Chelsea vs Aston Villa: Top Stats and Predictions
Top of the table Chelsea will be looking to extend their lead with victory over Aston Villa. We bring you the top stats and predictions for the game.
Chelsea have scored 27 goals in their last seven Barclays Premier League home games against Aston Villa, including a 7-1 win and an 8-0.
Aston Villa have attempted just eight shots on target in five Premier League games this season; fewer than any other side. There is a high probablity that Chelsea are going to keep a clean sheet.
10 of the 13 points (from nine games) that Jose Mourinho has taken against Aston Villa in the Barclays Premier League have come at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea are almost certain to win.
Diego Costa (11) has had three more shots on target in the Premier League than Aston Villa (8) this season. Costa is likely to score. Better take him in your FPL team.
Only two of Andre Schurrle’s 10 Premier league goals have come at Stamford Bridge. Schurrle if given a start, may not be able to find the net.
Aston Villa are the only Premier League team yet to concede an away goal this season. Even then, keeping Chelsea’s fire power in mind, it’s higly unlikely that they will be able to sustain this record.
Seven different nationalities have scored for Chelsea in the Premier League this season, a wider spread than at any other club.
Chelsea have kept only one clean sheet in their last six Premier League games. So, you can expect Aston Villa to score statistically. In reality, God knows.
Thibaut Courtois has kept only one clean sheet in his opening five Premier League games, three fewer than Petr Cech (4) did in his first five.
Aston Villa have not won three Premier League away games in a row since April 2010. Probability of them pulling a shock win is approximately none.
Data Source: Opta Stats
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