• Norwich City have won just one of the last 11 meetings in all competitions with Aston Villa (W1 D5 L5).
  • Christian Benteke scored in two of his three meetings in all competitions with Norwich last season.
  • Gabriel Agbonlahor has scored three goals in four Barclays Premier League appearances against Norwich, including a brace in his last appearance versus them in May.
  • Benteke has scored 18 Premier League goals this calendar year, more than any other player.
  • Aston Villa have gone 26 Barclays Premier League games without a clean sheet; a longer run than any other side currently in the division.
  • Villa have collected the most yellow cards (13) in the Premier League this season, but have also seen their opponents receive the most too (12).
  • Norwich have lost just one of their last 11 Premier League home games (W4 D6), however, that sole defeat was against Aston Villa in May.
  • These are the two sides to have recorded the lowest average possession in the Premier League this season (both 42%).
  • Aston Villa have won four of their last seven Premier League away games (L2 D1).
  • Villa are the only side to have conceded an own goal this season in the Premier League.
  • Paul Lambert’s Aston Villa have scored the same number of Premier League goals as his Norwich City side did (52) but have taken four more games to do so.