Opta Stats: Swansea v Manchester City
Manchester City's pursuit of an unprecedented quadruple continues with an FA Cup quarter-final tie against Swansea. Opta crunches the numbers so you don't have to.
"Gabriel Jesus has been involved in 10 goals in six domestic cup starts this season for Man City (7 goals, 3 assists); the Brazilian has scored three goals in two previous appearances against opponents Swansea."
This is the first ever FA Cup meeting between Swansea and Man City - the Swans are winless in their last 13 games against the Citizens in all competitions (W0 D2 L11). A Manchester City win is [1.15].
Manchester City have progressed from three of their last four FA Cup quarter-finals (2010-11, 2012-13 and 2016-17), but their only defeat in this time came against Championship opposition in 2013-14, when they lost 1-2 to Wigan Athletic. Championship side Swansea are [23.0] to pull off a shock in 90 minutes.
Swansea City have been eliminated in six of their last seven FA Cup ties against Premier League opponents. Manchester City are [1.53] to win half-time/full-time.
Manchester City have scored at least four goals in each of their three FA Cup games this season - the last team to so in four in a row were also Man City, during the 1925-26 season. Over 3.5 goals is [2.04].
Swansea are looking to reach the FA Cup semi-final for just a third time, also doing so in 1925-26 and 1963-64. They are [13.0] to go through in the To Qualify market.
Manchester City could become just the second team to win two away FA Cup matches in Wales in a single season, having already won at Newport County - Norwich City beat Rhyl and Newport in the 1950-51 campaign. The draw half-time/Manchester City full-time double result is [4.8].
Man City's Phil Foden has scored five goals and assisted one in five domestic cup appearances against non-Premier League opposition this season. Foden is [3.8] to score.
Gabriel Jesus has been involved in 10 goals in six domestic cup starts this season for Man City (7 goals, 3 assists); the Brazilian has scored three goals in two previous appearances against opponents Swansea. Jesus is [1.8] to find the net.
Dan Fitch 2018/19 Season P/L
Staked: 276.00 pts
Returned: 290.83 pts
P/L: +14.83 pts