• West Brom are unbeaten in their last five Barclays Premier League games against Aston Villa (W2 D3).
  • Aston Villa have failed to score in four of their last five league games, but have also kept three clean sheets in this run.
  • Half (7) of the previous 14 Premier League matches between these two sides have ended in a draw. Indeed, all seven victories (five for Villa, two for West Brom) have all finished 2-1.
  • 10 of the 14 goals scored by West Brom in the Premier League versus Aston Villa have come in the second half.
  • Christian Benteke has not scored in any of his last five Premier League appearances; his longest goal drought in the competition since joining Aston Villa.
  • Aston Villa have made fewer substitutions than any other team in the Premier League this season, using just 24 of the 33 possible after 11 games.
  • Aston Villa have made a higher proportion of long passes in the Premier League this season than any other side (16.2%).
  • West Brom have won two and drawn one of their last three Premier League home games and are aiming to go four games unbeaten at home for the first time in over a year (October 6th 2012 was the last time).
  • The Baggies had won six more points (20) and three more games (6) after 11 Premier League matches last season.
  • There have been 18 goals scored in the five Premier League matches on a Monday so far this season, an average of 3.6 per game.