Swansea is on the 17th place in the Premier League, this time with 19 points accumulated in 20 stages.
The hosts enjoyed alternating developments lately, managed to accumulate five points in the last 5 games. Recently, they were defeated on the ground at Manchester United, 2-1.
Swansea was eliminated shameful FA Cup by the Oxford Utd.
A. Ghanaian Ayew is the best scorer of the team in the championship, with six goals scored.
Welsh coach have the luxury of sending in ground best “11” of or having any player absent.
On the other hand, Sunderland ranks 19th of the league with 15 points.
Guests were able to conclude very weak series of matches after they obtained only 4th victory of the season. They managed a win against Aston Villa 3-1.
Sunderland failed no qualification in the FA Cup, having succumbed 3-1 at Arsenal on the ground.
J. Defoe is the team’s top scorer in the Premier League with six goals in 20 games.
Sebastien Larsson, Adam Matthews and Younes Kaboul will not perform because of medical problems.
Swansea Probable team: Fabianski – Taylor, Williams, Fernandez Rangel – Cork, Britton, Sung Yueng – Sigurdsson, Ayew, Routledge
Sunderland Probable team: Mannoni – Jones, Brown, O’Shea, Aanholt – Cattermole, M’Vila – Watmore, Johnson, Borini – Defoe