STAT PACK: Southampton vs Swansea City

By SFC Media time Sat 31 Jan First team

saintsfc.co.uk provides a statistical look ahead to Southampton's game against Swansea City in the Barclays Premier League at St Mary's on Sunday. (Kick-off 4pm GMT).


- Swansea City have won just one of their last nine Premier League away matches (W1 D3 L5).

- Saints have kept seven clean sheets in their last 11 Premier League matches at St Mary’s.

- Swansea City have gone 377 minutes of league football without a goal against Southampton.

- Saints are unbeaten in six league meetings against Swansea, winning three and drawing three.

- There have been just six goals scored in the five Premier League games between the two sides.

- Saints have dropped fewer points than any other team from winning positions (two).

- Saints are the only team not to concede a penalty this season.

- Only Aston Villa and Swansea (one) have scored fewer headed goals in the Premier League than Saints this season (two).

- 42 points from 22 matches is Southampton’s best ever points haul in their top-flight history.


Saints wins: 31

Draws: 16

Swansea wins: 19

- The first ever meeting between the two sides ended in a 2-1 win for Swansea City in the Southern League.

- Saints’ first win came seven days later, as they won 2-1 away at the Swans.

- The first meeting between the two sides in the Premier League ended in a 1-1 draw in November 2012.

- Saints have won three and drawn two of the five Premier League meetings between the two clubs.

- Last season, Saints won 2-0 at home to Swansea City.

- Saints have won the previous two meetings between the two sides 1-0.

- Swansea’s last win against Saints came in October 2008, a 3-0 win in the Championship.

- The two sides have never met in a cup competition.

- In November 1960, Saints beat Swansea 5-0 at home, but four years later lost 6-0 away to the Welsh side.


Sept 2014: Swansea City 0-1 Southampton (Premier League)

May 2014: Swansea City 0-1 Southampton (Premier League)

Oct 2013: Southampton 2-0 Swansea City (Premier League)

Apr 2013: Swansea City 0-0 Southampton (Premier League)

Nov 2012: Southampton 1-1 Swansea City (Premier League)


Swansea City 0-1 Southampton

Barclays Premier League

20th September 2014

Victor Wanyama scored his first goal for Southampton as they secured a second 1-0 win at Swansea City in as many visits.

The Kenyan midfielder had only just entered the action in place of the injured James Ward-Prowse when he prodded home from inside the penalty area.

Wilfried Bony had been sent off five minutes before half-time for the home side, and Saints made their man advantage count in the second half as Wanyama won it.

Swansea: Fabianski, Tayor, Williams (c), Fernandez, Rangel, Dyer (Montero), Shelvey, Ki (Emnes), Sigurdsson, Routledge, Bony. Unused substitutes: Carroll, Gomis, Tremmel (GK), Bartley, Richards.

Saints: Forster, Clyne, Fonte (c), Yoshida (Gardos), Bertrand, Cork (S. Davis), Ward-Prowse (Wanyama), Schneiderlin, Tadić, Long, Pellè. Unused substitutes: K. Davis (GK), Mayuka, Targett, McQueen.


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