Arsenal vs Aston Villa: All The Stats and Facts
The 2014-15 English Premier League match between Arsenal and Aston Villa ended in a 3-0 victory for Arsenal, with Mesut Ozil and Danny Welbeck among the goals.
All the stats and facts available as the match unfolded are presented herein.
Arsenal have managed to take more points from Villa Park than any other away ground.
Arsenal’s victory is only their second of the season after five games played. The Londoners’ only other victory came in their win over
Prior to this game, Aston Villa boasted the league’s best defence after conceding only one in four matches.
With 3 wins and a draw in four games, it’s been Villa’s best Premier League start for 16 years.
Aston Villa, with an estimated 13 points, would have gone top of the league with a victory.
Before the match the Villans were one of only three teams that have yet to lose this season in EPL play. Chelsea and Arsenal are the other two.
Arsenal had only scored seven goals and conceded six in their first four matches.
Mesut Ozil’s goal was his first of the season and his thiirth overall for the Gunners in the League.
Danny Welbeck scored his first goal for Arsenal since moving from Manchester United on transfer deadline day for 16 million pounds.
Mesut Ozil also grabbed an assist, setting up Welbeck for Arsenal’s second goal.
Aly Cissohko’s own goal for the third was his second own goal of the year.
Aston Villa conceded 3 goals in 4 minutes in the first half,
the same number as they'd conceded in the last 466 minutes of Premier League
Wojciech Szczesny’s clean sheet against Aston Villa was only his second of the season after conceding in games against Manchester City (2), Everton (2), and Leicester City (1).
Arsenal maintained their excellent record at Villa Park where they have not lost in 16 years.
Calum Chambers was just three years old the last time Arsenal lost to Villa at Villa Park!