Fulham continue their march towards automatic promotion as they travel to Swansea City for a midweek English Championship fixture. The Swans have been in good form but face a very impressive Fulham side who are favourites to pick all the points.
Swansea have been slowly easing themselves away from trouble in the second half of the season and now have a 20-point gap over the relegation zone. Sitting just eight points off the top 10, Russell Martin’s men can also make a late push for a top half finish.
The Swans head into Tuesday’s clash with three wins from their last four Championship matches. They claimed a 3-1 victory over Coventry City in their previous fixture with Michael Obafemi netting a brace after Jamie Paterson had opened the scoring.
Swansea generally have a good record at home but tend to struggle against some of the big teams. A 2-1 loss to second placed Huddersfield Town is among their recent home defeats while they were also hammered 4-1 by promotion playoff chasing Nottingham Forest.
Fulham are getting and are well on course for automatic promotion. They remain top of the Championship and have now opened up an 11 point gap over second placed Huddersfield Town.
The Cottagers travel to Swansea of a 2-0 victory over Blackburn Rovers in their previous fixture with Neeskens Kebano and Harry Wilson getting the goals. That was their fifth win in their last six matches as they appear almost unstoppable in recent weeks.
Fulham also have an impressive record on their travels and are unbeaten in their last nine away matches in the Championship. Marco Silva’s men have also won their last four matches on the road, a run that includes a 7-0 victory at Reading.

How the bookies view it
Fulham have the upper hand among the bookies with SBK offering 16/19 for an away win. A victory for Swansea City is valued at 17/4 with MansionBet while a draw is set at odds of 14/5 by Naijabet.
Recent head to head
Fulham have gotten the better of Swansea in recent matches, winning the last three meetings. They claimed a 3-1 victory in the reverse fixture in September and also triumphed 2-1 on their last visit to the Swansea.com Stadium.
Players to watch
Joel Piroe is the leading scorer for Swansea City and is often the popular pick to score anytime at 2/1 with NaijaBet. However, Michael Obafemi has caught the eye lately with four goals in his last three home matches and could be worth considering in the same market at 47/20 with Naijabet.
Aleksandar Mitrovic failed to get on the score sheet on Saturday but remains Fulham’s biggest attacking threat having scored 34 Championship goals this season. The striker has scored five goals in his last three matches against Swansea City and is priced at 10/11 by Naijabet to find the net on Tuesday.
Anything else catch the eye?
Swansea City have plenty of attacking quality and with Fulham also the leading scorer in the Championship, goals can be expected here. The reverse fixture produced over 3.5 goals which is priced at 9/4 by Unibet while SBK is offering 13/15 on over 2.5 goals.
Aleksandar Mitrovic has grabbed the opening goal in the last three matches with Swansea City and is priced at 29/10 by Unibet to score first on Tuesday.
This English Championship match between Swansea City and Fulham will be played on Mar 8, 2022 and kick off at 19:45. Check below for our tipsters best Swansea City vs Fulham prediction. You may also visit our dedicated betting previews section for the most up to date previews.

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