Aston Villa vs Stoke Preview | Team News, Key Men & Stats

Aston Villa vs Stoke Preview | Team News, Key Men & Stats

Tim Sherwood will take charge of his first march as Aston Villa manager on Saturday, and it's crucial that he starts with a positive result. Villa are currently 18th in the Premier League, and with only thirteen games left, a win could lift them above fellow strugglers QPR, Hull and Sunderland. A run of form between now and the end of the season could make the difference between who stays up, and who is demoted to the Championship. Stoke are …
Aston Villa vs Stoke Preview | Team News, Key Men & Stats

Aston Villa vs Stoke Preview | Team News, Key Men & Stats

Two of the Midland based teams clash on Sunday with Stoke City travelling to Birmingham to face Aston Villa. Both teams come into the game in form and on the back of morale boosting home wins last weekend. Recent results have meant both teams have clawed away from the relegation dogfight, for now. However, Villa nor Stoke will want to rest on their laurels and a win here will give either team more comfort going into the part of the …
Aston Villa Vs Stoke City Match Preview | Stats

Aston Villa Vs Stoke City Match Preview | Stats

Stoke City are looking for their second successive away victory after last week’s win at West Brom.  Stoke will go to Villa Park, currently sitting second in the form table over the last six games with only Manchester United ahead of them. They have won four out of their last five games, and will aim for their fourth straight win against Paul Lambert’s charges. Aston Villa’s 1-1 draw with QPR last week keeps them only two points above the relegation …