Swans vs Stoke Preview – Premier League 2017/18

Michael King is one of Fluentsport's Premier League experts covering most of the upcoming fixtures in the year.

Swans face Stoke in this Premier League 2017/18 clash.

When is the match, and kick off time?

The match is on Sunday 13th May 2018, and kicks off at 3:00pm UK time.


It would be wise for Swans to play intricately and avoid taking too many shooting chances at range, as Stoke have an excellent record of defending those chances. Stoke won't be able to rely on their individual players in this game, as Swans have been good at managing these threats in previous games. Stoke will need to be creative with their attacking chances, as Swans are good at defending attacking through balls. Stoke will need to be creative when attacking, as Swans have shown great instinct at defending counter attacks. Stoke will hope that Swans attack wide so they can prevent danger with their superior defence on the wings.

Swans Vs Stoke Prediction

Swans are the better team on paper, and will be looking to dominate the game. This should result in a win for Swans. Don’t rule out Stoke though, as they will be keen to upset the home crowd. A bet of £10 would return £19.65 for a home win, £38.00 for a draw, and £46.00 for an away win.

This is set to be an eventful match in which we are expecting Swans to create many more chances than Stoke. Stoke will probably play defensively, looking for opportunities to counter attack. Regardless, Swans will probably win by a margin of two or more goals. Our prediction for this match is: Swans 2-0 Stoke.


Swans Stoke
Forwards André Ayew, Wilfried Bony, Tammy Abraham, Jordan Ayew, Luciano Narsingh, Wayne Routledge, Nathan Dyer, Kenji Gorré. Xherdan Shaqiri, Saido Berahino, Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting, Jesé, Mame Diouf, Ramadan Sobhi, Peter Crouch.
Midfielders / Wingers Renato Sanches, Leroy Fer, Sam Clucas, Tom Carroll, Sung-Yong Ki, Andy King, Leon Britton. Joe Allen, Badou Ndiaye, Charlie Adam, Geoff Cameron, Ibrahim Afellay, Darren Fletcher, Stephen Ireland.
Defenders Alfie Mawson, Federico Fernández, Martin Olsson, Kyle Naughton, Kyle Bartley, Mike van der Hoorn, Ángel Rangel, Connor Roberts. Kurt Zouma, Kevin Wimmer, Bruno Martins Indi, Ryan Shawcross, Erik Pieters, Moritz Bauer, Konstantinos Stafylidis, Glen Johnson, Tom Edwards.
Goalkeepers Lukasz Fabianski, Erwin Mulder, Kristoffer Nordfeldt. Jack Butland, Lee Grant, Jakob Haugaard.