• Swansea’s only red card in the Barclays Premier League this season came in the reverse fixture against Cardiff (Michel Vorm).
  • The last time this fixture was played at Liberty Stadium, Craig Bellamy scored the winner for Cardiff City.
  • Indeed, the last three South Wales derbies have ended 1-0 (two wins for Cardiff, one for Swansea).
  • Craig Bellamy’s goal against Norwich last weekend saw him become the first player to score for seven different clubs in the Barclays Premier League.
  • Cardiff City are the only Premier League team not to win a penalty this season.
  • Former Swans defender Steven Caulker has made more blocks (36) than any other Premier League player this season.
  • If Premier League games ended at half-time so far this season, Cardiff would be bottom by seven points, Swansea would be 19th.
  • Swansea have the lowest saves to shots ratio in the division (63%) this season.
  • All seven of Wilfried Bony’s Premier League goals have come in Wales.
  • If Swansea lose this match it will be the first time they’ve ever lost three consecutive league games to their arch-rivals.