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On Friday night in the Premier League, Aston Villa will host Southampton in an effort to build on their draw with Manchester City the previous time out.
On September 3, Steven Gerrard’s team defeated the league leaders, while Southampton enters this game coming off a 1-0 loss to Wolverhampton Wanderers on the same day.
There is no escaping the reality that Villa’s season has gotten off to a rough start with only four points from their first six games, placing them in 17th place overall.
On the first weekend of the season, Gerrard’s team lost at Bournemouth before winning 2-1 at Everton the following week. However, they dropped their next three games to Crystal Palace, West Ham United, and Arsenal.
Erling Braut Haaland gave the champions the lead at Villa Park earlier this month, leaving Villa facing a fourth straight Premier League loss. However, Leon Bailey managed to tie the game in the 74th minute, and the hosts hung on to earn a valuable point at a trying time.
The league match between the host club and Leicester City was scheduled to take place last weekend, but it was postponed out of respect for the late Queen Elizabeth II.
Aston Villa vs Southampton Lineups, Prediction
Southampton, meantime, has had a promising start to the season with seven points from six games, placing them in 12th place heading into this game.
Aston Villa vs Southampton Lineups, Prediction The Saints began the year with a 4-1 defeat at Tottenham Hotspur before winning at Leicester and drawing with Leeds United to earn four points in their following two games.
Aston Villa Lineup:
- 1 Emiliano Martinez (GK)
- 18 Ashley Young
- 4 Ezri Konsa
- 5 Tyrone Mings
- 27 Lucas Digne
- 7 John McGinn
- 44 Boubacar Kamara
- 6 Douglas Luiz
- 23 Philippe Coutinho
- 31 Leon Bailey
- 11 Ollie Watkins
- 31 Gavin Bazunu (GK)
- 2 Kyle Walker-Peters
- 37 Armel Bella-Kotchap
- 22 Mohammed Salisu
- 15 Romain Perraud
- 8 James Ward-Prowse
- 27 Ibrahima Diallo
- 24 Mohamed Elyounoussi
- 7 Joe Aribo
- 9 Adam Armstrong
- 10 Che Adams
Then, Ralph Hasenhuttl’s team lost 1-0 to Manchester United at home before defeating Chelsea three days later; nevertheless, they will enter this game coming off a 1-0 loss to Wolves at Molineux.
|Aston Villa vs Southampton H2H|
|Premier League 21/22|
|5 MAR||Aston Villa||4|
|Premier League 20/21|
Last season, there were only one slot and five points separating Villa (14th) from Southampton (15th), so it would not be surprising to see them remain competitive.