West Brom vs Aston Villa
England – Championship
Date: Friday, 7th December 2018
Kick-off at 20.00 UK/ 21.00 CET
Venue: The Hawthorns (West Bromwich).
West Brom hosts Aston Villa in this 21st round fixture of the English Championship. The match is scheduled to take place on Friday. Both sides are top performers of the league.
Aston Villa occupies the eighth spot in the table after posting 31 points on the board from their 20 games. Their record reads eight wins, seven draws, and five losses. The team managed to score 39 goals and conceded 30 in return.
West Brom is the fourth team in league standings. They have secured 34 points so far in their league campaign. They won ten matches, drew four and lost the remaining five. West Brom scored 41 points from their 20 games, and let 27 goals past their defense.
Aston Villa won their last game, on the road, against Middlesbrough. The final scoreline was 0-3, in favor of the hosts. Villa completely dominated the proceedings of the day. One first-half goal and two second-half goals sealed the three points for the visitors.
West Brom too experienced a victory away from home last weekend. Their opponents were Swansea. The match ended 1-2, favoring the visiting team. All three goals came in the first half. The match was a comeback for West Brom, as Swansea had scored the first goal.
West Brom vs Aston Villa Head-to-head (h2h)
- Seven of the last nine head-to-head wins are in the name of home teams.
- West Brom is unbeaten in 24 of their last 30 games.
- Aston Villa is winless in nine of their last 15 matches.
- West Brom has lost only three of their last 16 ties at home.
- Aston Villa is winless in eight of their last ten games away from home. The eight games were in a row.
West Brom vs Aston Villa Prediction
The home team looks the favorites in this tie. In head-to-head matches, the home sides have shown clear domination. Seven of the last nine wins belong to them.
West Brom is unbeaten in 24 of their last 30 games and has lost only three of their last 16 matches at home.
Aston Villa has a poorer overall record compared to West Brom, and their away record is plainly terrible. They are winless in eight of their last ten matches on the road. These eight matches were in a row.
The home team will likely keep a clean sheet in this match, taking advantage of Villa’s poor away record.
West Brom vs Aston Villa Betting Tips
West Brom: Draw No Bet @ 1.60 (3/5)
Both Teams to Score: NO @ 2.40 (7/5).