- 3John Arne Riise
Fulham vs Aston Villa
Fulham have won just one of the last eight Barclays Premier League games against Aston Villa (W1 D4 L3).
Villa are unbeaten in their last five Barclays Premier League games; only Everton (7) are currently on a longer run.
Darren Bent played 54 times in the Premier League for Aston Villa before moving to Fulham this summer, scoring 21 goals.
There have been just four goals scored in the last four Premier League meetings between Fulham and Aston Villa.
Villa completed only 50% of their passes in their midweek away game, the lowest figure recorded in a Premier League match since April 2010 (Wolves, against Stoke).
Fulham have trailed in 11 games this season, more than any other side. They have lost 10 of these matches (D1).
In midweek Dimitar Berbatov assisted a Premier League goal for the first time in over a year (since November 10th 2012)
Fulham have won just one of their last 11 Premier League games at Craven Cottage, losing nine (W1 D1 L9).
Villa are the only team to squander more than one penalty in the Premier League this season (2).
American ‘keeper Brad Guzan has made 18 more catches (45) than any other goalkeeper in the Premier League this season.