Aston Villa vs Stoke Prediction & Match Preview

Aston Villa vs Stoke
England – Championship
Date: Saturday, 15th December 2018
Kick-off at 15.00 UK/ 16.00 CET
Venue: Villa Park (Birmingham).

Two sides trying to get into the top tier of the English Championship take on each other in this fixture, this Saturday, at the Villa Park. Aston Villa hosts Stoke to complete their 22nd round proceedings in the second division of English Football.

Stoke occupies the tenth spot in the table after securing 30 points from their 21 matches. Their record reads seven wins, nine draws, and five losses.

Aston is the eighth side in the league standings and has posted 32 points on the board. They managed to score 41 goals from their 21 games. Except for West Brom, no other team has scored more points than Aston.

Stoke won their last match, at home, against Ipswich. The final score was 2-0, in favor of the home team. Ince and Allen got on the scoresheet for Stoke.

Two of the top scoring teams went against each other last weekend. Aston Villa and West Brom. The result didn’t disappoint as the match saw four goals in total. The final scoreline was 2-2. Aston had twice secured the lead, but each time Brom equalized.

Aston Villa vs Stoke Head-to-head (h2h)

  • The home team won the last h2h match.
  • Aston Villa is unbeaten in their last six matches.
  • Stoke is winless four of their last six games.
  • Aston Villa is also unbeaten at home in their last six attempts.
  • Villa has lost just three of their last 18 home-ties.
  • Stoke has just two wins to their name in the last 15 outings away from home.
  • Aston has scored in a row for their last 11 fixtures at home.

Aston Villa vs Stoke Prediction

The home team holds a slight advantage here. They are just four points away from the playoff zone, that determines promotion to the Premier League. Aston Villa is unbeaten in their last six matches. They are unbeaten at home also, in their last six fixtures.

Stoke, on the other hand, is winless in four of their last six games. Their record really lets them down when it comes to away matches. All they could muster in their last 15 attempts were two wins.

Aston Villa has scored consecutively in their last 11 matches at home. The team scored a total of nine goals in their last two home-ties.

Go for a Draw No Bet on Aston Villa, and an Over 2.5 match goals option.

Aston Villa vs Stoke Betting Tips

  • Aston Villa: Draw No Bet @ 1.50 (1/2)
  • Over 2.5 match goals @ 1.75 (3/4).