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Coventry City v Swansea City
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Coventry City vs Swansea City Match Preview and Prediction

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This is a Championship match on Tuesday evening (UK time). Coventry City will welcome Swansea City at St. Andrew's Stadium with a 7:45pm kick-off.

It will be televised by Sky Sports Red Button in the UK.

The following stats detail the logic for the prediction in this match.

Frog's projections for this fixture are very close to the market prices - recreational stakes only.

Betting Odds for Coventry City vs Swansea City

The 1X2: William Hill are best price 3.1 about Coventry City, Bet Victor are offering 3.3 for the draw and 888sport will give you 2.5 about Swansea City.

For the Total Goals lines, the top price for Over 2.5 goals is 2.1 via Bet365 whereas the best price for Under 2.5 goals is 1.73 using Bet Victor.

Frog has also assessed the available odds for the BTTS market. "Yes" is currently available at 1.86 with Betfair Sportsbook. "No", both teams won't score, is currently available at 2.05 with Bet Victor.

Head To Head

For the head-to-head, first we look at their most recent meeting. Coventry City played Swansea City in 2011, in what was a Championship match. The winners at the final whistle were Swansea City - with a score of 0-1.

This is also the only match between these sides over the last decade.

Coventry City

Coventry City have 4 points in The Championship, putting them in 20th place.

In their recent form over the last year, they have played 40 matches. They have 20 wins; 13 draws; and 7 losses. This gives Coventry City a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 50%-32%-17%.

In this time, they have scored 1.4 goals on average per match; while conceding 0.97 goals on average.

Let's look at their record at home over the same time-frame. They have a win rate of 60% (9 wins). There have been 15 home fixtures. 33% (5) of these home games have been a draw, with the remaining 6% (1) resulting in a loss.

At home over the year, their average number of goals scored is 1.47 and they have conceded 0.87 on average.

In their last ten matches, across all competitions, they have averaged 1.1 goals per match; 3 of these matches have been wins. The total number of times both Coventry City and the other team have scored in these games is 6 out of the ten and the total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 5 from the last ten.

Swansea City

Ahead of this one, Swansea City have 10 points in the Championship, which puts them in 4th place.

Looking at results for the last year, they have played 36 matches. They have 12 wins; 12 draws; and 12 losses. This gives Swansea City a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 33%-33%-33%.

Over this period, they have scored 1.14 times per match, on average, while conceding 1.39.

When away from home in this period, they have a win rate of 22% (4 wins) from the latest 18 away fixtures. 38% (7) of these matches have been a draw, with the remaining 38% (7) being a loss.

On average they have scored 1.17 goals when away in this same period while they have conceded 1.83.

They are averaging 1.0 goals per game in their most recent ten matches; 5 of these matches have been wins. The frequency of matches in which both Swansea City and their opposition have scored is 4 out of the ten. The total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 4 from their last ten.

They have scored in their last 3 matches.

Frog's betting tip for Coventry City vs Swansea City

Frog will be looking for a stalemate when Coventry City and Swansea City meet. This is best priced with Bet Victor at odds of 3.3. However, Frog has published more confident previews elsewhere on the FTG platform.