• Everton have lost just one of their last 20 Barclays Premier League games at Goodison Park (W14 D5 L1).
  • In Aston Villa’s last 10 Barclays Premier League away games they have either conceded exactly two goals (six times) or kept a clean sheet.
  • Villa have suffered just seven defeats in their last 25 Premier League away games (W9 D9 L7).
  • Aston Villa have lost none of the last seven Premier League visits to Goodison Park (W2 D5) but the last four in a row have been draws.
  • Indeed, nine of the last 14 Premier League meetings between the two sides have ended as draws.
  • Gabriel Agbonlahor has scored seven Premier League goals against Everton, more than he has managed against any other opponent in the competition.
  • Leon Osman has scored six Premier League goals against Aston Villa, more than he has managed against any other opponent in the competition.
  • Grant Holt has scored in three of his four Premier League appearances against Everton.
  • Everton are looking for their 300th Premier League win, something Aston Villa achieved in midweek against West Brom.
  • Christian Benteke has scored in three consecutive Premier League appearances after going 11 Premier League games without one.