansea vs Preston

The form of both teams is one of the biggest things to consider before placing a bet on the upcoming game.

Swansea continue to look blunt.

Following a string of disappointments in the league Swansea will certainly be hoping to do better this week. In their previous 3 matches Swansea were trashed by Bournemouth in a 3-0 defeat and went on to a 1-0 defeat against Cardiff. Their latest match served up a 1-0 defeat against Birmingham.

Preston slumps to new low.

The mood around Preston is pretty low right since a win has proven hard to come by in recent weeks. In their last 3 matches Preston were hammered by Middlesbrough in a 2-0 defeat, followed by a 1-0 defeat against Luton. Their most recent match brought a 1-1 draw with Norwich.

Being both the bookmakers favorite at odds 1.95 and with stronger performances lately than Preston has put on show, Swansea seem the natural pick.

Swansea v Preston Fixture History

The fixture history of the two teams delivers good insights that are worth considering before placing a bet on the upcoming game.

Don’t expect goals

The last time the two sides faced off against each other Swansea came away as 1-0 winners on the road at Deepdale back in September 2020 in the England – Championship. Recent meetings have had a tendency to be rather shy on goals as 6 of the previous 10 matches paid out on under 2.5 goals. All in all, Swansea have had a fine reading on Preston in previous seasons in the Championship with a 6-2-2 advantage going into this match.

Current standings

Swansea lie 4th in the table on 69 points after 38 matches. 24 points behind after 39 games, Preston find themselves in 17th place.

Full Time Betting

According to the bookies Swansea are favorites to win. The best price you will find on a home win is 1.95 as bookies predict Swansea to have a 51% chance of beating Preston. If you wish to bet the draw, there are odds at 3.30 on offer, while an away win for Preston pays out at 4.20. Swansea won 6 of their previous 10 home league games. In contrast Preston lost 7 of their last 10 away league games.

BTTS

The prices available with the bookmakers indicate the chance of both teams to score (BTTS) is as low as 49% in this match. This equals odds around 2.05, while going the other way and betting on both teams NOT to score pays out odds 1.75. The bookies estimate the chance of this outcome paying out lies at 57%. The last 10 home league games for Swansea averaged 1.9 goals per game with BTTS paying out 4 of these last 10 matches. In the previous 10 away league games for Preston the average total goals were 2.1 with 3 of these 10 matches seeing BTTS.

Over/Under Betting

According to the bookmakers the chance of this match having over 2.5 goals is just 42%. Should you fancy a punt, there are odds around 2.38 available if you bet OVER 2.5 goals. Going the opposite direction and betting on under 2.5 goals pays out at odds 1.57. Swansea’s last 10 home league matches saw an average of 1.9 goals a game. 5 of Swansea’s last 10 home matches had over 2.5 goals. Preston’s last 10 away league games averaged 2.1 goals per game. 4 of the last 10 away matches for Preston went over 2.5 goals.

First Goal Scorer