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Stats Zone: Cardiff City

The facts and figures ahead of tonight's visit from The Bluebirds

13 March 2018

The Match in Numbers

6 – The Bluebirds’ current six match winning run is the longest in the Sky Bet Championship

10 – All but one of Cardiff’s last 11 goals conceded have come in the second-half

12 – Draws between the two

14 – Brentford wins over Cardiff City

21 – Cardiff wins over The Bees

30 – Neil Warnock’s side have the meanest defence in the second-tier this campaign

189 – Dean Smith’s Bees have registered the most shots on target in the division, 13 clear of Cardiff City in second

523 – Cardiff City have made the most successful interceptions in the second tier

1998 – The last time there were less than two goals in a game between the two, a run of 14 matches

2328 – The Bluebirds have been involved in more aerial duals than any other team in the Championship

The First Meeting

10 January 1931, FA Cup Third Round - Brentford 2 Cardiff City 2

Brentford: Nash, Stevenson, Adamson, Lawson, Bain, Salt, Foster, W Lane, J Lane, Blakemore, Berry 

Goals from Berry and Bill Lane earn replay for Bees against City

The Last Meeting

18 November 2017, Sky Bet Championship - Cardiff City 2 Brentford 0 

Brentford: Bentley, Barbet, Bjelland, Egan, Clarke, Woods (McEachran), Yennaris, Sawyers, Jozefzoon (Canos), Watkins, Maupay (Vibe)

Two first-half goals condemn Bees to defeat in south Wales

Tickets for Tuesday's game against Cardiff City are on sale to Previous Purchasers now. With The Bees looking to close the gap to the Play-Offs, get behind Dean and the boys by getting your match tickets here. 

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