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Crystal Palace vs Swansea City - 1:2 (Away Win)

Crystal Palace vs Swansea City Predictions

England - Premier League (soccer) 3. Jan 2017 20:00
Crystal Palace (53.7%)
Draw (25.9%)
Swansea City (20.5%)
Crystal Palace (33%)
Draw (33%)
Swansea City (33%)
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Teams Stats Comparsion & Analysis

Calculated from both teams Last 20 20 Games
Crystal Palace
Achievement
Swansea City
25%
% of Wins
40%
65%
% of Losses
45%
10 %
% of Draws
15 %
0.8
Goals scored per match
1.1
1.75
Goals conceded per match
0.95
1
Goals scored - HOME
1.25
1.33
Goals conceded - HOME
1.13
0.64
Goals scored - AWAY
1
2.09
Goals conceded - AWAY
0.83
40%
Chance to score goal next match
55%
95%
Chance to concede goal next match
60%
60%
Failure to score matches
45%
5%
Clean sheet matches
40%
45%
Matches over 2.5 goals
30%
25%
Matches over 3.5 goals
20%
1.8
Win margin
2.13
2.15
Losing margin
1.56
35 %
Both teams score - YES
25 %
65 %
Both teams score - NO
75 %
55 %
Matches with ODD score
45 %
45 %
Matches with EVEN score
55 %
3.53
Average win odd - 1X2
3.04
1.9
Average win odd - BTTS
1.99
2.01
Average win odd - O/U 2.5
1.97
60%
Matches WON being favorite
71.43%
40%
Matches LOST being favorite
28.57%
15.38%
Matches WON being underdog
30%
84.62%
Matches LOST being underdog
70%

Team Ranking based Analysis

Performance and stats against teams with same Ranking
Crystal Palace
Vs
Swansea City
31
Current Ranking
45
0.9
Avg Goals Scored
1
1.6
Avg Goals Conceded
1
30% (3)
Games Win
40% (4)
60% (6)
Games lost
50% (5)
10% (1)
Draws
10% (1)
50% (5)
Over 2.5 Goals
30% (3)
50% (5)
Under 2.5 Goals
70% (7)
20% (2)
BTTS YES
30% (3)
80% (8)
BTTS NO
70% (7)
Matches

Ranking Table by Hintwise

1.
Manchester City
67
2.
Tottenham
67
3.
Manchester United
66
4.
Arsenal
65
5.
Liverpool
61
6.
Chelsea
56
7.
Newcastle United
50
8.
Burnley
48
9.
Brighton and Hove Albion
47
10.
Swansea City
45
11.
Leicester City
43
12.
AFC Bournemouth
42
13.
Everton
41
14.
West Ham United
41
15.
Stoke City
41
16.
Huddersfield Town
39
17.
Southampton
39
18.
Watford
36
19.
West Bromwich Albion
32
20.
Crystal Palace
31


Last games of Crystal Palace

WLLLWLWLDDLLWLLLLWLL
DateTeamsResultWinning OddOur prediction
24. October Bristol City vs Crystal Palace Home Win (4-1) 2.75 Draw | Loss 
21. October Newcastle United vs Crystal Palace Home Win (1-0) 2.02 Draw | Loss 
14. October Crystal Palace vs Chelsea Home Win (2-1) 10 Draw | Loss 
30. September Manchester United vs Crystal Palace Home Win (4-0) 1.18 Draw | Loss 
16. September Crystal Palace vs Southampton Away Win (0-1) 2.6 Draw | Loss 
10. September Burnley vs Crystal Palace Home Win (1-0) 2.5 Draw | Loss 
26. August Crystal Palace vs Swansea City Away Win (0-2) 4.4 Draw | Loss 
22. August Crystal Palace vs Ipswich Town Home Win (2-1) 6 Draw | Loss 
19. August Liverpool vs Crystal Palace Home Win (1-0) 1.44 Draw | Loss 
12. August Crystal Palace vs Huddersfield Town Away Win (0-3) 5.11 Draw | Loss 
5. August Crystal Palace vs Schalke 04 Draw (1-1) 3.4 Draw | Win 
29. July Metz vs Crystal Palace Draw (1-1) 3.6 Draw | Win 
19. July Liverpool vs Crystal Palace Home Win (2-0) 3.25 Draw | Loss 
15. July Maidstone United vs Crystal Palace Away Win (1-3) 2 Draw | Loss 
21. May Manchester United vs Crystal Palace Home Win (2-0) 2.8 Draw | Loss 
14. May Crystal Palace vs Hull City Home Win (4-0) 2.1 Draw | Loss 
6. May Manchester City vs Crystal Palace Home Win (5-0) 1.29 Draw | Loss 
29. April Crystal Palace vs Burnley Away Win (0-2) 5.25 Draw | Loss 
26. April Crystal Palace vs Tottenham Away Win (0-1) 1.67 Draw | Loss 
23. April Liverpool vs Crystal Palace Away Win (1-2) 7.2 Draw | Loss 

