• Everton have lost only one of their last 11 Premier League meetings with Aston Villa (W3 D7).
  • Gabriel Agbonlahor has scored seven Premier League goals against Everton; more than versus any other side.
  • Agbonlahor has scored in his last two Premier League appearances at Goodison Park and overall he's scored four Premier League goals there; only at Villa Park (31) has he scored more.
  • Five of the last seven Premier League meetings between these two sides in Liverpool have ended in a draw, with three of those ending 2-2.
  • Villa have lost three successive Premier League matches without scoring a single goal.
  • The last time that Aston Villa failed to score in four successive Premier League games was in November 2013.
  • Paul Lambert has never won a Premier League game against a side managed by Roberto Martinez (D3 L3).
  • Aston Villa have only had 10 shots on target in their seven Premier League games so far this season. Sergio Aguero (12) and Diego Costa (16) have managed more than this on their own.
  • Leighton Baines has assisted more goals (3) and created more goalscoring chances (16) than any other Premier League defender this season.
  • Aston Villa have won 32% of matches with Ron Vlaar in the side since he joined on the eve of 2012-13 (20 of 62), compared to 14% of games without him (3/21).