Aston Villa have scored exactly one goal in six of their last seven Barclays Premier League games against Newcastle.
Newcastle have taken 13 points from their last five Barclays Premier League encounters with Aston Villa.
Aston Villa have won only nine of their last 31 Premier League home games.
Newcastle drew only one of their 19 Premier League away games last season (W7 L11).
Newcastle have lost each of their last five Premier League away games. They last lost six in a row in March 2008.
Only one of Newcastle's 43 goals in 2013-14 was scored by an English player.
Newcastle were the only team not to hit a shot on target on the opening weekend.
Andreas Weimann, who scored for Villa at Stoke last weekend, has scored the club's last two Premier League goals at Villa Park.
Four of Villa's last five Premier League goals at home have come before half-time.
Newcastle debutant Remy Cabella created three goalscoring chances last weekend, more than any of his team-mates.