Last games of Swansea City

LLDLLLWDWWWLWWDLWWLL
DateTeamsResultWinning OddOur prediction
30. September West Ham United vs Swansea City Home Win (1-0) 1.91 Draw | Loss 
10. September Swansea City vs Newcastle United Away Win (0-1) 3.46 Draw | Loss 
26. August Crystal Palace vs Swansea City Away Win (0-2) 4.4 Draw | Loss 
22. August Milton Keynes Dons vs Swansea City Away Win (1-4) 2 Draw | Loss 
19. August Swansea City vs Manchester United Away Win (0-4) 2.6 Draw | Loss 
12. August Southampton vs Swansea City Draw (0-0) 4 Draw | Win 
5. August Swansea City vs Sampdoria Home Win (4-0) 2.3 Draw | Loss 
29. July Birmingham City vs Swansea City Away Win (0-2) 3 Draw | Loss 
12. July Barnet vs Swansea City Home Win (1-0) 6 Draw | Loss 
21. May Swansea City vs West Bromwich Albion Home Win (2-1) 2.05 Draw | Loss 
13. May Sunderland vs Swansea City Away Win (0-2) 2.3 Draw | Loss 
6. May Swansea City vs Everton Home Win (1-0) 3.5 Draw | Loss 
30. April Manchester United vs Swansea City Draw (1-1) 6 Draw | Win 
22. April Swansea City vs Stoke City Home Win (2-0) 2.3 Draw | Loss 
15. April Watford vs Swansea City Home Win (1-0) 2.75 Draw | Loss 
8. April West Ham United vs Swansea City Home Win (1-0) 2.15 Draw | Loss 
5. April Swansea City vs Tottenham Away Win (1-3) 1.73 Draw | Loss 
2. April Swansea City vs Middlesbrough Draw (0-0) 3.5 Draw | Win 
18. March AFC Bournemouth vs Swansea City Home Win (2-0) 2.3 Draw | Loss 
11. March Hull City vs Swansea City Home Win (2-1) 2.6 Draw | Loss 

Last games of Crystal Palace | Over/Under 2.5

OUOUUUOUOUUUOOUO
DateTeamsOutcomeWinning OddOur prediction
24. October Bristol City vs Crystal Palace Over (4-1) 1.95 Under | Loss 
21. October Newcastle United vs Crystal Palace Under (1-0) 1.81 Under | Win 
14. October Crystal Palace vs Chelsea Over (2-1) 1.87 Under | Loss 
30. September Manchester United vs Crystal Palace Over (4-0) 1.62 Under | Loss 
16. September Crystal Palace vs Southampton Under (0-1) 1.73 Under | Win 
10. September Burnley vs Crystal Palace Under (1-0) 1.65 Under | Win 
26. August Crystal Palace vs Swansea City Under (0-2) 1.75 Under | Win 
22. August Crystal Palace vs Ipswich Town Over (2-1) 1.76 Under | Loss 
19. August Liverpool vs Crystal Palace Under (1-0) 2.45 Under | Win 
12. August Crystal Palace vs Huddersfield Town Over (0-3) 4.1 Under | Loss 
5. August Crystal Palace vs Schalke 04 Under (1-1) 2.1 Under | Win 
29. July Metz vs Crystal Palace Under (1-1) 2.01 Under | Win 
19. July Liverpool vs Crystal Palace Under (2-0) 2.55 Under | Win 
15. July Maidstone United vs Crystal Palace Over (1-3) 1.4 Under | Loss 
29. April Crystal Palace vs Burnley Under (0-2) 1.85 Under | Win 
23. April Liverpool vs Crystal Palace Over (1-2) 1.71 Under | Loss 

