Aston Villa 0-3 Manchester United: Five interesting stats

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Manchester United won 3-0 against Aston Villa avoiding a third consecutive defeat in a row.

Here are five interesting facts from the game...

1) Villa had more shots on target than United, 6 to 5, but the scoreline reflects how ruthless the Red Devils were.

2) Christian Benteke (6) won twice as many aerial duels as the highest United player, Jones and Valencia both with 3.

3) Danny Welbeck and Tom Cleverley accounted for all of United's five shots on target.

4) Centre-back Phil Jones made five tackles and four interceptions for United, but his partner Jonny Evans didn't make a single one of either.

5) Tom Cleverley made 82 passes, more than any other player on the pitch.

image: © joncandy

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