With the focus firmly on this evening’s fixture at the KCOM Stadium, we take a look at the game from a statistical perspective.
Hull City have won nine of their last 11 home games in all competitions against Swansea City (W9 D1 L1), winning the last four in a row.
The Tigers have scored the first goal in five of their last seven fixtures against the Swans.
Hull City have lost their last five home matches in all competitions, their worst run at the KCOM Stadium since September 2018 (six in a row).
Of the 24 times that Hull City’s opponents have taken the lead, the Tigers have managed to score an equaliser on 10 occasions, corresponding to an equalising rate of 42%.
Swansea City have won just one of their last nine away games in all competitions (W1 D4 L4), a 1-0 win at Luton Town in December.
Swansea City have failed to keep a clean sheet in each of their past eight meetings with the Tigers.
Swansea are unbeaten in all four of their away league trips to Yorkshire this season, beating Leeds and drawing with Barnsley, Sheffield Wednesday and Huddersfield Town.
Swansea City have conceded the first goal in four of their previous five fixtures, which have resulted in one win, two draws and two defeats for Steve Cooper’s men.
There have been 77 meetings between the two sides in all competitions in the past, with the Tigers winning 29, drawing 17 and losing 31.
There has been 19 goals scored in the last six games between Hull City and Swansea City, with 12 of those being scored by the Tigers.