Aston Villa draws with Burnley: It was Aston Villa vs Burnley in the Premier League. The match Aston Villa vs Burnley result finished 0-0 in the Premier League.
Relegation struck Burney visited Villa Park to play their 12th match in the Premier League. Aston Villa has been performing better than people expected them to. Their star man Jack Grealish has been in great form.
Although, it was tough for the hosts to find a goal against Burnley. They dominated in all aspects of the match.
Aston Villa had 60% of the possession, 27 shots, and 10 corners but failed to convert any of them. Burnley defended really well and scrapped out a draw.
Aston Villa sits in the 11th position with 19 points. Burnley is out of relegation danger as they have 10 points from 12 matches.
Aston Villa vs Burnley result: 0-0
Date: 17th December 2020, Thursday
Time: 11:30 PM IST
Location: Villa Park, England
Teams: Aston Villa vs Burnley
Aston Villa Premier League form: LLWLLW
Burnley Premier League form: LDWLDW
Villa will be without Douglas Luiz after the Brazilian midfielder was dismissed during the latter stages against Wolves.
With Matty Cash also serving a one-match suspension, Ahmed Elmohamady and Conor Hourihane are expected to come into the starting lineup.
Anwar El Ghazi may get the nod over Bertrand Traore, but Marvelous Nakamba could remain among the replacements after Jacob Ramsey impressed on his first league start.
Dyche is not expected to make any alterations to his Burnley side after their victory over Arsenal.
If a change is made to a winning team, it will likely involve Ashley Barnes getting the nod over Jay Rodriguez.
Aston Villa possible starting lineup:
Martinez; Elmohamady, Konsa, Mings, Targett; McGinn, Hourihane, Ramsey; El Ghazi, Watkins, Grealish
Burnley possible starting lineup:
Pope; Lowton, Tarkowski, Mee, Taylor; Brady, Westwood, Brownhill, McNeil; Rodriguez, Wood
Predictions: Aston Villa 3-1 Burnley
After their respective performances at the weekend, both sides will be confident of recording back-to-back wins. However, Villa will be expecting a defensive-minded performance from the visitors, and Smith’s outfit could capitalise if they are able to seize the initiative during the opening stages.