Aston Villa face a trip to Everton at Goodison Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 102 games played, Villans have recorded 28 wins, and Everton have come away with 50 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in February 2009, with Everton running out comfortable 3 - 1 winners in a F.A. Cup match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sun 12 Apr||Aston Villa||3 - 3||Everton||PREM|
|2008/2009||Sun 15 Feb||Everton||3 - 1||Aston Villa||FAC|
|2008/2009||Sun 07 Dec||Everton||2 - 3||Aston Villa||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sun 27 Apr||Everton||2 - 2||Aston Villa||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sun 23 Sep||Aston Villa||2 - 0||Everton||PREM|
|2006/2007||Mon 02 Apr||Aston Villa||1 - 1||Everton||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sat 11 Nov||Everton||0 - 1||Aston Villa||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Everton are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, In this time, Toffees have rattled up an impressive 15 goals, and conceded 3.
Aston Villa have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The Villans's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 6 goals for and 5 against.
Everton find themselves struggling down in 14th position in the league having picked up 11 points from their 9 matches. Aston Villa lie just outside the playoff positions in the Barclays Premier League, picking up 17 from their 9 games so far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
The away form of the Villans has not been the best, though the Footymad panel sees them pulling off a narrow win on their visit to Everton. Away win
|Everton||Drawn last 2 games at home.|
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Latest 3 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
|Aston Villa||Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.|
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.