Ipswich Town prepare to entertain Swansea City at Portman Road at lunchtime on Saturday, looking to continue an impressive record. The Tractor Boys are clearly on top, having won 8 and lost only 3 of the 14 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Portman Road was just last season, in October 2009, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a Championship match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sat 27 Mar||Swansea City||0 - 0||Ipswich Town||CHMP|
|2009/2010||Sat 17 Oct||Ipswich Town||1-1||Swansea City||CHMP|
|2008/2009||Sat 07 Feb||Swansea City||3 - 0||Ipswich Town||CHMP|
|2008/2009||Sat 18 Oct||Ipswich Town||2 - 2||Swansea City||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sat 27 Jan||Ipswich Town||1 - 0||Swansea City||FAC|
|1982/1983||Sat 30 Apr||Swansea City||1 - 1||Ipswich Town||PREM|
|1982/1983||Sat 27 Nov||Ipswich Town||3 - 1||Swansea City||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Ipswich Town have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. A generous 8 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
The away form of Swansea City however, is much more impressive, tasting just one defeat in their last six, and picking up four good wins. The games have constituted a decent return of 9 goals for the Swans, and 3 goals against.
Ipswich Town find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 24 points from their 19 matches. Swansea City are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 33 points from 19 games.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Ipswich Town are not in a rich vein of form at the moment, and your Madmen see things getting no better with Swansea City running out comfortable winners. Away win
|Ipswich Town||11 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 13 .
|Swansea City||Undefeated in last 3 away games.|
No win in the 2 most recent games.