FM Preview: Everton v Swansea City 12 Jan 2013

Last updated : 11 January 2013 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Everton v Swansea City fixture

Everton prepare to entertain Swansea City at Goodison Park on Saturday afternoon, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. The fixture has produced 3 draws, with 5 wins being posted by Toffees.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Goodison Park was just last season, in December 2011, the Toffees carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a Premier League match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 22 Sep Swansea City 0 - 3 Everton Premier League
2011/2012 Sat 24 Mar Swansea City 0 - 2 Everton Premier League
2011/2012 Wed 21 Dec Everton 1-0 Swansea City Premier League
1982/1983 Sat 26 Feb Everton 2 - 2 Swansea City First Division
1982/1983 Sat 16 Oct Swansea City 0 - 3 Everton First Division
1981/1982 Sat 01 May Swansea City 1 - 3 Everton First Division
1981/1982 Sat 05 Dec Everton 3 - 1 Swansea City First Division

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Recent respective form guides

Everton have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 9 to 7.

The Swans have had a decent run of form away from home recently, tasting just one defeat in their last six, and picking up four good wins. The games have constituted a decent return of 8 goals for the Swans, and 10 goals against.

Everton's total of 36 points from their 21 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League.

Swansea City's 29 points from 21 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Everton 6 4 1 1 13 7 13
Swansea City 6 2 4 0 9 6 10

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FootyMad's prediction ...

This is certainly an intriguing match for the Toffees, and one in which the FootyMad team are tentatively suggesting a drawn game. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Everton 4 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
Swansea City Undefeated in last 3 away games.
7 games since last defeat.

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