Aston Villa 0-4 Tottenham Highlights
Tottenham’s Gareth Bale hit a second-half hat-trick as Aston Villa suffered a second successive heavy defeat.
Watch English Premier League match, Aston Villa Vs Tottenham highlights here.
Venue: Villa Park
Date: Wednesday, 26 December, 2012
Kick off: 17:30 GMT.
0-1 Defoe 58′
0-2 Bale 61′
0-3 Bale 73′
0-4 Bale 84′
Tottenham are unbeaten in their last eight matches against Aston Villa (W5, D3) since a 2-1 home defeat in September 2008.
Villa have won only one of their last seven fixtures against Spurs at Villa Park. Four of those games ended 1-1, including the most recent encounter on the penultimate weekend of last season when Villa secured their Premier League safety.
Defeat at Stamford Bridge ended a five-game unbeaten Premier League run for Paul Lambert’s side.
There has only been one goal scored in the last three matches at Villa Park – Christian Benteke’s winner against Reading on 27 November.
Villa have taken just 18 points from their last 21 home league matches (W3, D9, L9).
Paul Lambert’s side are the Premier League’s joint lowest scorers alongside QPR and Stoke with 15 goals.
Spurs have lost three of their last four Premier League away games.
Tottenham’s record of four away wins and 16 goals scored on the road is surpassed only by Manchester United.
Andre Villas-Boas’ side have scored in all eight of their Premier League away games this term.
Tottenham have suffered only two defeats in their last 18 Premier League games in the month of December (W10 D6 L2).