Aston Villa vs Crystal Palace Preview and Line Up Prediction: Draw 1-1 at 11/2
Aston Villa and Crystal Palace will play their twentieth game of the Premier League season at Villa Park on Thursday, 1st January.
The teams last played earlier in December when Aston Villa won 1 – 0. In April 2014 Crystal Palace beat Aston Villa 1 – 0.
At present Aston Villa is thirteenth in the league with 21 points having won 5 games, drawn 6 and lost 8. They are tied for points with Everton.
Crystal Palace is eighteenth in the league with 16 points having won 3 games, drawn 7 and lost 9. They are tied for points with Hull City and Burnley FC.
A 1 – 1 draw is the most likely outcome of the match with William Hill and Bet365 both offering odds of 11/2.
Predicted Line Ups:
Aston Villa: Guzan, Hutton, Vlaar, Clark, Cissokho, Delph, Sanchez, Cleverley, Weimann, N’Zogbia, Benteke.
Crystal Palace: Speroni, Mariappa, Dann, Delaney, Ward, McArthur, Jedinak, Ledley, Puncheon, Zaha, Bolasie.
William Hill Odds: 7/5 Aston Villa to Win, 21/10 for a Draw and 21/10 Crystal Palace to Win
Bet365 Odds: 7/5 Aston Villa to Win, 23/10 for a Draw and 23/10 Crystal Palace to Win