Swansea City has come very poorly in the Premier League, as a demoted after 18 rounds. Welsh have not won a game since 24 October when they defeated the Birmingham Aston Villa 2-1. Since then they had 2 draws and 5 defeats. Coach Alan Curtis fails to bring the crisis team, but will try in the last game at home this year to beat WBA. 3 extra points “Swans” could climb above the relegation if Norwich City and Newcastle United would lose in this round
The hosts can not count on Tabanou left defender and striker Éder, who are injured, while striker Routledge is uncertain. None of these three players not entitled to Swansea.
Swansea City has 2 wins in 9 games supported at home.
The Swans’ have 3 wins after 17 rounds.
Alan Curtis’s team has not scored in 4 of their last 5 games at home.
“White-blacks” have won only 2 points in the last 7 rounds.
► Next opponent: Crystal Palace (away)
► The results from the previous season: Swansea City – West Bromwich Albion 3-0 and West Bromwich Albion – Swansea City 2-0
West Bromwich Albion (13th – 20p)
West Bromwich Albion also has a weak balance sheet in the end of this year, with three draws and one defeat in the last 4 stages. In the last round, he lost the WBA “The Hawthorns” 1-2 AFC Bournemouth. The team coached by Tony Pulis is 13th in the ranking, being 5 points from relegation. Last season both teams have capitalized on home advantage. “The Baggies’ last two matches will play in 2015 with Swansea City and Newcastle United, the team in the relegation zone. If they manage to get 4 or 6 points, they will be more calm and confident in matches in 2016.
Guests have left home McClean left midfielder and striker Rondón, the two owners being suspended. Foster will not play any goalkeeper who is injured.
West Bromwich Albion has 5 wins after 17 rounds.
Tony Pulis’s team have two defeats in 8 games supported “out”.
“The Baggies’ have scored 4 goals in the last 2 stages.
WBA scored 6 goals in eight movements.
► Next opponent: Newcastle United (home)
Probable teams Swansea City – West Bromwich Albion:
► Swansea City (4-1-2-1-2): Fabiański – Angel Rangel Fernández, Williams, Taylor – Britton – Shelvey, Sung-YongKi – Sigurðsson – Ayew, Gomis
Reserves: Nordfeldt, Naughton, Bartley, Cork, Montero, Routledge, Emnes
► WBA (4-1-4-1): Myhill – Dawson, McAuley, Olsson, Brunt – Evans – Sessègnon, Morrison, Fletcher, McManaman – Berahino
Subs: Lindegaard, Gamboa, Chester, Yacob, Gardner, Anichebe, Lambert