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  • April 23, 2011
  • • 10:00 AM
  • • Villa Park, Birmingham
  • Referee: C. Foy
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Premier League preview: Aston Villa - Stoke City

Premier League preview: Aston Villa - Stoke City

Potters, which has not won on the road in 2011, hoping to pick up more points as it looks to guarantee survival but face tough test from in-form hosts, who are unbeaten in three


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PROBABLE LINE-UPS
Aston Villa: Friedel; Walker, Dunne, Collins, L Young; Downing, Makoun, Petrov, A Young; Agbonlahor, Bent.


Stoke City: Begovic; Wilkinson, Huth, Shawcross, Collins; Pennant, Delap, Wilson, Etherington; Jones, Walters.


DID YOU KNOW?

  • Aston Villa is unbeaten in its last three Premier League games.
  • Darren Bent has scored the same amount of goals as Stoke has managed away all season.
  • Villa’s England international front four have scored half of their goals this season.
  • The hosts have lost just twice at home in 2011.
  • Villa have kept a clean sheet just once in its last 10 games.
  • Stoke City has lost more games than anyone else away from home in the league this season.
  • The Potters have the third worst scoring record away from home in the league.
  • Stoke has not won away from home in the league in 2011.
  • Stoke’s top scorer in the league is Robert Huth with six goals.
  • The Potters have kept just one clean sheet in their previous 11 games.

LAST MEETING


September 13, 2010: Stoke City 2-1 Aston Villa

Tony Pulis’s men came from behind to seal a dramatic victory with goals from Kenwyne Jones and central defender Robert Huth in the last 10 minutes.

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Editor's Prediction

Last Five Matches

Head To Head

Aston Villa

Stoke City

Wins
2
0
3
Wins

Betting & Predictions

Reader's Predictions

Aston Villa FC AST
Aston Villa FC Aston Villa
Draw
Stoke City FC STO
Stoke City FC Stoke City
69%
17%

Top 3 Predictions

Aston Villa FC AST
2 - 1
Stoke City FC STO
Aston Villa FC AST
2 - 0
Stoke City FC STO
Aston Villa FC AST
1 - 0
Stoke City FC STO

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