Hatters boss Nathan Jones is anxious in regards to the Jack Military’s luck with spot-kicks coming into Sunday’s fixture
Luton City supervisor Nathan Jones is set to see his aspect halt Andre Ayew and Swansea Metropolis’s penalty run of their Championship encounter on Saturday.
The Hatters are set to host the Jack Military for a matchweek 36 assembly at Kenilworth Street.
As the sport beckons, Luton have expressed discomfort about Swansea’s penalty streak in every of their final 4 video games, together with two injury-time strikes.
On all events, Ghana captain Andre Ayew stepped as much as convert for his aspect, the final being in opposition to Blackburn Rovers on Tuesday.
“Completely and I agree, I don’t like talking about different groups and gamers, however I used to be on the recreation at Blackburn on Tuesday night time,” Jones mentioned, when requested if he had thought-about the character of the penalties in his appraisal of the awards forward of their weekend assembly, Luton At the moment reviews.
“My rapid response, which has been backed up, was that it most likely wasn’t a penalty.
“Then I watched the Stoke recreation and thought it was a troublesome one, I haven’t truly seen the Middlesbrough one, however I’ve been advised that that was extraordinarily harsh as effectively.
“I’m certain issues even themselves out over a season, however within the final 4 or 5 video games they’ve had 4 penalties.
“Generally the wind blows your manner, however we’ll be hoping that no poor selections are made by our gamers and anybody else within the stadium.
“However you may’t plan to not give a penalty away. You’ve simply obtained to defend effectively and hope that the precise determination has been made on the day.
“I do perceive as a result of I assumed it was extraordinarily harsh on Blackburn, from the stand.”
Swansea’s penalty run started from their matchday 33 fixture with Bristol Metropolis when Ayew transformed what turned out to be a comfort in a 3-1 dwelling defeat after Kasey Palmer was adjudged to have dealt with within the field.
In opposition to Stoke Metropolis this month, Ayew netted a dramatic winner from the spot within the sixth minute of harm time after Kyle Naughton was introduced down. The sport ended 2-1.
The story was not a lot completely different in their match in opposition to Middlesbrough when referee Gavin Ward modified his thoughts after declaring a nook to as a substitute award Swansea a penalty, which the Ghanaian slotted dwelling within the seventh minute of harm time to seal a 2-1 victory.
Of their final match in opposition to Blackburn, Ayew was available once more to expertly dispatch from 12 yards in a 1-1 draw.
Swansea are at present third on the league desk and on the right track to e book a Premier League promotion ticket.