Brighton & Hove Albion 0-0 Aston Villa – Victory elusive for both sides, as Brighton & Hove Albion and Aston Villa fail to find the net

Technical card:
Brighton & Hove Albion: Emilano Martinez, Matty Cash, Ezri Konsa, Tyrone Mings, Matt Targett, Bertrand Traore, Ross Barkley, John McGinn, Douglas Luiz, Jack Grealish and Ollie Watkins
Aston Villa: Robert Sanchez, Ben White, Dan Burn, Lewis Dunk, Joel Veltman, Pascal Gross, Yves Bissouma, Steven Alzate, Leandro Trossard, Neal Maupay and Alexis MacAllister
Stadium: the Amex Stadium
Goals: 0-0

Saturday’s fixture between Brighton & Hove Albion and Aston Villa delivered a goalless draw at the Amex Stadium. Brighton & Hove Albion wanted to improve their league standing after a 1-1 draw against Burnley. Aston Villa were looking to extend their winning run after a 1-0 victory against Arsenal. As the table looks today, Brighton & Hove Albion and Aston Villa currently occupy 15th and 8th spots in the table, with 26 points and 36 points respectively after 24 matches.

For Brighton & Hove Albion Adam Lallana and Danny Welbeck came on for Steven Alzate and Neal Maupay, while Villa replaced Ahmed Elmohamady, Trezeguet and Morgan Sanson with Matty Cash, Bertrand Traore and Ross Barkley.

There were bookings for Steven Alzate and Leandro Trossard from Brighton and Jack Grealish, Douglas Luiz and Morgan Sanson for Villa.

Aston Villa and Brighton & Hove Albion will next play at home to Leicester City and Crystal Palace respectively.

*The credit for all of photos in this article belongs to AP*