FM Preview: Aston Villa v Everton 29 Aug 2010
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 28th August 2010
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Aston Villa and Everton at 16:00 on Sunday, 29th August 2010 in the Premier League.
Everton face a trip to Aston Villa at Villa Park on Sunday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 99 games played, Toffees have recorded 26 wins, and Aston Villa have come away with 47 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2010, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2 - 2 draw in a Premier League match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Wed 14 Apr||Aston Villa||2 - 2||Everton||PREM|
|2009/2010||Sat 31 Oct||Everton||1 - 1||Aston Villa||PREM|
|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|
Recent respective form guides
Aston Villa are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 9 to 7.
Everton have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The Toffees's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 7 goals for and 5 against.
Aston Villa see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premier League, showing a record of 3 points from their 2 games played so far, Everton are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 1 points from 2 matches.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Everton are not doing too bad on their travels, and I think they should continue by carving out a narrow victory at Aston Villa. Away win
|Aston Villa||5 games since last home draw.|
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Everton||Not won in previous 2 away matches.|
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