Stats: Swans v Notts County

6th February 2018
First team

It’s time for some statistics as we look ahead to the Swans’ Emirates FA Cup fourth-round replay against Notts County at the Liberty Stadium this evening (8.05pm).

Carlos Carvalhal’s men are aiming to maintain momentum after their 1-1 draw at Leicester on Saturday extended their unbeaten run to seven games.

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

 

Swans

1 – The Swans have met Notts County just once at home in the FA Cup. They sealed a third-round victory in January 1934 when both teams were in the second tier of English football.

3 – Swansea have won three consecutive matches at the Liberty Stadium in all competitions for the first time since their final three Premier League home games of the 2016-17 season. The last time they won four consecutive home games was in May 2016.

3 – The Swans have lost three of the last five FA Cup replays in which they have been the higher ranked side, however they did beat Wolves 2-1 in a third-round replay last month.

2004 – The last time the Swans hosted Notts County was in December 2004, with Lee Trundle netting a hat-trick in a 4-0 win.

7 Saturday's 1-1 draw with Leicester means the Swans are unbeaten in seven games in all competitions.

 

Notts County

17 – On-loan midfielder Jorge Grant is Notts County’s top scorer this season, having netted 17 goals in all competitions.

1 – Notts County have lost just one of their last seven away games in all competitions, including an FA Cup win against Championship side Brentford in the third round.

1 – Notts County have only progressed from one of their last five FA Cup replays, last winning in a replay against Premier League opposition in February 2010 in a 2-0 victory over Wigan Athletic.

6 – Jon Stead has netted six goals in his last eight competitive appearances for Notts County, including the equaliser in the Swans’ 1-1 draw at Meadow Lane.

3 – Kevin Nolan’s County side currently sit in third position in League Two.

 

Head-to-head

71 – There have been 71 meetings between these two clubs in all competitions. The Swans have won 30, drawn 17 and lost 24, with the last meeting resulting in a 1-1 draw at Meadow Lane last month.