Vital Statistics | Millwall & Huddersfield
After back-to-back fixtures against Millwall and Huddersfield, we take a closer look at the key facts and figures from a busy few days for Swansea City.
1 – Jay Fulton scored his first goal of the season at Huddersfield, and his first in the Championship since scoring against QPR in September 2018.
1 – Trevoh Chalobah became the first opposition player to be sent off against the Swans this season, Stoke’s Tom Edwards had been the last opponent to be dismissed in April of last season.
1 – Ben Cabango became the first player born in the 21st century to represent Swansea City in a league fixture. His Championship debut came in his fourth appearance for the club.
4 – Defeat to Millwall means Swansea have taken just four points from their last six home games, losing four of them.
5 – The loss to the Lions was the fifth time Swansea have failed to score in their 18 league fixtures so far in the 2019-20 season.
11 – Swansea extended their unbeaten away record to 11 games. This sequence – on the back of a previous seven-match losing streak on their travels – is their longest without defeat away from the Liberty since the 2007-08 season.
39 – Swansea City’s second-half defensive pairing at Huddersfield of Ben Wilmot and Ben Cabango have a combined age of just 39.
65 – Mike van der Hoorn made his 65th consecutive league start for the Swans at the John Smith’s Stadium. The Dutchman started the club’s final Premier League fixture, all 46 Championship games last term and a further 18 this campaign.