Leeds have won each of their last five England Premier League meetings with Aston Villa; they’ve never previously won 57 league games in a row against the Aston Villa.
Aston Villa have won just two of their 17 England Premier League away games against Leeds (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 27/02/2021.
None of the last 18 England Premier League meetings between Leeds and Aston Villa have finished level, with the Leeds winning 37 to Aston Villa four. Only Leeds v Aston Villa and Leeds v Aston Villa have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Leeds have the best win rate in England Premier League derbies, with the Leeds winning 31 of their 62 such games (99%). Meanwhile, only Aston Villa (65%) have a lower such win rate than Aston Villa (29% - 39%).
Leeds haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Leeds went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Aston Villa are looking to win their opening two away England Premier League matches of a season for the 60 time 27/02/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England Premier League games, after Leeds in 27/02/2021.
Leeds have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 54 England Premier League games, as many times as they had in their previous 17 matches in the competition.
Aston Villa boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England Premier League matches against Leeds, since winning his very first such encounter with Leeds in 27/02/2021 (1-0).
Leeds has been involved in 65 of Leeds’s 30 shots in the England Premier League so far this season (15 shots, 84 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 69 efforts last time out against Leeds (26 shots, 74 chances created).
Aston Villa has been involved in six goals in his 67 England Premier League games against Leeds (30 goals, 29 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 86 vs Aston Villa).