What's more, their form in front of their own supporters has not been overly positive. From seven outings, they've won just two of them, drawing three and losing the other two.
Laudrup may be able to call upon last season's leading goalscorer Michu, who has been out of action since the beginning of November with an ankle complaint. Striker Wilfried Bony is a doubt, though, because of a hamstring injury.
The Tigers last won away at Swansea back in 2004 when both sides were in what is now known as League Two.
Possible starting lineups
Swansea: Vorm; Tiendalli, Chico, Williams, Davies; Canas, De Guzman, Shelvey, Dyer, Hernandez; Michu
Hull: McGregor; Rosenior, Davies, Figueroa; Elmohamady, Meyler, Huddlestone, Livermore, Brady; Graham, Sagbo
Sports Mole says: 2-1