10 stats ahead of Aston Villa vs Arsenal

Aston Villa go into their penultimate game of the season three points and four goals from safety.

The Villans host Arsenal in their final home game of the season having taken just six points from their eight games since the restart.

One thing that could work in Aston Villa’s favour is that they had the weekend off whilst Arsenal burned a lot of energy in their FA Cup semi-final victory over Manchester City on Saturday.

Here are 10 interesting stats ahead of Aston Villa versus Arsenal:

4 – Arsenal have won just four away Premier League matches this season (D8, L6).

6 – The Gunners have won the last six Premier League games between these two.

6 – Only Bournemouth and Norwich City (5 each) have kept fewer clean sheets than Aston Villa this season.

17 – Aston Villa are winless in their last 17 home Premier League fixtures (D7, L10).

17 – Dean Smith’s side have conceded more goals in the final 15 minutes of games this season than any other side.

19 – Arsenal have scored 19 goals in their last six Premier League fixtures versus the West Midlands club.

53 – Arsenal are guaranteed to end this season on their lowest points total for a 38-match Premier League season.

58% – The Villans have lost 21 of their 36 Premier League fixtures so far this season (W8, D7).

84 – Arsenal have received the most cards in the Premier League this season (79 yellow, 5 red).

160 – Jack Grealish has won the most free kicks this season – 41 more than any other player.

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