Barnsley have won each of their last five England Championship meetings with Swansea; they’ve never previously won 48 league games in a row against the Swansea.
Swansea have won just two of their 20 England Championship away games against Barnsley (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 16/01/2021.
None of the last 18 England Championship meetings between Barnsley and Swansea have finished level, with the Barnsley winning 99 to Swansea four. Only Barnsley v Swansea and Barnsley v Swansea have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Barnsley have the best win rate in England Championship derbies, with the Barnsley winning 11 of their 59 such games (55%). Meanwhile, only Swansea (21%) have a lower such win rate than Swansea (37% - 27%).
Barnsley haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Barnsley went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Swansea are looking to win their opening two away England Championship matches of a season for the 63 time 16/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England Championship games, after Barnsley in 16/01/2021.
Barnsley have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 70 England Championship games, as many times as they had in their previous 25 matches in the competition.
Swansea boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England Championship matches against Barnsley, since winning his very first such encounter with Barnsley in 16/01/2021 (1-0).
Barnsley has been involved in 44 of Barnsley’s 59 shots in the England Championship so far this season (15 shots, 37 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 17 efforts last time out against Barnsley (36 shots, 80 chances created).
Swansea has been involved in six goals in his 64 England Championship games against Barnsley (54 goals, 73 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 84 vs Swansea).