ASTON VILLA and Everton clash THIS AFTERNOON in the Premier League’s early kick-off in what’s sure to be an entertaining affair.
Not only are both sides in need of a win, having lost their opening games of the season last week, there’s a separate rivalry brewing.
Frank Lampard’s Everton lost to Chelsea on the opening day of the seasonCredit: AP
Steven Gerrard’s Villa will face Frank Lampard’s Everton this weekendCredit: Getty
Lampard’s Everton lost their opening day clash with Chelsea 1-0 while Gerrard’s Villans were defeated 2-0 by newly-promoted Bournemouth.
Liverpool legend Gerrard will also be desperate to pick up a big win over the Toffees he already beat as Villa boss last season.
But the visitors won’t make it easy for them.
What time does Aston Vill vs Everton kick-off?
- Aston Villa’s clash with Everton will get going from 12.30pm UK time TODAY – Saturday, August 13.
- The game will be held at Villa Park.
- The last time the two sides played, Villa came out on top 1-0 at Goodison Park.
What channel is it and can it be live streamed?
- Aston Villa vs Everton will be shown live on BT Sport 1 and BT Sport Ultimate.
- You can live stream the action from the BT Sport app, which is available for download onto your mobile or tablet device.
Ben Godfrey faces a long spell on the sidelines after his leg break in the clash with Chelsea last week.
Yerry Mina is looking at some time on the treatment table too, so new centre-back signing Conor Coady could get a start straight away.
Rondon could also be recalled up top for Lampard, now that he’s served his suspension from last season.
Leon Bailey could come out of the Villa XI for Gerrard, with Emiliano Buendia looking a solid option to start from the off.
- Aston Villa – 4/5
- Draw – 13/5
- Everton – 18/5
*Odds courtesy of Betfair and correct at time of publication.
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