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Swansea City visit Craven Cottage on Wednesday for the Championship tie with hosts Fulham.
Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for Fulham v Swansea City can be seen below (inc. the best betting odds).
Fulham head into this game coming off the back of a 1-1 Championship drawn result vs Bristol City.
In that match, Fulham managed 64% possession and 22 attempts at goal with 5 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Fulham was Aleksandar Mitrović (50'). For their opponents, Bristol City got 14 shots on goal with 5 on target. Kasey Palmer (79') scored for Bristol City.
Marco Silva's Fulham have managed to score 9 times over their prior 6 outings. At the other end, the number of goals that they have conceded in that same time stands at 5.
Heading into this contest, Fulham haven't been beaten in the league by Swansea City in their last 2 matches.
Swansea City will come into the match following on from a 1-0 Championship win to defeat Huddersfield Town in their last game.
In that game, Swansea City had 53% possession and 7 shots on goal with 6 of them on target. The only player to score for Swansea City was Joël Piroe (17'). On the other side, Huddersfield Town had 5 attempts on goal with 0 on target.
Russell Martin's Swansea City have converted 5 times in the course of their previous 6 matches. The number of goals that have been scored against them during that period comes to 8.
Ahead of this meeting, Swansea City are without a win away from home in their last 2 matches in the league.
Head to head
Looking at the statistics for their head to head meetings dating back to 29/12/2012, neither club has come out on top overall with Fulham winning 3 of those games, Swansea City 3 and 0 being drawn in regulation time.
15 goals were shared by the two clubs throughout the course of those matches, with 8 for The Cottagers and 7 for The Swans. The average goals per game has been 2.5.
The previous league meeting featuring the two was Championship match day 35 on 26/02/2020 when it ended Fulham 1-0 Swansea City.
In that match, Fulham had 64% possession and 15 shots on goal with 6 on target. The scorer was Aleksandar Mitrović (94').
Swansea City had 6 attempts on goal with 2 on target.
The referee was Tim Robinson.
Team News: Fulham
Kenny Tete (Thigh Problems), Tom Cairney (Knee Injury) and Terence Kongolo (Fitness) are unavailable for Fulham boss Marco Silva.
Team News: Swansea City
Owing to a fully injury-free squad available to select from, the Swansea City manager Russell Martin doesn’t have any fitness worries to speak of ahead of this game.
It looks to us that Fulham have it within them to be able to create a high number of chances and successful shots on target.
At the other end, Swansea City might well find it a difficult task to break down their defence although we do think that they will probably end up scoring here.
We can therefore see a pretty comfortable 3-1 win for Fulham when the full-time whistle blows.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Craven Cottage (19,359)
Captain: Tom Cairney
Chairman: Shahid Khan
Manager: Marco Silva
Competitions: Championship position 2
⭐ Star Player: Aleksandar Mitrović
Regularly used in the Striker position, Aleksandar Mitrović was born in Smederevo, Serbia. Having made his senior debut playing for RSC Anderlecht in the 2013 - 2014 season, the skilful Forward has scored a sum of 6 league goals in the Championship 2021 - 2022 season so far in a total of 8 appearances.