• Andreas Weimann scored two goals in four minutes in this fixture last season.
  • Hull have failed to score in eight of their last nine games against Aston Villa.
  • Seven different Villa players have been booked this season in the Premier League, more than at any other club.
  • Villa have mustered just one shot on target this season, fewer than any other Premier League side.
  • Villa have never kept clean sheets in their opening three Premier League games of the season before.
  • The last time the Villans shut the opposition out in their opening three top-flight games was 1900-01.
  • Hull have made more defensive clearances (95) than any other Premier League team this season.
  • If Hull score it will be the first time they've scored in five successive Premier League away games since September 2009.
  • Steve Bruce's Premier League win percentage at Hull is 28%, the same as it was at Birmingham and Sunderland (it was 32% at Wigan).
  • Steve Bruce has presided over 99 draws as a Premier League manager.