• Manchester City have won 10 of their last 11 home games against Aston Villa in the Barclays Premier League (L1).
  • Aston Villa have taken just two points from their last seven Barclays Premier League away games (D2 L5).
  • Man City need four goals to score 100 in a league season for the first time since 2001-02 (scored 108 in a 46-game second tier campaign).
  • City last scored 100 goals in the top-flight back in 1957-58 (104 but only came fifth).
  • Villa need three points from their last two Premier League games of 2013-14 to match the total they recorded last season (41).
  • Six of Aston Villa’s last seven Premier League goals have come before half-time.
  • Samir Nasri has scored or assisted a goal in six of his last nine PL apps for Man City.
  • Yaya Toure has scored or assisted 26 goals in 33 Premier League appearances this season – he had a hand in 12 goals in each of his previous three PL seasons.
  • Manchester City have scored 150 goals this season in all competitions, 107 more than Aston Villa (43).
  • Man City’s total of 57 home goals in the Premier League is 18 more than the Villans have in total (39).