Stats: MK Dons v Swans

22nd August 2017
First team

It's time for some statistics as we look ahead to the Swans’ Carabao Cup fixture against MK Dons tonight (7.45pm).

The Swans head to Stadium MK hoping to book a place in the third round of the competition.

And ahead of the fixture, we've taken a look at the game from a statistical perspective.

MK Dons

4 - MK Dons have faced Swansea four times previously, losing three and winning once – 1-0 in the away leg of the Football League Trophy Area Final in 2007/08 with a goal from Jemal Johnson.

2004 - The year MK Dons were officially founded.

4 - MK Dons’ last win over Premier League opposition came in the League Cup second round in August 2014, when they hammered Manchester United 4-0 at Stadium MK.


2013 - The Swans won their first domestic trophy when, under Michael Laudrup, they beat Bradford City 5-0 in the League Cup final at Wembley.

6 - Swansea have won each of their last six League Cup matches against third tier opponents, most recently in the second round last season away at Peterborough United.

2 - In that tie against Peterborough, Oli McBurnie scored twice on his Swansea City debut. He also assisted one of Swansea’s three goals.


4 - Meetings in all competitions between the clubs. The Swans have won three and lost one, with the last meeting ending in a 1-0 victory at Stadium MK in 2008. Despite Jason Scotland's goal, however, the Swans exited the Football League Trophy after losing a penalty shootout on the same night.