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Stats Zone: Sheffield Wednesday vs Brentford

21 February 2017

The facts and figures behind tonight's game at Hillsborough

The match in numbers

4 - Both teams have scored in just four of the last 12 league encounters between the two at Hillsborough

5 - The Owls have kept five clean sheets in their last six home games

7 - Wednesday are unbeaten in seven encounters with The Bees

8 - No side have scored more goals from throughballs than Brentford this season

9 - Brentford wins over The Owls

10 - Wednesday lead the league in goals scored in the final 15 minutes of games this campaign

12 - Sheffield Wednesday wins over The Bees

14 - Draws between the two teams

30 - Our seven league games in 2017 have averaged more than four goals a game

92 - Fernando Forestieri has attempted the second most shots in the second tier this campaign

179 - The Owls have blocked the fewest passes in the league this season

2011 - The last time The Bees beat The Owls

The First Meeting

5 October 1935, Football League Division One - Brentford 2 Sheffield Wednesday 2

Brentford XI: Mathieson, Bateman, Poyser, McKenzie, James, Watson, Hopkins, Robson, Holliday, Scott, Fletcher

George Robson and Billy Scott with the goals as The Bees are held at Griffin Park

The Last Meeting

27 August 2016, Sky Bet Championship - Brentford 1 Sheffield Wednesday 1

Brentford XI: Bentley, Colin, Dean, Egan, Elder, Yennaris, Woods, Vibe, Sawyers (Bjelland 83), Macleod (Saunders 77), Hogan

A late goal denies Dean Smith's side a third straight home win after Lasse Vibe's opener


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