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Wolves vs Aston Villa betting tips
This article covers Wolves vs Aston Villa betting tips and predictions.
Also included is a thorough Wolves vs Aston Villa betting preview.
Note: All odds mentioned in this article are correct at the time of publishing and are subject to change.
Wolves vs Aston Villa: Match details
Match: Wolves vs Aston Villa
Competition: Premier League
Date: December 12, 2020
Kick-off time: 12:30 pm, December 12, 2020 (UK time)
Stadium: Molineux Stadium
Betting prediction: Wolves 2-1 Aston Villa
Wolves will be looking to pick themselves up from their heavy defeat to Liverpool last Sunday.
Nuno Espírito Santo’s side were beaten 4-0 by Liverpool in an emphatic showing from the champions.
Meanwhile, Aston Villa have lost their last two matches which has seen them slip into 12th.
Following an impressive 3-0 win over Arsenal, Dean Smith’s team have lost back to back games against Brighton and West Ham.
Wolves vs Aston Villa: What are the betting odds?
Wolves vs Aston Villa – recent form and head to head statistics
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|84||Shots on goal||95|
|82||Shots off goal||88|
|48%||Average ball possession||49%|
|2||Shots on post||2|
|4||Shots on bar||6|
|16||Goals by foot||24|
|4||Goals by head||6|
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|1.18||Average Goals Scored||1.53|
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Wolves vs Aston Villa: Recommended bets
Fabio Silva to score first. Following their failure to score at Anfield, Nuno may opt to hand new signing Fabio Silva a start.
Silva has only been handed several opportunities off the bench but with Raul Jimenez out and Wolves’ previous result, Silva could be handed his opportunity to lead the line.
The 18-year-old is 11/2 to score the first goal on Saturday.
Wolves vs Aston Villa: Match preview
Wolves were well beaten on Sunday by Liverpool and their lack of a true goal scorer was highlighted.
The Reds managed to put four past the visitors without Wolves offering a response.
Nuno’s side have struggled for goals this season, netting just 11 times, at least six fewer than any other side in the league’s top half.
Wolves were just coming off the back of an impressive win over Arsenal the previous week.
However, the defeat saw them drop to 10th, remaining on 17 points from 11 matches.
Consecutive defeats for Villa
Aston Villa have now suffered back-to-back defeats since their 3-0 win over Arsenal.
Dean Smith’s side are on a bad run of form which has seen them lose four of their last five games in the league.
Following a promising start, the Midlands club have dropped into 12th.
Although, they have two games in hand over the majority of the sides around them.
Wolves team news vs Aston Villa
Raul Jimenez has been discharged from hospital and visited his teammates in training this week.
Due to the complexity of the injury, a timescale is not yet available for his injury.
Jonny Castro remains sidelined.
Aston Villa team news vs Wolves
Villa have several players who could all return on the weekend.
Trézéguet looks the most likely of the host of players returning from injury.
Kortney Hause, Bjorn Engels, Frederic Guilbert and Keinan Davis are all doubts for Saturday but are close to returning.
However, Wesley Moraes, Ross Barkley and Tom Heaton all remain sidelined.
Predicted Wolves line-up vs Aston Villa
Predicted Aston Villa line-up vs Wolves
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This article was edited by Benjamin Newman.
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