Crystal Palace face a trip to Aston Villa at Villa Park on Saturday afternoon, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having been beaten a depressing 13 out of 18 times.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in December 2003, with Aston Villa running out comfortable 3 - 0 winners in a League Cup match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2003/2004||Wed 03 Dec||Aston Villa||3 - 0||Crystal Palace||LC|
|1997/1998||Sat 14 Mar||Aston Villa||3 - 1||Crystal Palace||PREM|
|1997/1998||Sat 08 Nov||Crystal Palace||1 - 1||Aston Villa||PREM|
|1994/1995||Tue 04 Apr||Crystal Palace||0 - 0||Aston Villa||PREM|
|1994/1995||Wed 30 Nov||Crystal Palace||4 - 1||Aston Villa||LC|
|1994/1995||Sat 27 Aug||Aston Villa||1 - 1||Crystal Palace||PREM|
|1992/1993||Wed 10 Feb||Crystal Palace||1 - 0||Aston Villa||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Aston Villa have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Villans in those games, with 5 conceded.
In complete contrast to Aston Villa, Crystal Palace are having a torrid time on their travels, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Eagles have hit 8 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Aston Villa's 9 points from 6 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 7th position. Crystal Palace find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 6 games have yielded only 1 points.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Eagles are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against Aston Villa. Home win
|Aston Villa||Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
|Crystal Palace||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 5 away matches.
Last drawn game 7 outings ago.