Villa played out a 1-1 draw with fellow relegation candidates Newcastle away from home at St. James’ Park in the Premier League.
Former Villa striker Carew was following the game, and he was happy to see Remi Garde’s side pick up a point in their battle to avoid the drop to the Championship at the end of the season.
Well thats a point in the right direction ...— John Carew (@JCarew10) December 19, 2015
Over the course of the 90 minutes at St. James’ Park, visitors Villa had 53% of the possession, took 10 shots of which seven were on target, and earned seven corners.
Hosts Newcastle had 47% of the possession, took eight shots of which four were on target, and earned three corners.
Villa are at the foot of the Premier League table at the moment with just seven points from 17 matches.