Swansea and Newcastle are both at the wrong end of the table and will be looking to pick up maximum points this afternoon at the Liberty Stadium.
Swansea is fairly inconsistent at home and will have to start making improvements if they want to avoid a season of relegation battles.
Newcastle does seem set to be battling relegation this season and it is against teams like Swansea that they have to pick up points if they are to avoid a return to the Championship.
Swansea stats over last 20 home games
Home wins 9
Home Losses 8
9 of the last 20 Swansea home games have been over 2.5
9 of the last 20 Swansea home games both teams have scored.
Swansea have scored first in 9 of their last 20 home games
Swansea have conceded first in 9 of their last 20 home games
Swansea have scored in 14 of their last 20 home games
Newcastle stats over last 20 away games
Away wins 8
Away Losses 9
7 of the last 20 Newcastle away games have been over 2.5
7 of the last 20 Newcastle away games both teams have scored.
Newcastle have scored first in 10 of their last 20 away games
Newcastle have conceded first in 8 of their last 20 away games
Newcastle have scored in 13 of their last 20 away games
Swansea really needs to grasp this opportunity and get the win, they are up against a poor Newcastle side and in front of their own fans, anything less than a win will send out the wrong signal.
Therefore the best value bet in this game is
Swansea City win @ 2.40 with Unibet