Villa vs Wolves Match Facts/Stats

August 26, 2011 by
Filed under: Pre-Match Analysis, Stats Station 

The following facts revolve around current trends in Aston Villa and Wolves respective games as well as those in fixtures against one another and are courtesy of Opta partnered analysis site;

  • Aston Villa have lost just one of their last 10 Premier League matches.
  • Only one of the six Premier League meetings between Villa and Wolves has ended as a home win.
  • Matt Jarvis scored in both games against Aston Villa last season.
  • The Villans have lost just one of their last nine Premier League matches at Villa Park, but that was a 0-1 loss to Wolves back in March.
  • Darren Bent has scored seven goals in his last 10 Premier League matches.
  • Only Carlos Tevez (43) has scored more Premier League goals since the start of 2009/10 than Darren Bent (42).
  • Eight of the last nine Premier League goals Villa have scored have been netted in the first half and five of the last eight in the opening 17 minutes.
  • Steven Fletcher has scored six goals in his last eight Premier League games
  • Wolverhampton Wanderers have conceded a league-high 20 corner kicks this season.
  • Stilian Petrov has made more interceptions than any other Premier League player this season so far (11).

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