• Hull City have won back to back Barclays Premier League games for the first time since October 2008.
  • Aston Villa have kept only one clean sheet in their last 28 league games, but this did come in their last away trip in the competition.
  • Only on six occasions this season has a side won a game despite conceding the first goal - two of these occasions have seen Aston Villa achieve the feat.
  • Aston Villa have the lowest average possession figure in the Premier League this season (39.9%), Hull have the second lowest (42.7%).
  • There have been just four goals scored in the three Premier League games at KC Stadium this season, three of which have been scored by Hull.
  • Hull have the chance to win back-to-back home matches in the Barclays Premier League for the first time in their history.
  • The Tigers have conceded only one goal in their last four top-flight home games.
  • Villa have won five of their last eight away games in the Premier League (L2, D1).
  • Aston Villa have not won three successive Premier League matches since April 2010.
  • 15.7% of Aston Villa's passes have been hit long (35 yards or more) this season; a league-high ratio.