Swansea vs Cardiff – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: October 20, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: October 20, 2022

Swansea welcome Cardiff for a clash in the Championship at Swansea.com Stadium on Sunday. A glance at the Championship table reveals that the current difference between the teams is 6 points and 11 places.

Swansea vs Cardiff Stats

  • Swansea have conceded in 11 of the last 13 home matches
  • Swansea have won 5 of the last 6 matches
  • Swansea have conceded in 10 of the last 12 matches
  • In 4 of the last 5 matches Swansea played, both teams scored
  • Swansea have won the last 3 home matches in a row
  • Cardiff have conceded in 7 of the last 8 matches
  • Cardiff have conceded in 7 of the last 8 away matches
  • Cardiff have not won 5 of the last 7 away matches
  • Cardiff have not lost 3 of the last 4 matches

Swansea vs Cardiff Lineups

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Russell Martin’s Swansea have been in excellent form of late, recently beating Sunderland 2-1. Following that up proved too difficult, as they lost 4-0 against Burnley, before claiming three points in a 3-2 win against Reading. Swansea won four of their past six matches on home soil in the Championship, where they also lost twice but drew none. They scored nine goals and conceded six times.

Cardiff have only one win in their last three matches, as they did beat Wigan by 1-3. Disappointment followed, going down 0-1 against Coventry, and 3-0 against QPR. Cardiff claimed two wins against zero draws and four defeats in their last six away matches in the Championship. The scoreline from these matches reads 11 goals conceded and six scored.

Swansea vs Cardiff H2H

Swansea won 4-0 and 3-0 in their previous two matches against Cardiff. A draw might be high-priced but nevertheless seems fairly unlikely, judging by their ten recent outings against each other. Swansea managed six wins, while Cardiff grabbed all three points three times in these ten matches. Picking the home win gets you odds at 2.10 with the bookies, whereas the best betting odds on an away win at full-time are at 3.60.

Current table in the Championship

Full Time Betting

Swansea racked up four wins from a possible 10 across all tournaments at Swansea.com Stadium, drew two and lost four. Cardiff won three of their previous 10 away, drew two and lost five times. Should Swansea pull off a home win on Sunday, it could be an entertaining affair, since they only won two games to nil in their last 10 attempts.

Both Teams to Score

Cardiff were outclassed by Swansea in their two previous matches, with the latter winning 4-0 and 3-0.

Over/Under Tips

Both teams not to score was a winning bet eight times in the last ten encounters between Swansea and Cardiff as under 2.5 goals happened four times. Swansea scored an average of 1.5 goals a game, with Cardiff averaging 0.6 goals in this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in seven of Swansea’s last ten matches across the tournaments. They pulled off an average of 1.6 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals came up in four of the last ten matches Cardiff played across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 0.9 goals in these matches.


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.