Swansea 2-2 Sunderland Highlights
Steven Fletcher scored twice on his Sunderland debut to end Swansea’s perfect start to the season.
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Venue: Stadium of Light
Date: Saturday, 1 September, 2012
Kick off: 15:00
Their two meetings last season were the first since they faced each other in the 1982-83 campaign.
They drew 0-0 at the Liberty Stadium and Sunderland won 2-0 at the Stadium of Light, meaning the Black Cats were one of four teams the Swans failed to score against.
Sunderland have won only one of their last eight league games against Swansea (W1, D3, L4).
This is the 25th meeting between the sides in all competitions. Sunderland have won 12 times, Swansea six and there have been six draws.
Only once before has a side had a better goal difference after two Premier League games than Swansea’s +8 this season (Chelsea, +12 in 2010-11).
Midfielder Wayne Routledge is already only one short of last season’s total of four Premier League assists.
Swansea have scored with eight of their 11 shots on target so far in the league this season.
Michu has scored three goals from just three shots on target.
Sunderland won only two of their first 14 Premier League matches last season.
They are winless in nine league matches (D6, L3).
The Black Cats have failed to score in six of their last eight Premier League games.