Swansea v Cardiff City – Previously……

Friday, 3 April 2009, 7:23
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Sunday will be the third meeting of the season, back in September, the Swans were victorious by a goal to nil in the Carling Cup thanks to a Jordi Gomez free kick.

You can view the Planet Swans view of that game here

 http://www.staging28.planetswans.co.uk/Article.aspx?ArticleID=8518

Whilst in November goals from Darren Pratley and Gorka Pintado and visiting strikes from Joe Ledley and a Ross McCormack penalty split the spoils in a 2-2 draw

 You can view the Planet Swans view of that game here

http://www.staging28.planetswans.co.uk/Article.aspx?ArticleID=8815

Overall in all English competitions, the Swans have a slight edge with 18 wins to 16 while 15 encounters have ended in draws.

Swansea's last win at Ninian Park was in 1997 when they triumphed 1-0 whilst Cardiff's last victory (excluding Welsh competitions) was in 1993 – a very infamous game – when they won 1-0.

In 26 previous meetings at Ninian Park, Cardiff have won 13 to the Swans 5 but just one of the last 8 meetings at the ground have resulted in a home victory.

Cardiff'c biggest victory at Ninian was 5-0 back in 1965 whilst a 3-1 win for the Swans in 1996 was their best win on their rivals patch.

 

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