Watford vs Swansea – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: October 3, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: October 3, 2022

The Championship clash at Vicarage Road Stadium this coming Wednesday sees Watford hosting opponents Swansea. Watford approach round 13 as 7th in the Championship table with 17 points to their name so far. With 11 rounds behind them, Swansea have amassed 15 points, placing them 11th in the standings.

Watford vs Swansea Stats

  • In the last 3 home matches in a row Watford played, both teams scored
  • Watford have not won 7 of the last 8 matches
  • In 4 of the last 5 matches Watford played, both teams scored
  • Watford have conceded in the last 6 matches in a row
  • Watford have not lost 6 of the last 8 home matches
  • Swansea have scored in the last 13 away matches in a row
  • In 9 of the last 10 away matches Swansea played, both teams scored
  • Swansea have conceded in 9 of the last 10 away matches
  • Swansea have scored in 8 of the last 10 matches
  • Swansea have not lost 6 of the last 8 away matches

Watford vs Swansea Lineups

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In their last three matches, Watford lost 2-0 against Blackburn, drew 2-2 against Sunderland, before winning 0-4 against Stoke. Watford won four of their last six Championship matches on home soil, while drawing once and losing once. They conceded six and scored ten goals.

In their last three matches, Swansea lost against Sheffield United by 0-1, beat Hull by 3-0 winning 2-3 against West Bromwich. Swansea claimed two wins against two draws and two defeats in their last six away matches in the Championship. The scoreline from these matches reads 11 goals conceded and eight scored.

Watford vs Swansea H2H

Swansea were knocked out cold when Watford took a 2-0 win in their latest encounter. It served as payback for the 2-1 defeat, Swansea handed out in the game before. Neither side have been the dominant force in recent meetings between Watford and Swansea, as Swansea won three of the last ten Matches, while Watford won five matches of these ten encounters. The bookies have Swansea to win this match at the best price odds of 4.20.

Current table in the Championship

Full Time Betting

Watford claimed all three points four times in their last 10 home matches across all tournaments, while also drawing three along the way. They endured defeat in three of the games in this run. Swansea won three of their last 10 games away while drawing four and losing three in this series of matches. Watford claimed three modest wins from their previous 10 league outings, whereas Swansea managed to win four times from a possible 10.

Both Teams to Score

Swansea lost 2-0 against Watford in their latest encounter. This served as payback for the 2-1 defeat, Swansea handed out in the match before. Both teams found the back of the net five times in the past eight matches between home side Watford and Swansea. Best-priced odds on BTTS with the bookies are at 1.83.

Over/Under Tips

Over 2.5 goals came up three times in the previous eight encounters between Watford and Swansea, as Watford scored 1.26 goals on average per game and Swansea averaged 1.4 goals. Both teams scored five times in these matches. Watford saw over 2.5 goals in four of their last ten matches across the tournaments, as they scored an average of 1.3 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in five of the visitor’s last ten games this season. On average, they scored 1.7 times in those 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.