SATURDAY STATS: Swans v Watford

16th January 2016

Saturday means it's time for some statistics as we look ahead to Monday night's Barclays Premier League fixture against Watford.
The Swans welcome the Hornets to the Liberty Stadium on Monday, aiming to secure a much-needed three points.
And ahead of the crucial clash, we've taken a look at the game from a statistical perspective.

Swans
49: Andre Ayew has been fouled more times than any other player in the Premier League this season (49).
48: Gylfi Sigurdsson has attempted the most amount of shots for the Swans this season (48).
29: Ashley Williams, meanwhile, has made the most amount of blocks in the top flight this season with a total of 29.
83: The Swans have proved accurate passers of the ball this season, boasting the third highest pass completion rate in the Premier League with an average perecentage of 83.



Watford
3: Watford are currently enduring a bad run of results themselves, having lost their last three Premier League fixtures.
13: Odion Ighalo is Watford's current top goalscorer, having scored 13 goals in the Premier League so far this season.
8: Watford's defence, on the whole, has also proved fairly watertight this season. Heurelho Gomes has kept the second highest amount of clean sheets in the Premier League with eight, so far this season.
74: The Hornets have made good use of the offside trap this season, having caught the opposition offside more times than any other side in the Premier League (74).



2015-16 Players with the most... Goals
Swans: Andre Ayew - 8 
Watford: Odion Ighalo - 13  

Head-to-head
42: Today's match will be the 42nd league meeting between the two sides, with the Swans boasting the slight advantage with 19 wins to Watford's 13.