Oct. 30, 2016
Stoke vs Swansea Prediction & Preview
31 October 2016 • 20:00 • Britannia Stadium, Stoke
Stoke have tied the first league match with Middlesbrough and then lost 4 league matches in a row, in which they have conceded 13 goals. In the next match Stoke played against West Brom and after what Salomon Rondon scored a goal in injury time, so he buried the possibility of the first league win of Stoke and the match ended in a draw 1-1. Then Stoke tied 1-1 with Manchester United, thanks to a late goal of Joe Allen, who has scored two goals against Sunderland and Stoke defeated them 2-0. With the same result ended their next match and Xherdan Shaqiri secured another 3 points. Stoke have the 11th highest team market value in Premier League – 172,25 Mill. €.
Stoke have won the last 2 matches, in which they haven´t conceded a goal.
Stoke have the 4th worst defense in the Premier League this season.
Stoke are unbeaten in their last 4 matches.
There have been over 2.5 goals in 3 of the last 9 league matches.
Stephen Ireland, Ibrahim Afellay, Glen Johnson and Jack Butland.
Possible lineups (4-2-3-1)
Grant – Pieters, Indi, Shawcross, Bardsley – Whelan, Cameron – Arnautovic, Allen, Shaqiri – Bony
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