Championship: Swansea City conquers Coventry City 2-1

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COVENTRY. Swansea City bested Coventry City to win 2-1.

COVENTRY. Swansea City conquered Coventry City to win 2-1. All goals were scored in the first half.​ It was Swansea City to strike first with an early goal of J. Paterson at the 5′. Then J. Piroe scored again for Swansea City in the 12′ minute with a goal. Eventually, K. McFadzean reduced the distance for Coventry City with a goal. However, that was it, and the result remained 2-1.​

The match was held at the City of Coventry Stadium Stadium in Coventry on Tuesday and this began at 7:45 pm local time. The referee was Andy Davies with the assistance of Mark Dwyer and Ian Cooper. The 4th official was Joshua Smith. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was quite cold around 4.4 degrees Celsius or 39.92 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 94%.​

Match Statistics

Swansea City was in firm control of the ball 55% while Coventry City was struggling with a 45% ball possession.

Coventry City was more aggressive with 43 dangerous attacks and 11 shots of which 4 were on target. Even so, Swansea City managed to find the solution to win this contest.​

Coventry City shot 11 times, 4 on target, 7 off target. On the other side, Swansea City shot 9 times, 4 on target, 5 off target.


Coventry City received 1 yellow card (G. Hamer). On the opposite side, Swansea City received 2 yellow cards (R. Bennett and F. Downes).

After playing this match, Coventry City will stay with 27 points to stay in the 4th place. On the opposite side, Swansea City will have 23 points like Blackburn Rovers to move down in the 10th place.

Match Events

  • 5'

    J. Paterson

  • 7'

    G. Hamer

  • 12'

    J. Piroe

    E. Laird

  • 25'

    R. Bennett

  • 28'

    K. McFadzean

    G. Hamer

  • 62'

    M. Obafemi

    O. Ntcham

  • 70'

    J. Jones

    J. Allen

  • 72'

    F. Downes

    J. Piroe

  • 83'

    F. Downes

  • 89'

    T. Walker

    M. Godden

Next match

In the upcoming Championship match, Coventry City will host Bristol City on the 6th of November with a 8-3 head to head statistic in favor of Bristol City (3 draws).

Swansea City will play away with AFC Bournemouth on the 6th of November with a 5-0 head to head record in favor of AFC Bournemouth (3 draws).

Coventry City: Formation and Lineups

Coventry City started with a 3-4-1-2 line-up (3-4-1-2).

The manager Mark Robins chose to play with the following team: Simon Moore (6.2), Dominic Hyam (6.5), Kyle McFadzean (7.4), Jake Clarke-Salter (6.9), Fankaty Dabo (7.3), Jamie Allen (6.2), Gustavo Hamer (7.8), Ian Maatsen (7.4), Callum O’Hare (7.2), Matt Godden (6.7) and Viktor Gyökeres (6.8).


Coventry City made 2 changes: J. Allen for J. Jones (70′) and M. Godden for T. Walker (89′).

Top player: Gustavo Hamer

The player who no doubt impressed Coventry City the most was Gustavo Hamer.

His rating is (7.8) with 47 passes (76% accurate) and 3 key passes. He was won 3 duels out of 5. He performed 8 crosses.

Swansea City: Formation and Lineups

Swansea City started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).

On the opposite side, Russell Martin played with: Ben Hamer (6.4), Ryan Bennett (6.5), Kyle Naughton (7.1), Ryan Manning (6.6), Ethan Laird (6.5), Korey Smith (6.4), Matt Grimes (7.1), Jake Bidwell (6.2), Olivier Ntcham (6.4), Jamie Paterson (7.7) and Joël Piroe (7.1).


Swansea City made 2 changes: O. Ntcham for M. Obafemi (62′) and J. Piroe for F. Downes (72′).

Top player: Jamie Paterson

The player who no doubt impressed Swansea City the most was Jamie Paterson.

His rating is (7.7) with 1 goal, 59 passes (83% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 7 duels out of 12.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Championship



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