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On November 24th, Aston Villa welcomes Arsenal at the Villa Park in Birmingham. Wenger will try to fight with leaders for the league title. The Gunners have lost their last two away games in the EPL, at the same time Paul Lambert’s team will try to recuperate after two defeats from Manchester clubs.
Villa are struggling this season. They currently stand on the relegation zone in eighteenth place with just nine points after twelve games. They have won two, drawn three, and lost seven games. Aston Vila has seen one win, one draw and three losses in their last five matches. Villa have a long injury list with seven first team players including Bent, N’Zogbia and Dunne. They have seen a narrow 5-0 defeat from Man City last weekend. So, coach Paul Lambert will make some changes in the squad.
Arsenal are sixth in the EPL table with nineteen points after twelve games. They are having five wins, four draws, and three losses. Also, the Gunners have two wins, one draw and two losses in their last five games. Arsenal also have long injury list with Santos, Fabianski, Diaby and Rosicky. Theo Walcott is trying to get back his fitness form. Arsenal won a important match last week against Tottenham. So they still are in the race for the top four.
Darren Bent can start from the bench Aston Villa, while Christian Benteke can replace him up front. Joe Bennett and Chris Herd with knee injuries, Richard Dunne, Charles N’Zogbia and Stilian Petrov all are unavailable for the hosts. Craig Gardner is long-term injured. Villa have no suspended players, but their coach Paul Lambert will watch the game from the stands. He has one-match ban from the FA after his comments about 5-0 defeat to Manchester City.
Theo Walcott is about to return for Arsenal. He picked up this injury during the 5-2 win over Tottenham last weekend. Arsenal can’t count on Andre Santos, Abou Diaby and Tomas Rosicky. Goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski is out until January.
Aston Villa line-up: Guzan, Lowton, Vlaar, Clark, Stevens, Weimann, Westwood, Ireland, Bannan, Agbonlahor, Benteke.
Last three matches:
Manchester City 5 – Aston Villa 0;
Aston Villa 2 – Manchester United 3;
Sunderland 0 – Aston Villa 1.
Arsenal line-up: Szczesny,Sagna, Mertesacker, Koscielny, Vermaelen, Arteta, Wilshere, Cazorla, Walcott, Giroud, Podolski.
Last three matches:
Arsenal 2 – Montpellier 0;
Arsenal 5 – Tottenham 2;
Arsenal FC 3 – Fulham 3.