Wycombe Wanderers and Swansea City meet at Adams Park, in a match for the 3rd round of the Championship. There is no record of direct confrontations between these two teams in the last 3 years. The last match was played on 22‑08‑2006 and ended with the scoreboard: Swansea City (2‑2) Wycombe Wanderers. In this match, the home factor may be decisive, as Swansea City present considerable differences in their results at home and as a visitor.
Wycombe Wanderers :
Currently in 23rd position, the home team has not won any points so far. In matchday 1, they lost at home to Rotherham United by (0‑1). On the following day, the final score was a (5‑0) loss at Blackburn Rovers. This is a team little affected by the home factor, that is, it presents similar results at home and away, since in the last 30 games it has recorded 5 wins, 2 draws and 8 losses as a visitor, with 16 goals scored and 30 suffered; against 7 victories, 3 draws and 5 defeats in his stadium, with 21 goals scored and 21 suffered. In their last 10 home games the Wycombe Wanderers have 4 wins, 2 draws and 4 losses. The team has not been very strong defensively, since they have always suffered goals in the last 10 matches, but their attack has scored regularly, since they have scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches.
Wycombe Wanderers come into this game after a 5-0 loss at Blackburn Rovers, thus adding the second loss in this competition. In this game against Swansea City, coach Gareth Ainsworth is expected to present a more cautious strategy on the field, exploiting only the counterattack: David Wheeler is a very competent player in the offensive transition. It should be noted that the locals have not scored any goals in this competition. For this game the local coach cannot count on Darius Charles, due to a suspension.
Swansea City :
Currently in 5th position, the visiting team has so far won 4 points. On matchday 1 they managed to beat Preston North End away by (0‑1). On the following day, the final score was tied by (0‑0) in the home match against Birmingham City. This is a stronger team with the support of its fans, since in the last 30 games it has registered 4 wins, 6 draws and 5 losses as a visitor; against 8 victories, 4 draws and 3 defeats in his stadium. Swansea City has recorded 4 wins, 3 draws and 3 losses in their last 10 away matches. His attack has scored regularly, as he has scored goals in 7 of the last 10 matches.
Swansea comes to this game after a draw, at zero, against Birmingham, thus adding the second straight game without losing in this second English division. Remember that the visitors beat Preston on the first day. In this game against Wycombe, coach Steve Cooper must focus on maintaining possession and positional attacks: Morgan Gibbs-White will be the master of the team and responsible for organizing and creating the offensive process. For this game the visiting coach has George Byers in doubt, due to physical problems.