Opta Stats: Aston Villa v Leicester City

Can Leicester climb off the bottom of the Premier League when they face Aston Villa?
Can Leicester climb off the bottom of the Premier League when they face Aston Villa?
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It's a Midlands derby between two struggling sides as Aston Villa host Leicester. Opta are on hand with the vital statistics.

"Overall in their 90 Premier League games under Paul Lambert, just three goals have been scored by an Aston Villa substitute."

The odds of the first-half containing more goals than the second is 3.185/40.

The last three meetings between Aston Villa and Leicester City in all competitions have ended as away wins. Leicester are 3.3512/5 to win.

Aston Villa have suffered a defeat in just one of their last seven league games against the Foxes (W3 D3 L1). They are 2.427/5 to add another victory to that tally.

Leicester City have scored in each of their last nine league trips to Villa Park to play Aston Villa, but they have also conceded in eight of these games. Both teams to score is 1.910/11.

The last three Premier League games between Villa and Leicester have seen 13 goals scored (4.3 per game on average). Over 3.5 goals is 3.8514/5.

Christian Benteke's goal against Crystal Palace was his first in the Premier League since March (versus Stoke). Benteke is 2.6213/8 to score.

Since joining Villa, Benteke has scored 30 times in the Premier League - 14 more than any of his team-mates. He is 6.05/1 to score the first goal.

The Villains are the only side yet to pick up a point after falling behind in the league this season. Leicester are 5.85/1 to win half-time/full-time.

Just four players have scored a Premier League goal for Aston Villa this season (J.Cole, Agbonlahor, Weimann and Benteke); a lower spread than any other side. Under 2.5 goals is 1.834/5.

Overall in their 90 Premier League games under Paul Lambert, just three goals have been scored by an Aston Villa substitute. The odds of the first-half containing more goals than the second is 3.185/40.

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