West Brom Vs Aston Villa Highlights
Venue: The Hawthorns
Date: Saturday, 19 January, 2013
Kick off: 17:30 GMT.
West Brom are unbeaten in their last four games against Aston Villa. They have won two of those matches, with the last two ending in draws.
Prior to that run, Villa were unbeaten against the Baggies in 17 league and cup games, a sequence that lasted 26 years.
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The Baggies have lost six and won just two of their last nine Premier League games.
West Brom have lost their last three top-flight matches. Defeat on Saturday would represent their longest losing run since a sequence of five successive losses between December 2010 and January 2011.
Romelu Lukaku has scored seven goals in the eight Premier League matches he has started for West Brom, failing to net only twice.
Villa’s tally of 19 points is the lowest they have ever collected from their opening 22 Premier League matches.
They have won five of their last 38 league matches (W5, D15, L18), and two of 19 away from home (W2, D7, L10).
Villa have conceded six penalties this season, the joint-highest figure in the top flight (along with Wigan).
Paul Lambert’s men have failed to score in seven of their last 11 Premier League matches.