Vital Statistics | Leeds United

2nd September 2019
First team
Wayne Routledge

Swansea City continued their superb start to the season with victory at Leeds on Saturday, here is a round-up of the key facts and figures from the game.

2 – Swansea City’s win at Elland Road was just their second ever over Leeds at the Yorkshire venue.

3 – Swansea City have kept three clean sheets in their six Championship games. The joint-most in the division along with Leeds and Blackburn.

10 – Swansea have scored 21 goals in all competitions so far this season, shared among 10 players. That’s just six fewer than the number who scored during the entirety of the 2018-19 campaign.

12 – Swansea’s league tally of 12 goals from six games is the best in the Championship.

13 – Swansea are unbeaten in 13 games in all competitions, their longest unbeaten streak since going 16 games without defeat during the 2008-09 campaign.

Steve Cooper

29 – Wayne Routledge’s late winner was his 29th goal for the Swans. Only Nathan Dyer (37) has more Swans goals in the current first-team squad.

70 – Swansea’s only previous win at Elland Road had come on September 3, 1949 when they had triumphed 2-1. The two victories came almost exactly 70 years apart.

100 – Mike van der Hoorn made his 100th appearance for the Swans, with more than half of them (56) coming since the start of last season.

107 – Swansea City’s record of five wins and a draw from their first six league games is their best-ever return from their opening half-dozen fixtures in 107 years of club history.