Can Aston Villa climb out of the relegation zone with a win over Newcastle? Opta provides the statistical analysis.
"Villa are without a win against Newcastle in their last seven Barclays Premier League games (D3 L4)."
The draw is 3.55/2.
The Magpies have kept just one clean sheet in their last 14 Premier League games and won just three games in that run (W3 D4 L7). Aston Villa are 4.67/2 to win.
Villa are without a win against Newcastle in their last seven Barclays Premier League games (D3 L4). The draw is 3.55/2.
Christian Benteke has scored in two of his three Premier League appearances against Newcastle. He is 3.185/40 to add to his tally.
Aston Villa have been shown more red cards than any other Premier League team this season (6). The odds of a player being sent off are likely to be around 4.57/2.
Villa have scored just three goals in their last 11 Premier League matches. Newcastle are 2.427/5 to keep a clean sheet.
The Villans are now 11 Premier League games without a win (D3 L8), only once in the competition's history have they gone longer without victory (13, ended in September 2012). A Newcastle win is 1.991/1.
Aston Villa have fired in fewer shots on target than any other team in the top division (69). Under 2.5 goals is 1.75/7.
Tim Sherwood enjoyed a 4-0 win at St James Park as coach of Spurs last season but his record on the road since has been W1 D1 L4 overall in the competition. Newcastle are 3.39/4 to win half-time/full-time.
Aston Villa have scored the highest percentage of first-half goals in the Premier League this season (77%), netting just one goal in the final 30 minutes of a match. Villa are 4.84/1 to be winning at half-time.
Newcastle have scored the highest percentage of goals after half-time (71%). The Villa half-time/draw full-time double result is available at 19.018/1.