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History of the Swansea City v Chesterfield fixture

Chesterfield travel to take on Swansea City at Liberty Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 18 games played, Spireites have recorded 4 wins, and Swansea City have come away with 9 victories.

The last time the two teams met at Swansea City was more than a decade ago, in August 1995, as the Swans edged out their past their rivals by a score of 3 - 2 in a League Division Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
1995/1996Sat 03 FebChesterfield3 - 2Swansea CityLGE1
1995/1996Sat 26 AugSwansea City3 - 2ChesterfieldLGE1
1988/1989Sat 01 AprChesterfield2 - 0Swansea CityLGE1
1988/1989Sat 17 DecSwansea City2 - 0ChesterfieldLGE1
1985/1986Sat 05 AprChesterfield4 - 1Swansea CityLGE1
1985/1986Tue 05 NovSwansea City1 - 1ChesterfieldLGE1
1978/1979Fri 11 MaySwansea City2 - 1ChesterfieldLGE1

Recent respective form guides

Swansea City have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 15 goals for the Swans, with 7 goals against.

Chesterfield have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Spireites have hit 5 goals, 8 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Swansea City are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 28 points from 15 games. Chesterfield's total of 25 points from their 15 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca Cola League One.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

An indifferent set of results for Chesterfield on the road, and I believe this game is only going to yield a solitary point for the Spireites. No-score draw

Sequence statistics:
Swansea City Unbeaten in the last 5 home games.
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
Chesterfield Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.