Aston Villa prepare to entertain Tottenham Hotspur at Villa Park at tea-time on Saturday, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 71 games played, Villans have recorded 30 wins, and Tottenham H. have come away with 22 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Villa Park was less than a year ago, in March 2009, with Tottenham H. inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Villans in a Premier League match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sun 15 Mar||Aston Villa||1-2||Tottenham H.||PREM|
|2008/2009||Mon 15 Sep||Tottenham H.||1 - 2||Aston Villa||PREM|
|2007/2008||Tue 01 Jan||Aston Villa||2 - 1||Tottenham H.||PREM|
|2007/2008||Mon 01 Oct||Tottenham H.||4 - 4||Aston Villa||PREM|
|2006/2007||Tue 26 Dec||Tottenham H.||2 - 1||Aston Villa||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sat 14 Oct||Aston Villa||1 - 1||Tottenham H.||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sat 21 Jan||Tottenham H.||0 - 0||Aston Villa||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Aston Villa are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 13 goals for the Villans, with 3 goals against.
The Spurs have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The games have constituted a decent return of 14 goals for the Spurs, and 5 goals against.
Aston Villa's total of 22 points from their 13 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League. Tottenham H.'s total of 25 points from their 13 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Aston Villa are starting to turn Villa Park into a fortress, but the quality of opposition for this game makes your FootyMad panel believe the teams will share the spoils on this occasion. Score draw
|Aston Villa||Unbeaten in the last 7 home games.|
|Tottenham H.||Last drawn game 7 outings ago.|