On Thursday, Villa and Everton were held to a 0-0 draw at Villa Park. Villa were looking forward to meeting again after losing their last game 3-1 to Manchester United. Everton were coming off the back of a 1-0 win against West Ham United. As the table looks today, Villa and Everton sit 11th, (49 points) and 7th, (56 points), spots respectively, after 19 matches.
For Villa, Ahmed Elmohamady, Jacob Ramsey and Jack Grealish, came on for Matty Cash, Ross Barkley and Bertrand Traore. Everton brought on Andre Gomes and Alex Iwobi, to replace Gylfi Sigurdsson and Seamus Coleman.
There were bookings for Bertrand Traore and John McGinn from Villa, and Gylfi Sigurdsson, for Everton.
Villa will next play Crystal Palace away, with Everton facing Sheffield United at home.
|Aston Villa:||Emilano Martinez, Matty Cash (Ahmed Elmohamady, min.45), Tyrone Mings, Ezri Konsa, Matt Targett, Bertrand Traore (Jack Grealish, min.72), Ross Barkley (Jacob Ramsey, min.65), John McGinn, Douglas Luiz, Anwar El Ghazi and Keinan Davis|
|Everton:||Jordan Pickford, Mason Holgate, Michael Keane, Ben Godfrey, Lucas Digne, Seamus Coleman (Alex Iwobi, min.74), Abdoulaye Doucoure, Allan, Gylfi Sigurdsson (Andre Gomes, min.67), Richarlison and Dominic Calvert-Lewin|