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Swansea City are the guests at John Smith's Stadium on Saturday for the Championship clash with home team Huddersfield.
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Huddersfield will be hoping to return to winning ways here after a 2-1 Championship defeat last time out to Middlesbrough.
In that game, Huddersfield Town managed 57% possession and 16 shots on goal with 5 on target. The only player to score for Huddersfield Town was Isaac Mbenza (9'). On the other side, Middlesbrough had 11 shots on goal with 5 on target. Duncan Watmore (31') and Ashley Fletcher (45') scored for Middlesbrough.
Huddersfield have not been the best at stopping their opponents lately, but they have also found ways to score goals themselves. Over their last 6 matches, The Terriers have conceded in 6 of them while also getting on the scoresheet in 5 of those matches.
Heading into this fixture, Huddersfield Town are without a win at home for the past 4 league games. Their fans aren't happy.
Swansea City go into this encounter after a 1-0 Championship win in the defeat of Nottingham Forest in their previous fixture.
In that game, Swansea City had 53% possession and 4 attempts at goal with 1 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Swansea City was Connor Roberts (87'). On the other side, Nottingham Forest had 9 attempts at goal with 3 on target.
Over the course of their last 6 clashes, Swansea City have bagged a tally of 13 goals. The Swans have also scored on each one of those occasions. During that period, they’ve seen 6 goals scored by their opponents. We will just have to see if that trend can be continued on into this next match.
Analysis of their past results shows that Swansea City:
- have not won against Huddersfield Town when having played them away from home in the previous 2 league games.
- are undefeated by Huddersfield Town when they have played them away from home in the previous 3 matches in the league.
Head to head
Checking on their past head to head meetings going back to 01/03/2008 shows that Huddersfield have won 1 of these games & Swansea City 3, with the tally of drawn results standing at 2.
An aggregate of 12 goals were shared by the two clubs throughout the course of those matches, with 4 for The Terriers and 8 created by The Swans. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.
The previous league contest between these sides was Championship match day 5 on 17/10/2020 which ended up with the score at Swansea City 1-2 Huddersfield Town.
That day, Swansea City managed 51% possession and 17 shots at goal with 6 of them on target. Their only player on the scoresheet was André Ayew (33').
Huddersfield Town got 10 shots at goal with 3 on target. Harry Toffolo (23') and Josh Koroma (67') scored.
The match was refereed by Tony Harrington.
Team News: Huddersfield
Christopher Schindler (Knee Injury) and Carel Eiting (Knee Injury) will not be taking part for H'field gaffer Carlos Corberán. Harry Toffolo will not be able to play in this game through being suspended.
Team News: Swansea City
Swansea boss Steve Cooper has multiple availability issues to deal with. Steven Benda (Ankle Injury) and Tivonge Rushesha (Torn knee ligament) are not able to play.
Here is a game where Huddersfield will need to apply a lot of pressure to breach the defence of this Swansea City team who will likely score at least once to gain the upper hand.
We’re therefore tipping a highly competitive game with a 0-1 winning margin for Swansea City at the end of the 90.
Let’s see how it plays out.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: John Smith's Stadium (24,121)
Captain: Christoph Schindler
Chairman: Phil Hodgkinson
Manager: Carlos Corberán
Competitions: Championship position 18
⭐ Star Man: Josh Koroma
Usually taking to the field in the Striker position, Josh Koroma was born in England. After making a first senior appearance for Leyton Orient in the 2015 - 2016 season, the goalscoring Forward has bagged 6 league goals in the Championship 2020 - 2021 season to date from a total of 16 appearances.