• Burnley have found the back of the net in 17 of their last 18 opening day matches, failing to score against Stoke in the Premier League in 2009/10.
  • Swansea have won four of their last five league meetings with Burnley (W4 D0 L1), including two 1-0 wins over Burnley in the 2014-15 Premier League season.
  • This will be the ninth occasion in the last 10 seasons that Swansea have opened their league campaign away from home.
  • There have been 21 goals scored in Swansea’s five previous Premier League matches on the opening weekend, an average of 4.2 per game.
  • Burnley striker Andre Gray was the Championship top goalscorer last season with 25 goals (23 for Burnley, two for Brentford).
  • Burnley didn’t manage to win a Premier League game until November 8th (11th match) in their last Premier League season back in 2014-15.
  • Swansea are unbeaten in their last seven Premier League games played in the month of August (W5 D2 L0).
  • Johann Berg Gudmundsson’s six goals earned Charlton six points in the Championship last season, more than any other Addicks player.
  • No Swansea player has scored more Premier League goals than Gylfi Sigurdsson (25, level with Wilfried Bony).
  • Since 2007-08, 47 of Fernando Llorente’s 104 league goals have been headers (45%) – only Cristiano Ronaldo (48) has scored more with his head in the big five Euro Leagues in this period.