During the week, the EFL Cup, the English League Cup, will be hosting prestigious duels. The Wednesday night on the island is characterized by the top games between Liverpool vs Arsenal and Chelsea vs. Manchester United shaped. Less attention, however, gets the duel between the Villans and the Wolves.
Aston Villa vs Wolverhampton Free Betting Tips
Bookmakers see Aston Villa against Wolverhampton in oddlight in the favorites category. The guests from Wolverhampton are meanwhile eight unbeaten matches in series. Most recently, the Wolves drew with Newcastle United, while Aston Villa lost 3-0 to Manchester City away.
Prior to losing to Manchester City, Aston Villa was unbeaten in all competitions four times in a row. In the away game against the previous year’s champion showed the Villans a strong performance, but were not rewarded. In the EFL Cup Aston Villa now wants to build on the home advantage and reach the quarter-finals.
The Villans have lost since the home defeat against Bournemouth no home game. If the home side are tied to the latest performance against City Aston Villa against Wolverhampton is a prediction on the home side quite obvious.
Aston Villa – Statistics & Current Form
As the fifth-placed championship Aston Villa had fixed last season on the playoffs promotion to the Premier League. After three years in the second English League, the Villans thus succeeded in the rise to the English House of Lords. So far Villa is doing well in this year’s Premier League season, but still only has a cushion of three points on a relegation zone.
The league is undoubtedly the highest priority for the violet-blue. Dean Smith, who continues to coach the Villans after the sensational promotion to the Premier League, has remained unbeaten with his side four times in a row. After a stunning 5-1 win over Norwich City, Villans also made a home win over Brighton.
Only last matchday, it was with the 0: 3 against Manchester City again a defeat. The Villans offered a strong performance but was not rewarded with a point win. Before the home game against league leaders Liverpool is due at the weekend, Smith’s side want to secure their entry into the quarter-finals of the EFL Cup with a home win over Wolverhampton.
Since the 2012/13 season, the Villans have not reached the quarter-finals of the EFL Cup. Last season was already in the second cup round for the Violet-Blue final. In this year’s League Cup Villa has already eliminated Crewe Alexandra (6: 1) and Brighton (3: 1). Up to now, especially the goal exploitation of the Villans can be seen. In the twelve competitive games this season Aston Villa scored 24 goals.
The personnel situation at the Villans is not really tense. With Jose Peleteiro, only one player is missing due to injury. Jack Grealish is ailing, but is expected to be operational on Wednesday evening. Larger changes in the starting eleven are not expected.
Expected lineup of Aston Villa:
↪ Heaton – Targett, Mings, Engels, Guilbert – Nakamba – El Ghazi, Douglas, McGinn, Trezeguet – Wesley
Last matches of Aston Villa:
⚽️ 26.10.2019 – Manchester City vs. Aston Villa 3: 0 (Premier League)
⚽️ 19.10.2019 – Aston Villa Vs. Brighton & Hove Albion 2: 1 (Premier League)
⚽️ 05.10.2019 – Norwich City Vs. Aston Villa 1: 5 (Premier League)
⚽️ 28.09.2019 – Aston Villa Vs. Burnley 2: 2 (Premier League)
⚽️ 25.09.2019 – Brighton & Hove Albion Vs. Aston Villa 1: 3 (League Cup)
Wolverhampton – Statistics & Current Form
It is difficult to say how the last results of the Wolves should be evaluated. Although Wolverhampton has not lost any of the last eight competitive games, but recently there were just promising performances of the Table Twelve of the Premier League. The fact that the Wolves are not to be underestimated has already been felt by the previous year’s champion from Manchester this season.
The Wolves won 2-0 at the Citizens and missed Manchester City thus the second defeat of the current season. Since then, Wolverhampton has not convinced and came out against opponents such as Southampton and Newcastle United not a draw. In the Europa League there was last a contested draw against the group dog from Bratislava.
Next weekend the Wolves travel to London and meet the Gunners there. As head coach Nuno Espirito Santo his team will set up in the League Cup is not yet in sight, but changes are expected. The round of 16 in the League Cup will be the third competitive game for the Wolves within seven days.
The Wolves started in the EFL Cup one lap later than Aston Villa. In the last 32, Wolverhampton did not qualify for the penalty shoot-out against Reading, barely managing to complete the round of 16. With a mixture of reservists and regulars Wolves coach Santo is expected to tackle the away game at the Villans.
Wolverhampton’s injured list now only features Willy Boly and Ryan Bennett, both of whom will be out of action in the EFL Cup.
Expected formation of Wolverhampton:
↪ Ruddy – Kilman, Bennett, Vallejo – Vinagre, Neves, Jordao, Doherty – Gibbs White, Cutrone, Neto
Wolverhampton’s last matches:
⚽️ 27.10.2019 – Newcastle Vs. Wolverhampton 1: 1 (Premier League)
⚽️ 24.10.2019 – Slovan Bratislava vs. Wolverhampton 1: 2 (Europa League)
⚽️ 19.10.2019 – Wolverhampton Vs. Southampton 1: 1 (Premier League)
⚽️ 06.10.2019 – Manchester City vs. Wolverhampton 0: 2 (Premier League)
⚽️ 03.10.2019 – Besiktas Vs. Wolverhampton 0: 1 (Europa League)
Aston Villa vs Wolverhampton Direct Comparison
Aston Villa and Wolverhampton will meet for the 117th time. The Villans lead the direct comparison against the Wolves with a score of 49-29-38. In the last four duels between the two clubs, all in the championship, however, there was only one win for Aston Villa. Home Villans, however, have since March 2011 lost no home game against Wolverhampton.
In the four second division games between the two teams, only one time over 2.5 goals were scored. In the cup match between Aston Villa and Wolverhampton is of a tip – despite good odds – on under 2.5 goals rather discouraged, especially since the Villans have presented particularly offensively this season.
Aston Villa vs Wolverhampton Free Betting Tips Provided by Insider Tipsters
Aston Villa wants to reach the quarterfinals of the EFL Cup. After the sovereign appearances against Crewe Alexandra and Brighton, the Villans are in demand at home against Wolverhampton. The Wolves are undefeated since eight competitive matches, but showed no good performance since the surprise City victory.
For Wolverhampton it is already the third competitive match within seven days. The physical strain should be felt by the guests, so it remains to be seen which start-up Wolves will play against Aston Villa.
Key Facts – Aston Villa vs Wolverhampton tips
⭐️ Wolverhampton has been undefeated for eight competitive matches.
⭐️ The Villans have since March 2011 lost no home game against the Wolves.
⭐️ Aston Villa scored 24 goals in 12 competitive matches this season!
This season, the Villans have been particularly goal-friendly. If Dean Smith’s team can match Manchester City’s performance, a home win against Wolverhampton is a realistic one.
We think the fatigue of the guests will be felt and therefore place our Aston Villa against Wolverhampton’s tip for good odds on a home win. Three out of ten units are appropriate for this purpose.
Competition: EFL Cup
Insider Tips: Aston Villa (1)
Stake: 3/10 units