In a weekend match on Sunday Dec 5th, in week 15, Aston Villa hosts Leicester City in a clash of the Premier League. In their last match, Aston Villa recorded a 2-0 shutout win against Brighton & Hove Albion. Ollie Watkins scored the first goal for Aston Villa in the 84th minute, then Tyrone Mings added another in the 88th minute In the end, Brighton & Hove Albion couldn’t muster any offence and Aston Villa ran away with the shutout win. They’re hoping to improve on their recent performance, having earned only 10 points in their last 10 matches, while in Leicester City’s last match they recorded a 0-3 loss against Chelsea. Antonio Rüdiger struck first for Chelsea in the 14th minute, then N’Golo Kanté added another in the 28th minute on a feed from Reece James At the end of 90 a dissapointed Leicester City couldn’t manage to score, and Chelsea took the shutout win. Leicester City is looking for direction having 3 win and 4 losses in their last 10 matches.
In their last match on Tue Jan 28th, Aston Villa won by a score of 2 to 1 in front of just over 39000 jubilant spectators. Matt Targett struck first for Aston Villa in the 12th minute, then Kelechi Iheanacho tied it up for Leicester City in the 72nd minute.
Leicester City hasn’t been successful in netting any goals lately. Their top scorers in the last 5 matches are James Maddison and Youri Tielemans, and they each have 1 goal. Aston Villa’s top weapon lately has been Ollie Watkins, who has two goals in the last 5 matches
Steven Gerrard’s Aston Villa squad will be without Trezeguet, Douglas Luiz, Bertrand Traoré and Marvelous Nakamba, while Brendan Rodgers’s Leicester City squad will be without Youri Tielemans, Wesley Fofana and James Justin.