Last games of Swansea City | Over/Under 2.5

OUOUUUUUUOUOOUUU
DateTeamsOutcomeWinning OddOur prediction
30. September West Ham United vs Swansea City Under (1-0) 1.85 Under | Win 
10. September Swansea City vs Newcastle United Under (0-1) 1.8 Under | Win 
26. August Crystal Palace vs Swansea City Under (0-2) 1.75 Under | Win 
22. August Milton Keynes Dons vs Swansea City Over (1-4) 1.99 Under | Loss 
19. August Swansea City vs Manchester United Over (0-4) 1.96 Under | Loss 
12. August Southampton vs Swansea City Under (0-0) 1.8 Under | Win 
5. August Swansea City vs Sampdoria Over (4-0) 1.8 Under | Loss 
29. July Birmingham City vs Swansea City Under (0-2) 2 Under | Win 
12. July Barnet vs Swansea City Under (1-0) 2.3 Under | Win 
13. May Sunderland vs Swansea City Under (0-2) 2.08 Under | Win 
30. April Manchester United vs Swansea City Under (1-1) 2.2 Under | Win 
22. April Swansea City vs Stoke City Under (2-0) 1.8 Under | Win 
15. April Watford vs Swansea City Under (1-0) 1.83 Under | Win 
5. April Swansea City vs Tottenham Over (1-3) 1.87 Under | Loss 
2. April Swansea City vs Middlesbrough Under (0-0) 1.75 Under | Win 
11. March Hull City vs Swansea City Over (2-1) 2.25 Under | Loss 

Last games of Crystal Palace | Both Teams To Score

YNNNYNYYNNYNNNNYNY
DateTeamsOutcomeWinning OddOur prediction
24. October Bristol City vs Crystal Palace Yes (4-1) 1.7 No | Loss 
21. October Newcastle United vs Crystal Palace No (1-0) 1.81 No | Win 
14. October Crystal Palace vs Chelsea Yes (2-1) 2.2 No | Loss 
30. September Manchester United vs Crystal Palace No (4-0) 1.6 No | Win 
16. September Crystal Palace vs Southampton No (0-1) 1.95 No | Win 
10. September Burnley vs Crystal Palace No (1-0) 1.87 No | Win 
26. August Crystal Palace vs Swansea City No (0-2) 1.93 No | Win 
22. August Crystal Palace vs Ipswich Town Yes (2-1) 2.1 No | Loss 
19. August Liverpool vs Crystal Palace No (1-0) 2 No | Win 
12. August Crystal Palace vs Huddersfield Town No (0-3) 1.93 No | Win 
5. August Crystal Palace vs Schalke 04 Yes (1-1) 1.62 No | Loss 
29. July Metz vs Crystal Palace Yes (1-1) 1.67 No | Loss 
19. July Liverpool vs Crystal Palace No (2-0) 2.4 No | Win 
15. July Maidstone United vs Crystal Palace Yes (1-3) 1.34 No | Loss 
21. May Manchester United vs Crystal Palace No (2-0) 2.15 No | Win 
14. May Crystal Palace vs Hull City No (4-0) 2.15 No | Win 
29. April Crystal Palace vs Burnley No (0-2) 1.93 No | Win 
23. April Liverpool vs Crystal Palace Yes (1-2) 1.9 No | Loss 

