The game will be played this Sunday at 8:00pm GMT at the Villa Park.
Premier League action on Sunday as Villa and West Brom meet at Villa Park – 8:00pm GMT.
Sunday’s clash between Villa and West Brom, sees eleventh take on nineteenth in the League.
Aston Villa go into this match with 44 points secured
If Villa’s season is to maintain on track, they must put their recent poor form to an end in this game. In their last two outings, they lost 1-2 at Manchester City and 2-1 at Liverpool.
Villa need to find a way to generate wins on a consistent basis, as they’ve recorded nine losses in their last 17 games. They currently sit in eleventh place, with a total of 44 points having won 13 matches, drawn five meetings, and lost 13 fixtures.
Playing at home, Villa have won six games, drawn two games, and lost seven fixtures.
A win in this fixture would take Aston Villa’s points to 47 in the League.
Villa’s squad will likely be depleted of five of their key players when they start on Sunday, due to injury or illness.
Nervous West Bromwich Albion take relegation battle to Villa Park to face Aston Villa
It was a humbling defeat at the hands of Leicester City for Sam Allardyce’s men in their last match, they will be hoping to get something out of this game for sure.
Getting out of a relegation battle requires a string of positive results, but Sam Allardyce’s men know that 10 losses in 19 meetings is a run of form that will be hard to turn around. With 24 points, they are established in nineteenth in the League having won five matches, drawn nine fixtures, and lost 18 meetings.
It must be a worrying prospect for West Brom to go back on the road, with a bud run of away performances under their belt this season. So far they have only secured two victories and four draws to the home team.
West Bromwich Albion will have 27 points if they manage to secure a victory.
West Brom’s ever growing list of players missing due to injury or illness to be a concern for Sam Allardyce, ahead of this Sunday’s fixture against their opponents.
Aston Villa v West Bromwich Albion Head-to-Heads.
These two teams have met on 26 occasions before, in which Villa have enjoyed 10 victories and 10 draws. Additionally, the visitors have not been able to beat Villa in consecutive home games now.
For Villa, Ollie Watkins scored
nine goals in 31 League games this campaign, while Matheus Pereira contributed with
eight goals and provided one assist in 32 League matches this season for West Brom.
Other players of note for Villa are Anwar El Ghazi and Bertrand Traore with six goals and five goals respectively and for West Brom are Callum Robinson and Kyle Bartley with five goals and three goals respectively.