Aston Villa v Wolves: When is it, where can you watch it, team news and what are the odds?

Date published: Wednesday 24th June 2020 3:15

When is Aston Villa v Wolves?

Barring any health emergencies, the game is scheduled to take place on Saturday June 27.

What time does Aston Villa v Wolves kick-off?

The game is scheduled for a 12.15pm kick-off and is the only Premier League game scheduled for the day.

What is at stake?

It’s a huge game. Not only is there a local derby element to it, but both teams will feel they need the points more urgently than the other. 

Wolves have a serious shot at Champions League qualification and know they will not be able to drop too many points between now and the end of the season if those dreams are to be realised.

Aston Villa, on the other hand, are embroiled in a desperate fight for survival at the bottom and will be starting to feel like games are beginning to run out. 

Where can I watch Aston Villa v Wolves?

BT Sport is your go-to for this game.

Is Aston Villa v Wolves free-to-air?

No. You are going to need a BT Sport subscription to watch this one. 

What is the team news?

Villa are generally all fighting fit for this one with long-term absentees Tom Heaton and Wesley the only players certain to be unavailable. 

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Wolves are similarly fortunate on the injury front, but may shake things up tactically depending upon what boss Nuno Espírito Santo feels is needed. Adama Traore is likely to feature against his former club.

What happened in the reverse match?

Goals from Ruben Neves and Raul Jimenez ensured Wolves beat Aston Villa 2-1 back in November at Molineux. Trezeguet scored the late consolation for the visitors.

What are the odds?

Wolves are strong 17/20 favourites to add to their neighbour’s relegation worries by winning the game. Aston Villa are 10/3 and the draw can be backed at around 12/5.

 

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