Swansea City vs Watford Prediction & Match Preview

Swansea City vs Watford Championship Prediction by LeagueLane

Swansea City vs Watford
England – Championship
Date: Saturday, 2 January 2021
Kick-off at 15:00 UK/ 16:00 CET
Venue: Liberty Stadium (Swansea).

Swansea is on a two-game winning streak in the campaign, following a 0-2 win on the road against QPR last time out in their schedule. The host has picked up 39 points from 11 wins and 6 draws in their 21 league appearances.

Winless in two of their last three fixtures in the campaign, Watford is in a tough spot ahead of the upcoming match with their mixed form. They will visit on the back of a 1-0 win at home against the likes of Norwich City in the league.

Swansea City vs Watford Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Both teams have scored in their recent three meetings.
  • Their previous encounter gave a 2-1 home win for the Hornets.
  • The visitor has recorded three of the last five overall wins.
  • Only one of their last five matches has ended in a draw.

Swansea City vs Watford Prediction

Two consecutive wins in their schedule ought to improve the morale of the players in Swansea dugout ahead of the upcoming match at home. The Swans are at the second spot on the table as it stands, just five points behind the toppers in the campaign this season.

Watford is not far behind on the table as they have secured fifth place for now. The visitor is just two points behind the host, and a win will swap their position with the latter. But the mixed form in the campaign as of late holds back the Hornets from taking a clean sweep in the clash.

Both teams will play on the behalf of a win in their last match in the championship schedule. With their scoring spree, we can expect both sides to find the back of the net in ninety minutes. So, the tip for BTTS will probably come in handy from the goals area in the encounter.

The host enjoys the ground advantage and has a slight edge over the Hornets. Their lead over the guest allows them to create more chances in the game. Hence the double chance favoring Swansea will probably be the best bet for the punters.

Swansea City vs Watford Betting tips

  • Both teams to score: Yes @ 2.00 (1/1).
  • Double chance: Swansea or Draw @ 1.44 (4/9).