Swansea vs Reading – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: October 17, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: October 17, 2022

Swansea take on visitors Reading at Swansea.com Stadium in a Championship tie this coming Tuesday. Swansea are 8th in the table with 21 points after 14 matches. Reading, meanwhile, are 6th with 22 points after 14 matches played.

Swansea vs Reading Stats

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

Swansea vs Reading Lineups

Swansea vs Reading Preview

In their last three matches, Swansea beat Watford by 1-2 and Sunderland by 2-1, before losing against Burnley by 4-0. Swansea won three of their previous six matches at Swansea.com Stadium in the Championship. They drew one and suffered two defeats, scoring eight goals to six against.

In their previous three games, Reading drew 1-1 with Norwich, then lost 2-1 against Queens P.R. and 0-2 against West Bromwich. Reading, meanwhile, won twice, while they’ve drawn zero and lost four in their last six away in the Championship. Reading have struggled to keep clean sheets on the road, conceding 11 times on the road so far this season and is an issue Paul Ince will be desperate to resolve.

Swansea vs Reading H2H

It was an enormously entertaining 4-4 match when these two sides last played each other in the Championship. A similar feast of goals would go down well this coming Tuesday. Swansea usually enjoy playing Reading, claiming five wins in the last ten encounters. The bookies’ best betting odds on a home win are at 2.00.

Current table in the Championship

Full Time Betting

Swansea claimed three wins in the previous 10 matches at home across all tournaments, as well as drawing three and losing four. Reading won four of their last 10 away games, as they also drew zero and lost six of these matches. Reading should be in with a good chance of getting on the scoresheet on Tuesday, as Swansea only managed two clean sheets in their previous 10 matches at home. The visitors claimed three clean sheets in their last 10 away games.

Both Teams to Score

Betting on the draw would have earned you a sound profit the last time Swansea played Reading. The pair split the points in a 4-4 match, where no one managed to get the upper hand. Betting on both teams to score in recent matches between Swansea and Reading would have made you a decent profit. Both teams found their way to the goal seven times in their previous ten matches. Odds on both teams finding the back of the net are best priced at 1.83 with the bookies.

Over/Under Tips

Over 2.5 goals paid out six times in the previous ten encounters between these two Championship sides. Swansea pulled off an average of 2.4 goals while Reading settled for an average of 1.4 goals in these. Both teams to score was a winning bet seven times in this streak. Swansea scored an average of 1.3 goals in their last ten matches in which over 2.5 goals happened six times. Over 2.5 goals came up in five of the last ten matches Reading played across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of one goal 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.