Last games of Swansea City | Both Teams To Score

YNYNNYNYNNNNNYNNN
DateTeamsOutcomeWinning OddOur prediction
30. September West Ham United vs Swansea City No (1-0) 2 No | Win 
10. September Swansea City vs Newcastle United No (0-1) 1.95 No | Win 
26. August Crystal Palace vs Swansea City No (0-2) 1.93 No | Win 
22. August Milton Keynes Dons vs Swansea City Yes (1-4) 1.85 No | Loss 
19. August Swansea City vs Manchester United No (0-4) 1.7 No | Win 
12. August Southampton vs Swansea City No (0-0) 1.8 No | Win 
5. August Swansea City vs Sampdoria No (4-0) 2.25 No | Win 
29. July Birmingham City vs Swansea City No (0-2) 2.25 No | Win 
12. July Barnet vs Swansea City No (1-0) 2.15 No | Win 
21. May Swansea City vs West Bromwich Albion Yes (2-1) 1.8 No | Loss 
13. May Sunderland vs Swansea City No (0-2) 2.2 No | Win 
30. April Manchester United vs Swansea City Yes (1-1) 2.16 No | Loss 
22. April Swansea City vs Stoke City No (2-0) 2.05 No | Win 
15. April Watford vs Swansea City No (1-0) 2.02 No | Win 
5. April Swansea City vs Tottenham Yes (1-3) 1.95 No | Loss 
2. April Swansea City vs Middlesbrough No (0-0) 1.93 No | Win 
11. March Hull City vs Swansea City Yes (2-1) 1.83 Yes | Win 

Last games of Crystal Palace | Double chance

DateTeamsOutcomeWinning OddOur prediction
24. October Bristol City vs Crystal Palace H/D and H/A (4-1) 1.54 & 1.38 H/A | Win 
21. October Newcastle United vs Crystal Palace H/D and H/A (1-0) 1.28 & 1.38 H/D | Win 
14. October Crystal Palace vs Chelsea H/D and H/A (2-1) 3.35 & 1.23 D/A | Loss 
30. September Manchester United vs Crystal Palace H/D and H/A (4-0) 1.04 & 1.12 H/D | Win 
16. September Crystal Palace vs Southampton D/A and H/A (0-1) 1.46 & 1.41 H/A | Win 
10. September Burnley vs Crystal Palace H/D and H/A (1-0) 1.42 & 1.48 H/D | Win 
26. August Crystal Palace vs Swansea City D/A and H/A (0-2) 1.95 & 1.38 H/D | Loss 
22. August Crystal Palace vs Ipswich Town H/D and H/A (2-1) 2.87 & 3.85 H/D | Win 
19. August Liverpool vs Crystal Palace H/D and H/A (1-0) 1.14 & 1.26 H/D | Win 
12. August Crystal Palace vs Huddersfield Town D/A and H/A (0-3) 2.15 & 2.65 D/A | Win 
5. August Crystal Palace vs Schalke 04 H/D and D/A (1-1) 1.62 & 1.72 H/D | Win 
29. July Metz vs Crystal Palace H/D and D/A (1-1) 1.64 & 1.64 H/A | Loss 
19. July Liverpool vs Crystal Palace H/D and H/A (2-0) 1.86 & 2.01 H/D | Win 
15. July Maidstone United vs Crystal Palace D/A and H/A (1-3) 1.34 & 1.27 H/A | Win 
29. April Crystal Palace vs Burnley D/A and H/A (0-2) 2.19 & 1.37 H/D | Loss 
23. April Liverpool vs Crystal Palace D/A and H/A (1-2) 2.86 & 1.26 H/D | Loss 

