Newcastle vs Aston Villa Preview | Stats, Team News & Key Men

Newcastle vs Aston Villa Preview | Stats, Team News & Key Men

Aston Villa head to St.James' Park on Sunday to face a Newcastle side that have failed to score in their last 4 Premier League games. Newcastle have been in poor form recently losing 4 and winning just 1 of their last 6 Premier League games and have conceded 10 goals in their last 3 matches. The fans will be hoping for a major improvement this weekend and finally start hitting the back of the net, with Newcastle failing to score …
Player Performance Analysis | Christian Benteke Vs Liverpool

Player Performance Analysis | Christian Benteke Vs Liverpool

Aston Villa moved into the top half of the Premier League table after a hard-fought 2-2 draw against Liverpool on Saturday, but were left to rue conceding a second-half penalty to Luis Suárez which prevented them earning all three points. The Villans had lost just once in their last four visits to Anfield beforehand, and they looked on course to make it back-to-back wins after going 2-0 up within 36 minutes thanks to goals from Andreas Weimann and Christian Benteke. …
Loic Remy: Compared to top strikers | Benteke, Sturridge & Lukaku

Loic Remy: Compared to top strikers | Benteke, Sturridge & Lukaku

Newcastle’s efforts to suitably replace Demba Ba since his departure to Chelsea in the January transfer window of 2013 finally seem to be showing results. Loic Remy was meant to be the solution 10 months ago, and indeed it seemed at one point as if the deal was all wrapped up for Newcastle. However it was not to be as QPR hijacked the deal leading the Frenchman to move to Loftus Road from Marseilles for just over £12 million. [sws_blockquote …
Aston Villa's performers so far | A look at the stats

Aston Villa's performers so far | A look at the stats

Benteke - Ready for a step up? Stats compared to Lukaku & Adebayor

Benteke - Ready for a step up? Stats compared to Lukaku & Adebayor

After an impressive debut season in the Premier League, Christian Benteke’s future at Aston Villa is uncertain after the striker submitted a transfer request with a view to a move to a bigger club, not to say that Aston Villa aren't a big club but the lure of European Football and the higher wages that these clubs can offer is what drives the players these days. However is Benteke good enough? Being an £7m summer signing last year, many thought …
Christian Benteke vs Robin van Persie – The keys to the Monday night clash

Christian Benteke vs Robin van Persie – The keys to the Monday night clash