Vital Statistics | Barnsley

30th December 2019
First team
Barnsley Sam Surridge

Swansea City rounded off 2019 with a goalless draw against Barnsley. Here are some of the key facts and figures from the game.

1 – This was the first goalless draw of the season at the Liberty in all competitions.

2 – This was just the second time in nine visits to SA1 dating back to 1975 that Barnsley have avoided defeat.

3 – It was just the third scoreless stalemate for the Swans under Steve Cooper, the others coming at Derby County and Bristol City.

5 – Swansea enter the New Year five points better off than they were at the same stage of last season, having a tally of 38 compared to 33.

5 – The Swans had five shots on target during the game, their joint-highest this season for any fixture in which they failed to score.

11 – Swansea City are now unbeaten in 11 league games against Barnsley.

70 – Swansea City end 2019 having picked up 70 points from 46 games during the calendar year. Only West Brom (85), Leeds (83), Brentford (77), Bristol City (73) and Preston (71) picked up more.

230 – Wayne Routledge’s substitute appearance was his 230th for Swansea in league competition.