• The Magpies have lost six of their last eight home league games, failing to score in all six defeats (W2).
  • Swansea have won their last three Barclays Premier League meetings with Newcastle, scoring six and conceding just once.
  • Sunderland (3) have scored more goals at St James’ Park in 2014 than Newcastle (2) have.
  • If the Premier League had begun on January 1, Swansea would be in 18th and Newcastle only one point and one place above them.
  • The Magpies are the only team yet to reach double figures for goals in 2014.
  • Three players (Suarez, Sturridge & Gerrard) have scored more goals than Newcastle in 2014.
  • Garry Monk has picked up only two points from five Premier League away games as Swansea supremo.
  • The Swans have gone 14 Premier League away games without keeping a clean sheet.
  • Swansea have benefited from eight own goals this season, more than any other side. Only Wilfried Bony has scored more for the Swans.
  • No team has scored fewer goals from corners than the Magpies this season (2).