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PUBLISHED

12:26 27th September 2012

All the stats surrounding Saturday's game

IMPRESS your friends and family with all these facts and stats surrounding our game against the Swans this weekend.


REPEAT: After seven league meetings in a row between Stoke and Swansea which finished with a 2-1 score line, both Premier League matches last season ended 2-0.


OPEN:
Swansea have allowed a joint-high 30 shots on target against them this season.


DELIVERY:
75% of the goals Stoke have scored have been from set pieces, the highest proportion in the top flight.


UNUSUAL: The Potters have also conceded 60% of their goals from set plays, the highest proportion in the top flight.


TIP-TAP: None of Swansea’s 10 Premier League goals have come from set pieces.


CITY: Swansea have lost all three Premier League games away from home against other sides called City.


UNBEATEN: Stoke have lost none of their last eight home games against other City’s in the Premier League (W4 D4 L0), including last season’s 2-0 win over Swansea.


CONTRAST: Swansea have made the lowest percentage of their passes in the final third (23%), while Stoke have made the highest percentage (40%).


FORTRESS: Stoke are unbeaten in their last nine games at the Britannia Stadium (W3 D6 L0), a run that started with a win over Swansea in February.


SPECIALISTS: The Potters have drawn their last five games at the Britannia Stadium (Arsenal, Everton, Bolton, Arsenal, Man City).

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