• Cardiff are yet to win back to back Barclays Premier League home games since their promotion.
  • Aston Villa have won seven of their last eight matches in all competitions against Cardiff City (W7 L1).
  • In Aston Villa’s last 11 Premier League away games they have either conceded exactly two goals (seven times) or kept a clean sheet (four times).
  • Nine different players have scored for Cardiff at the Cardiff City Stadium this season, but only one of these has netted more than once there (Fraizer Campbell – 4).
  • Cardiff have lost five of their last six Premier League games, four of which have come under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer (W1).
  • Aston Villa have lost seven of their last 11 Premier League games, winning just twice in this run (W2 D2 L7).
  • Cardiff City have conceded a Premier League-high nine headed goals in 2013-14 so far.
  • Cardiff have conceded the most goals in the final 15 minutes of PL games this season, both in total (18) and proportion (41%).
  • 47% of Cardiff’s goals this season (nine of 19) have come from crosses – a league-high proportion.
  • Gabriel Agbonlahor has scored against 32 of the 33 different clubs that he has scored against in the Premier League (only failing to score v C.Palace). He is yet to face Cardiff City, however.