Author: Bharath Ram
Last Updated: January 2, 2020
Swansea are back at the Liberty Stadium and they take on Rotherham United on Friday night looking to bounce back from a disastrous weekend result. Swansea remain in the bottom half of the table with play-off hopes very slim for the Welsh team. Swansea are nine points away from the top six with five games left. Meanwhile, Rotherham remained in touch with safety even if they have been struck in the 22nd place for the last few weeks. Follow all our predictions, free bets, and betting tips below.
Betting Tips for the game
Swansea were thrashed 4-0 by QPR at Loftus Road. This was the heaviest defeat of the season for Swansea, who have picked up three successive wins at the Liberty Stadium.
Rotherham United were able to hold Stoke City to a 2-2 draw at the Bet365 Stadium. This was a valuable point for Rotherham in an away match.
The previous meeting between the two clubs witnessed Swansea losing 2-1 away from home against Rotherham. Swansea were able to pick up a 1-0 victory over Rotherham when these two teams last met each other at the Liberty Stadium back in 2014 for a League Cup encounter. Our betting tips and predictions would opt for a Swansea win.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”Prediction and betting tip:”]Swansea win at 1.61[/bet_tip_now]
Rotherham come into the game with just one away victory the campaign. Swansea, meanwhile, continue to build hopes on the top-10 finish owing to a strong home form. The Welsh team have picked up five successive victories at home. Even though Swansea’s earlier form at the Liberty Stadium was not very impressive, they have been excellent of late. Our preview would go with a victory for Swansea even if the Welsh team do not have a lot of motivation for success.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”Match Prediction:”]Swansea win at 1.61[/bet_tip_now]
Swansea City vs Rotherham United draw odds: 3.80
Rotherham United win odds: 5.50
Correct Score odds
Swansea have been able to average close to 3 goals per game in recent home matches. Meanwhile, Rotherham have shipped a remarkable 14 goals in the last six matches on the road. Yet, Rotherham are fighting against relegation and the team may show a lot of resilience to score for a fourth successive away game. Our correct score prediction would go with a 2-1 win for Swansea.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”Correct Score Prediction:”]Swansea 2-1 win at 8.00[/bet_tip_now]
Over/Under 2.5 Goals odds
Swansea have come up with a remarkable statistic of scoring over 1.5 goals in the last six home matches across all competitions and they have been able to keep just two clean sheets in this run. Rotherham will be buoyed by such a record, as they have only failed to score in the recent away match against Sheffield United since the middle of February. Our total goals prediction would go with over 2.5 goals.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”Goals odds and prediction:”]Total goals over 2.5 at 1.66[/bet_tip_now]
First Goalscorer odds
Olive McBurnie had a disappointing match against QPR and the team is likely to heavy rely on Daniel James, who has been coming up with stellar performances on a consistent basis. The midfielder has been able to come up with two goals and an assist in his last four games for Swansea – including man of the match performances against Brentford and Stoke at the Liberty Stadium. Our first goalscorer prediction would pick Daniel James.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”First goalscorer prediction:”]Daniel James at 8.00[/bet_tip_now]
Free bet offers
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