Swansea vs Sunderland – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: October 6, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: October 6, 2022

Swansea welcome Sunderland for a clash in the Championship at Swansea.com Stadium this coming Saturday. Swansea are 6th in the table on 18 points after 12 matches. Sunderland rank 8th with 17 points after 12 matches played.

Swansea vs Sunderland Stats

  • Swansea have not won 8 of the last 10 home matches
  • Swansea have conceded in 9 of the last 11 home matches
  • Swansea have scored in 8 of the last 10 matches
  • Swansea have not lost 4 of the last 5 matches
  • Swansea have won 3 of the last 4 matches
  • Sunderland have drawn the last 3 matches in a row
  • Sunderland have not lost the last 4 matches in a row
  • Sunderland have conceded in 8 of the last 10 away matches
  • Sunderland have scored in 7 of the last 9 away matches
  • Sunderland have not won the last 3 matches in a row

Swansea vs Sunderland Lineups

Swansea vs Sunderland Preview

Russell Martin’s Swansea swept all aside in their last three matches and started off by winning 3-0 against Hull. They went on to defeat West Bromwich 2-3 and made it three on the spin against Watford in a 1-2 victory. Swansea claimed a modest two wins in their past six home matches in the Championship. They also drew 1 and lost 3, scored 6 goals and conceded 8.

In their previous three matches, Sunderland drew 2-2 with Watford, 0-0 with Preston and 0-0 with Blackpool. Sunderland won half their previous six away matches in the Championship, as well as seeing 1 draw and suffering 2 defeats. They scored 10 goals whilst conceding 7. Sunderland are in the top three when it comes to scoring goals on their travels in the Championship this season. They claimed 10 goals so far, whilst allowing 7 goals against.

Swansea vs Sunderland H2H

Having never shared a season in the Championship in the recent past, this is the first time Swansea comes up against Sunderland since 2017 in the Premier League. This is a fixture that Sunderland hasn’t enjoyed in their most recent meetings, having picked up just one win in their last 10 fixtures with Swansea, losing to nil in each of the last two.

Current table in the Championship

Full Time Betting

Swansea claimed 2 wins in their previous 10 home games across all tournaments while drawing 4 of the games. They suffered defeat in 4 of these outings. Sunderland won 3 of their last 10 games away, drew 2 and lost 5. Over 2.5 goals paid out with the bookmakers 4 times in the previous 10 Swansea matches at Swansea.com Stadium. It paid out in 7 of the previous 10 league matches away for Sunderland.

Both Teams to Score

This is the first time Swansea squares up against Sunderland in the Championship in the 21st century, thus both face a whole new experience of coming up against an unknown opponent.

Over/Under Tips

Swansea saw over 2.5 goals in 5 of their last 10 matches across the tournaments, scoring an average of 1.4 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals appeared in 5 of the last 10 matches that Sunderland played across all tournaments this season. They scored 1.2 times on average in the process.

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