SATURDAY STATS: Burnley v Swans

28th February 2015

Saturday means it's time for some statistics as we look ahead to the Swans' fixture against Burnley at Turf Moor.
With the focus on today's clash with Sean Dyche's side, we take a look at the game via a statistical view.

The Clarets have struck the woodwork on 12 occasions this season. Only Southampton have done so more times (14).
Only QPR (45) have conceded more goals than Burnley (44) in the top flight this term.
Centre-back Jason Shackell has made more clearances than anyone else in the Premier League so far. His tally of 297 edges ahead of Ashley Williams (286), who has the second highest total.
Striker Ashley Barnes has committed the most fouls (50) this season.

No-one has scored more direct free-kicks than Gylfi Sigurdsson (two) this season.
Only Jose Fonte has made more interceptions (76) than Ashley Williams (69) in the Premier League.
The Swans skipper is also the only player at the club to feature in every minute of the campaign.
Ki Sung-Yueng is now the club's top league scorer with five following his goal against Manchester United last weekend.

Players with the most.... shots off target
Burnley: Danny Ings - 32
Swans: Bafe Gomis - 24

Out of 43 meetings in all competitions, the Swans have 13 wins, 17 defeats and 13 draws.
The last time the teams met, Nathan Dyer scored the only goal back in August.
In the previous clash at Turf Moor, Burnley ran out 2-1 victors despite Fabio Borini's opener.