5 STATS on Downs away records..

October 21, 2021
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27Sundowns are unbeaten in their last 21 away league matches (W14 D7), equalling the longest away unbeaten in PSL top-flight history, set by Kaizer Chiefs between January and December 2005.

GamesTeamEnded
21ChiefsDecember 2005
21Sundowns*ongoing
17PiratesJanuary 2005
The longest unbeaten away runs in PSL top-flight history

21 – Altogether, Downs are unbeaten in their last 21 away league matches (W14 D7 since August 2020), the longest such run for the club in their PSL history. Three of the away games were in the PSL bio-bubble, their record would be 20 if bio-bubble matches are removed.

10 – Sundowns have now kept a 10th consecutive clean sheet in the league, equalling the all-time PSL record set by Wits in 2003.

7 – This is also the first time in Downs’ history they have opened a PSL season with 7 consecutive clean sheets in the league, bringing them level second with 2009 Orlando Pirates for consecutive clean sheets from the start of a season. Wits hold the record on 10

NumberTeamSeasonCoach
10Wits2003/4Roger De Sa
7Pirates2009/10Ruud Krol
7*Sundowns2021/22Mngqithi & co.
4Wits2008/9Roger De Sa
Consecutive clean sheets from start of PSL season

19 – 19 points from their opening seven games is Sundowns’ joint-best start at this stage of a PSL campaign (19 also in 1999). Only 2014 Chiefs (21 from 7) have previously won more points at this stage in PSL history.

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