FM Preview: Swansea City v Hull City 12 Apr 2011

Footymad preview History of the Swansea City v Hull City fixture

Hull City pack their bags to visit Swansea City at Liberty Stadium on Tuesday evening, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having been beaten a depressing 22 out of 33 times.

The previous match played between the two at Liberty Stadium was within the last three years, in August 2008, the Swans carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in an League Cup match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Sat 07 Aug Hull City 2 - 0 Swansea City Championship
2008/2009 Tue 26 Aug Swansea City 2-1 Hull City League Cup
2003/2004 Mon 12 Apr Swansea City 2 - 3 Hull City League Division Three
2003/2004 Tue 30 Sep Hull City 1 - 0 Swansea City League Division Three
2002/2003 Sat 03 May Swansea City 4 - 2 Hull City League Division Three
2002/2003 Sat 28 Sep Hull City 1 - 1 Swansea City League Division Three
2001/2002 Fri 01 Mar Swansea City 1 - 0 Hull City League Division Three

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Recent respective form guides

Swansea City have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 13 goals for the Swans, with 4 goals against.

Hull City's away form is equally impressive, remaining unbeaten in their last six, winning five and drawing the one. Those games have seen the The Tigers pummel 11 goals, and let in 3.

Swansea City are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 69 points from 40 games.

Hull City's 59 points from 40 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Swansea City 6 2 1 3 9 8 7
Hull City 6 3 1 2 5 4 10

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Nothing appears to be going right for the The Tigers out on the road recently, yet the Madmen can see a turn around in fortunes as they battle to a victory in a closely fought contest at Swansea City. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Swansea City Unbeaten in the last 5 home games.
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
Hull City 4 successive away victories.
5 games since last away draw.

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