Brighton & HA face a trip to Swansea City at Liberty Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 30 games played, Seagulls have recorded 6 wins, and Swansea City have come away with 15 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2007, the Swans carving out a narrow 2 - 1 victory in a League One match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 21 Apr||Swansea City||2 - 1||Brighton & HA||LGE1|
|2006/2007||Tue 05 Dec||Brighton & HA||3 - 2||Swansea City||LGE1|
|2001/2002||Tue 16 Oct||Swansea City||1 - 2||Brighton & HA||ASSM|
|1999/2000||Sat 01 Apr||Brighton & HA||1 - 1||Swansea City||LGE2|
|1999/2000||Sat 18 Dec||Swansea City||2 - 0||Brighton & HA||LGE2|
|1998/1999||Fri 05 Feb||Swansea City||2 - 2||Brighton & HA||LGE2|
|1998/1999||Sat 05 Sep||Brighton & HA||1 - 0||Swansea City||LGE2|
Recent respective form guides
Swansea City have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 8 to 6.
The away form of Brighton & HA is pretty dire, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. Seagulls have conceded 9 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.
Swansea City lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola League One, picking up 10 points from their 7 games so far. Brighton & HA's 9 points from 7 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
|Brighton & HA||6||3||0||3||9||8||9|
FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Swans, as the Seagulls have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Swansea City||5 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 7 .
|Brighton & HA||Lost each of the previous 4 away matches.|
Not won in previous 7 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.