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The Championship game at Liberty Stadium on Wednesday will see home team Swansea City lock horns with Coventry City.
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Swansea City will be wanting a better result here after a 4-1 Championship losing effort in their last game against Huddersfield Town.
In that game, Swansea City managed 41% possession and 9 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target. The scorer for Swansea City was Conor Hourihane (45'). At the other end, Huddersfield Town had 11 attempts at goal with 5 on target. Fraizer Campbell (22'), Lewis O'Brien (48') and Duane Holmes (52', 55') scored for Huddersfield Town.
Swansea City haven’t had any problems with scoring, netting in one hundred percent of their last 6 matches.
They’ve hit an aggregate of 9 during that time while also conceding a total of 9. It will be interesting to find out whether or not that trend will be sustained here.
Coming into this fixture, Swansea City are undefeated in their last 12 home league matches. Visiting teams have certainly not had an easy time of it here.
Coventry City go into this clash after a 2-0 Championship win to defeat Brentford in their previous match.
In that match, Coventry City managed 38% possession and 11 attempts on goal with 5 on target. The only player to score for Coventry City was Tyler Walker (19', 55'). On the other side, Brentford had 10 shots on goal with 2 of them on target.
In the course of their six previous matches, Mark Robins's Coventry City have seen their efforts on goal rewarded 5 times - giving them a goals per game average of 0.83.
Going into this contest, Coventry City are without an away win for the past 3 matches in the league.
Head to head
A look at their most recent head-to-head clashes stretching back to 26/12/2008 shows that Swansea City have won 3 of these & Coventry City 0, with the number of drawn results standing at 3.
A combined total of 7 goals were shared by the two clubs throughout the course of those matches, with 5 for The Swans and 2 being from The Sky Blues. That’s an average goals per game figure of 1.17.
The last league game between the two was Championship match day 6 on 20/10/2020 when it ended Coventry City 1-1 Swansea City.
On that occasion, Coventry City managed 49% possession and 9 attempts at goal with 3 on target. Their only player to score was Jordan Shipley (19').
On the other side, Swansea City had 6 shots on goal with 3 on target. André Ayew (41') was the scorer.
The match was refereed by Keith Stroud.
Team News: Swansea City
Steven Benda (Ankle Injury), Wayne Routledge (Calf Injury), Liam Cullen (Ankle Injury), Tivonge Rushesha (Torn knee ligament) and Jordan Morris (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) are not available for Swansea boss Steve Cooper.
Team News: Coventry City
Coventry boss Mark Robins has multiple availability issues to deal with. Tyler Walker (Hip Injury) and Jodi Jones (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) won’t be making appearances.
Our assessment is that Swansea City have it within them to get the goals that they need when they come up against Coventry City, who might well find it a difficult task to score.
Accordingly, we see a fairly comfortable 2-0 win for Swansea City when all’s said and done.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Liberty Stadium (21,088)
Captain: Matt Grimes
Chairman: Julian Winter
Manager: Steve Cooper
Competitions: Championship position 3
⭐ Key Man: André Ayew
Regularly playing in the Left Wing position, André Ayew was born in Seclin, France. Having made a first senior appearance for Marseille in the 2007 - 2008 season, the talented Forward has got 9 league goals in the Championship 2020 - 2021 season so far from a total of 27 appearances.