SATURDAY STATS: Manchester City v Swans
22nd November 2014
Saturday means it's time for some statistics as we look ahead to the Swans' fixture against Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium.
With the focus on this today's clash with Manuel Pellegrini's side, we take a look at the game via a statistical view.
Wilfried Bony's international team-mate Yaya Toure has completed the most passes so far with 772 of 861 finding their target.
City have struck the woodwork on nine occasions this season - the most in the top flight.
No team has a better passing average than Manchester City's 86 per cent. Arsenal, Everton and Manchester United also boast the same success rate.
Sergio Aguero is the top scorer in the league with 12 goals - just over half of City's total. The next highest total is two by Stevan Jovetic, David Silva, Edin Dzeko and Frank Lampard.
Lukasz Fabianski and Ashley Williams have played every minute (990) so far this season.
Gylfi Sigurdsson has made seven assists this season from 26 chances created.
Ashley Williams has made the most passes for the Swans this season, completing 545 from 631.
Only Southampton have a better defensive record in the league this term than Garry Monk's side.
Players with the most.... saves made
Manchester City: Joe Hart - 20
Swans: Lukasz Fabianski - 28
In the 26 meetings between the sides, Manchester City have the upper hand with 16 wins. The Swans have claimed seven victories with three ending in a draw.
The Swans' last victory over City came in March 2012 when Luke Moore's header sealed a 1-0 triumph at the Liberty.
They are yet to score or pick up a point from their three visits to the Etihad in the Barclays Premier League.