FootyMAD's Aston Villa match preview
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 6th February 2009
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Blackburn Rovers take on Aston Villa in a Premier League match on Saturday, 7th February 2009 at 15:00.
Blackburn R. prepare to entertain Aston Villa at Ewood Park on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Rovers are clearly on top, winning 51.95% of the games played between the two.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Ewood Park was just last season, in November 2007, where Aston Villa annihilated the Rovers 0-4 in a Premier League match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Wed 29 Oct||Aston Villa||3 - 2||Blackburn R.||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sat 26 Jan||Aston Villa||1 - 1||Blackburn R.||PREM|
|2007/2008||Wed 28 Nov||Blackburn R.||0-4||Aston Villa||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sat 07 Apr||Blackburn R.||1 - 2||Aston Villa||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sun 05 Nov||Aston Villa||2 - 0||Blackburn R.||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sat 11 Mar||Blackburn R.||2 - 0||Aston Villa||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sat 27 Aug||Aston Villa||1 - 0||Blackburn R.||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Blackburn Rovers have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 13 goals have been scored by the Rovers in those games, with 8 conceded.
The Villans have had a decent run of form away from home recently, remaining unbeaten in their last six, winning five and drawing the one. Just 7 goals have scored in these games, though to be fair only a measly 2 have been let in at the wrong end.
Blackburn R. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premier League with a return of just 23 points from their 23 games thus far. Aston Villa sit in a healthy 4th in the league, and have picked up 48 points from their 24 games.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Rovers are in quite good form at home, but the FootyMad team thinks on this occasion, Aston Villa will prove too strong and win this game comfortably. Away win
|Blackburn R.||Unbeaten in the last 5 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 9 matches.
|Aston Villa||Undefeated in last 6 away games.|
11 games since last defeat.