Aston Villa vs Stoke: 10 Vital Statistics

10. Aston Villa haven’t won three consecutive Premier League games since October 2007. The hosts are favourites to win at 2.15.

9. Paul Lambert’s side have only beaten Stoke City once in their previous eight league attempts. The visitors can be backed at 3.70 to win.

8. Five of the last eight league meetings between the sides have ended in a draw. A share of the points is priced at 3.25.

7. Last season’s corresponding fixture saw the sides draw 0-0 at Villa Park. Another stalemate is available at 7.50.

6. This season’s reverse fixture saw the Potters win 2-1 at home. A repeat of that scoreline can be backed at 12.50.

5. Peter Crouch scored the winner in the 70th minute at the Britannia. He is 4.10 to find the net at any time.

4. Mark Hughes’ side have scored the least amount of headed goals in the division this season (two). Crouch is 9.00 to score with his head.

3. Stoke have only lost one of their previous seven Premier League matches away from home. They are 1.73 to either win or draw in a Double Chance bet.

2. Christian Benteke has scored nine goals in 24 league appearances so far this season. The Belgian is 5.40 to open the scoring.

1. John Guidetti is yet to score for Stoke since joining on loan from Manchester City in January. The striker is 3.90 to score at any time.