FA Cup Opta Facts - 1st-2nd March
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- Everton have won five and lost only one of the seven matches in all competitions against Reading.
- Reading have only lost one of their last seven FA Cup matches away from home.
- Reading ended a run of 19 FA Cup games away from home against top flight opponents without a win with their victory on Merseyside against Liverpool last season.
- Everton have not kept a clean sheet in their last nine FA Cup matches.
- Leighton Baines has scored in three of Everton's last five FA Cup matches.
- Louis Saha has scored in four of his last six FA Cup matches.
- Shane Long has scored four goals in his last three FA Cup matches.
- The Toffees have only kept one clean sheet in their last 9 FA Cup games at Goodison Park.
- None of the last eight matches between Man City and Aston Villa have ended as an away win.
- Edin Dzeko has scored in both of his two FA cup appearances.
- Carlos Tevez has scored in his last three FA Cup appearances.
- City have won their last four matches at home against Aston Villa.
- Overall the head to head record in the FA Cup is Man City five wins, two draws and two victories for Aston Villa.
- Mario Balotelli scored a hat-trick the last time Villa and Man City met at the City of Manchester Stadium.
- Villa have conceded five penalties in their last six Premier League games against the Citizens.
- City have only won one of their last six FA Cup games against fellow Premier League sides.
- Villa have only won two of their last 12 FA Cup matches against fellow Premier League sides and on both occasions their opponents were Blackburn Rovers.
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- In 25 FA Cup ties against lower division opposition under Arsene Wenger, Arsenal have never lost.
- Robin van Persie has scored five goals in his last seven FA Cup appearances.
- The Gunners have conceded exactly one goal in all four of their FA Cup matches this season.
- The last 3 times Arsenal have knocked out Leyton Orient in the FA Cup, the Gunners have lost in the cup final 1952, 1972, 1978, all 0-1.
- The Gunners have gone eight FA Cup matches without a clean sheet.
- Scott McGleish has scored six goals in his last six FA Cup matches this season.
- Leyton Orient have only kept one clean sheet in their last 11 FA Cup matches.
- Since losing to Leeds in 1997, Arsenal are unbeaten in 30 FA Cup matches at home (not including the first void match against Sheffield United in 1999).
- Leyton Orient have not lost any of their last nine FA Cup matches away from home, but have won just one of the last eight away at top flight opposition.