Last games of Swansea City | Double chance

DateTeamsOutcomeWinning OddOur prediction
30. September West Ham United vs Swansea City H/D and H/A (1-0) 1.25 & 1.37 H/D | Win 
10. September Swansea City vs Newcastle United D/A and H/A (0-1) 1.69 & 1.42 H/D | Loss 
26. August Crystal Palace vs Swansea City D/A and H/A (0-2) 1.95 & 1.38 H/D | Loss 
22. August Milton Keynes Dons vs Swansea City D/A and H/A (1-4) 1.29 & 1.5 D/A | Win 
19. August Swansea City vs Manchester United D/A and H/A (0-4) 1.74 & 2.14 D/A | Win 
12. August Southampton vs Swansea City H/D and D/A (0-0) 2.32 & 2.48 H/D | Win 
5. August Swansea City vs Sampdoria H/D and H/A (4-0) 1.37 & 1.39 H/D | Win 
29. July Birmingham City vs Swansea City D/A and H/A (0-2) 1.62 & 1.45 H/A | Win 
12. July Barnet vs Swansea City H/D and H/A (1-0) 2.71 & 1.16 D/A | Loss 
13. May Sunderland vs Swansea City D/A and H/A (0-2) 1.45 & 1.51 D/A | Win 
30. April Manchester United vs Swansea City H/D and D/A (1-1) 1.17 & 3.88 H/D | Win 
22. April Swansea City vs Stoke City H/D and H/A (2-0) 1.39 & 1.43 H/D | Win 
15. April Watford vs Swansea City H/D and H/A (1-0) 1.52 & 1.47 H/A | Win 
5. April Swansea City vs Tottenham D/A and H/A (1-3) 1.22 & 1.32 D/A | Win 
2. April Swansea City vs Middlesbrough H/D and D/A (0-0) 1.25 & 1.92 H/D | Win 

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Match Review with betting tips!

Written game review by Hintwise
In this 3. Jan 2017 Premier League encounter Crystal Palace is facing Swansea City. Likely, its gonna be an interesting and tight, goal-filled game. Crystal Palace has collected 3 wins and 13 losses in their last 20 games. Last 10 HOME games of Crystal Palace have shown us 2 wins and 8 losses. Their last HOME game was on 4. February against Sunderland and ended with away win (0-4). Looking at the last 20 games of Swansea City we see 4 wins and 14 losses. Last 9 AWAY games of Swansea City showed 1 wins and 7 losses, most recent was on 5. February against Manchester City that ended with home win (2-1). From this data, we see both teams being equal and a possible draw here.

It is a game between Low ranking team Crystal Palace and Low ranking team Swansea City. Crystal Palace's last 4 HOME games against Low ranking teams show 0 wins, 1 draws and 3 losses. Swansea City's AWAY performance against Low ranking teams show 2 wins, 1 draws and 3 losses from last 6 AWAY games. Crystal Palace's attacking performace is 0.3 goals/game vs Swansea City's 1. On the defensive side, we have Crystal Palace with 1.8 and Swansea City with 1.5 goals conceded per game. Taking all the Rank-based facts into consideration we see Swansea City being stronger, might win this game.

Last 20 games of Crystal Palace have seen 12 Overs and 8 Unders. Last 20 games of Swansea City have seen 17 Overs and 3 Unders. Looking at the rank-based O/U 2.5 stats of Crystal Palace it has been 2 Overs and 2 Unders in their last 4 HOME games against teams with similar ranking as Swansea City. Swansea City has seen 4 Overs and 2 Unders in their last 6 AWAY games against teams with ranking similar to Crystal Palace. Crystal Palace is averaging 0.9 goals at home while Swansea City makes an average of 1 goals away. This makes an average of 1.9 goals per match between the teams. Crystal Palace concedes 1.9 goals on average and Swansea City 2.67 for a total of 4.57 goals conceded per match. Taking these into account, we expect to see 3.2 goals per match. History shows that 60% of games end Over 2.5 for Crystal Palace and 85% for Swansea City. Considering the numbers, it will clearly be OVER 2.5 match.

From Crystal Palace's last 20 games 10 have seen both teams scoring and 10 games only one team/no score. From Swansea City's last 20 games 13 have seen both teams scoring and 7 games only one team/no score. Looking at the rank-based BTTS stats, Crystal Palace had 1 BTTS YES and 3 NO's. For Swansea City, we have seen 2 BTTS YES and 4 NO's. There is 60% chance of Crystal Palace scoring today, 70% for Swansea City. Probability of conceding a goal is 85% for Crystal Palace and 90% for Swansea City. Looking at the numbers, both teams will probably score in this match.
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Sam Allardyce admitted he brought players off against Arsenal at the weekend in order to keep them fresh for their home encounter with Swansea on Tuesday. That means Yohan Cabaye, Andros Townsend and Christian Benteke are guarenteed to start.