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Swansea 1-3 Spurs - final word in stats

Posted on 21 January 2014  - 19:10

The final word on Sunday's 3-1 win at the Liberty Stadium via a few stats and facts...

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Emmanuel Adebayor's double strike and an own goal from Chico Flores secured maximum points and saw us move up to fifth in the Premier League, level on points with Liverpool.

- Swansea just edged possession 56.2-43.8.

- The home team also had more shots at goal than us - 13-11 - but we had eight on target to their four.

- Four players had over 90 per cent pass completion rate - Vlad Chiriches (92), Nacer Chadli (93), Nabil Bentaleb (91) and Mousa Dembele (91).

- Nabil won nine tackles while two-goal Emmanuel Adebayor had a 100 per cent on target rate from three shots at goal.

- Mousa Dembele made his 50th Premier League appearance for us.

- Michael Dawson remains the only player to start every Premier League match for us this season.

- The win completed five away wins on the trot for the first time in the Premier League - our best run of away league wins since Bill Nicholson's great team put together a run of 10 in the old Division One between April-November, 1960.

- We are now unbeaten in the last 24 matches in the Premier League when we've opened the scoring (19 wins, five draws).

- We remain unbeaten in the Premier League when we've scored - now 13 wins, three draws.

- Sunday's win was our 20th in 32 league meetings against Swansea - we've also drawn six and lost six. We're unbeaten in all Premier League encounters against the Swans and have never lost at the Liberty Stadium.

- We've lost one of our last 10 matches in the Premier League.

- We've only lost seven of our last 44 matches in the Premier League.

- We've scored in 31 of our last 38 matches in the Premier League.

- We've only lost one of our last 40 matches in the Premier League when we've been winning at half-time (34 wins, five draws).