Aston Villa scrimmages with Wolverhampton Wanderers in Premier League face-off

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Competition: England Premier League
Competition: Sat 16.October
Match begins: 14:00 (UTC)
Venue: Villa Park (42682 seats)

Which side will claim the points when Wolverhampton Wanderers travel to Aston Villa? In this match guide you'll learn all the relevant news and numbers required to get smart.

Insights:
  • Aston Villa have not yet lost a game at home.
  • Wolverhampton Wanderers have the fewest conceded goals in the second half (1) in Premier League

Both teams should be fairly well rested for this game, as they have had some quiet days to prepare. Hopefully this will translate into lots of action on the pitch.

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Aston Villa form and stats

Seven points from three Premier League home games is a great start for Aston Villa, who are hoping to build on that form here at Villa Park.

Aston Villa are hoping to put things right at home after a defeat in their previous match, the score 1-2 away versus Tottenham Hotspur. Villa's goalkeeper Emiliano Martínez was extremely busy against Tottenham Hotspur, saving the team from a uglier defeat with a stunning six saves. Goalkeeper Emiliano Martínez got the top rating on the team in that game; 7.82 out of ten. Martínez stopped the opponent with six saves.

In the game before, an away victory match versus Manchester United with a 1-0 scoreline.

The hosts are modest favourites in this match, with the bookmakers estimating the chance of a home win at about 50% +- five percent. It's interesting to look at how Villa have performed under similar circumstances, so here are some numbers: When modest favourites like this (we found eight games) they have won three times, drawn three and lost two.

Goals decide football matches and Villa are scoring many of them at home; 6 on target from 3 league matches. Villa have showed great defending skills in these home games, allowing the opposition to score only 1 goal.

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Wolverhampton Wanderers form and stats

Wolverhampton Wanderers have six points from their first three away games in the Premier League, meaning two victories and a loss. It could be a hat trick of victories away for Wolves, as they have won on their previous two travels.

Wolves had fun at their own home (Villa Park) last time out, beating Newcastle United 2-1. Hee-Chan Hwang (2) scored. Attacker Hee-Chan Hwang got a player rating of 8.4 in the game. "Man of the match" Hwang scored two goals, hit one key pass, dribled past the opponent 2 of 4 times and had 24 successful passes (of 29 total).

Preceding that game was the away victory against Southampton with the score of 1-0.

Wolves are the outsiders in this one, but not by much. Their performance in similar games (being the away team and moderate outsiders) is two wins, one draw and three defeats. From a total of six matches.

Wolves have scored 3 goals on their travels this season, from 3 away games in the league. The Wolves defense is a tough nut to crack, having conceded less than half a goal per away game on average (1 goal in 3 games).

Head 2 Head

Head to head numbers (for the previous ten meetings): Villa won four games, two matches ended in a draw and Wolverhampton Wanderers have four wins. Over 2,5 goals / under 2,5 goals: four / six

Top Goalscorers

Wolverhampton WanderersH. Hwang
H. Hwang
3 goals
Aston VillaD. Ings
D. Ings
2 goals
Aston VillaK. Hause
K. Hause
1 goals

Aston Villa missing players

Wolverhampton Wanderers missing players

Aston Villa Wolverhampton Wanderers
Total Home vs mid Statistics Stat vs mid Away Total
7 3 1 Played P 1 3 7
3 2 0 Won W 0 2 3
1 1 1 Drew D 0 0 0
3 0 0 Lost L 1 1 4
10 6 1 Scored S 0 3 5
9 1 1 Conceded C 1 1 6
100% 100% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 100% 100%
86% 100% 100% Over 1.5 O 1.5 0% 33% 43%
57% 33% 0% Over 2.5 O 2.5 0% 0% 14%
14% 0% 0% Over 3.5 O 3.5 0% 0% 0%
14% 0% 0% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 0% 0%
43% 33% 100% BTTS BTTS 0% 0% 14%
43% 67% 0% Clean Sheets C S 0% 67% 29%
14% 0% 0% Failed to Score F T 100% 33% 57%
 
5.6 3.7 3 Corners for (avg) C F 4 5.7 4.4
3.7 3.3 2 Corners against (avg) C A 5 5.3 4.7
2.1 2.3 3 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 2 1.7 1.9
0 0 0 Red cards R C 0 0 0
 
11.9 11 7 Shots (avg) S ( 15 11.3 13
3.1 3 4 Shots on Target (avg) S O 4 4 3.7
45% 67% 25% Goal Efficiency G E 0% 25% 19%
Key stats in Premier League this season:
  • All of Aston Villa's home-matches have had more than 1,5 goals.
  • Aston Villa have not yet lost a game at home.
  • Aston Villa have won significantly less corners at home than away.
  • Aston Villa haven’t played a single 0-0 game.
  • Wolverhampton Wanderers have the fewest conceded goals in the second half (1) in Premier League
  • Wolverhampton Wanderers have the fewest matches over the total-line (1) in Premier League
  • Wolverhampton Wanderers have won significantly more corners away than at home.
  • Wolverhampton Wanderers haven’t played a single 0-0 game.

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Chelsea 7 5 1 1 15 3 4 3 0 1 9 2 3 2 1 0 6 1 12 16
2 Liverpool 7 4 3 0 17 6 4 2 2 0 8 3 3 2 1 0 9 3 11 15
3 Manchester City 7 4 2 1 14 3 3 2 1 0 10 0 4 2 1 1 4 3 11 14
4 Manchester United 7 4 2 1 14 6 4 2 1 1 10 4 3 2 1 0 4 2 8 14
5 Everton 7 4 2 1 13 8 3 3 0 0 8 2 4 1 2 1 5 6 5 14
6 Brighton & Hove Albion 7 4 2 1 8 5 4 2 1 1 4 3 3 2 1 0 4 2 3 14
7 Brentford 7 3 3 1 10 6 3 1 1 1 5 4 4 2 2 0 5 2 4 12
8 Tottenham Hotspur 7 4 0 3 6 10 4 3 0 1 4 4 3 1 0 2 2 6 -4 12
9 West Ham United 7 3 2 2 14 10 4 1 1 2 8 7 3 2 1 0 6 3 4 11
10 Aston Villa 7 3 1 3 10 9 3 2 1 0 6 1 4 1 0 3 4 8 1 10
11 Arsenal 7 3 1 3 5 10 3 2 0 1 4 3 4 1 1 2 1 7 -5 10
12 Wolverhampton Wanderers 7 3 0 4 5 6 4 1 0 3 2 5 3 2 0 1 3 1 -1 9
13 Leicester City 7 2 2 3 9 12 3 1 1 1 3 3 4 1 1 2 6 9 -3 8
14 Crystal Palace 7 1 4 2 8 11 4 1 3 0 6 3 3 0 1 2 2 8 -3 7
15 Watford 7 2 1 4 7 10 3 1 1 1 4 5 4 1 0 3 3 5 -3 7
16 Leeds United 7 1 3 3 7 14 4 1 1 2 4 7 3 0 2 1 3 7 -7 6
17 Southampton 7 0 4 3 5 10 3 0 2 1 1 2 4 0 2 2 4 8 -5 4
18 Burnley 7 0 3 4 5 11 4 0 2 2 2 4 3 0 1 2 3 7 -6 3
19 Newcastle United 7 0 3 4 8 16 3 0 2 1 5 7 4 0 1 3 3 9 -8 3
20 Norwich City 7 0 1 6 2 16 3 0 0 3 2 8 4 0 1 3 0 8 -14 1

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