Aston Villa vs Manchester City Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Aston Villa play Manchester City at Villa Park on Wednesday 1 December, Kick-off: 22:15. Read on for our free Premier League prediction and football betting tips.

Aston Villa

vs

Manchester City

We’re expecting a one-sided encounter and our betting prediction is to back Manchester City at 2.25 to overcome a 1.5 handicap. We feel as though our winner can overcome Aston Villa by two goals.

Reasons for our Aston Villa vs Manchester City prediction:

  • Aston Villa have lost 7 of their past 13 matches this season
  • Aston Villa have conceded 2 or more goals in 6 of their last 13 matches this season
  • Manchester City have not lost any of their last 5 away matches
  • Manchester City have won 7 of their past 10 away matches
  • Manchester City have scored 2 or more goals in 7 of their past 10 away matches
  • Manchester City have kept 10 clean sheets in their past 20 matches

This Premier League match could be one-sided in favour of Manchester City and our tip is the 2.25 about them -1.5 goals on the Asian Handicap. This means beating their opponents by two goals or more.

If you’re looking for a bigger price, you can back Manchester City -2 on the Asian Handicap or even -2.5 depending on your expected margin of victory.

Betting Tips: Aston Villa vs Manchester City

OUR TIPS Manchester City Asian Hcp -1.5 @ 2.25 Bet Now T&C apply. Gamble responsibly 18+

Match Preview: Aston Villa vs Manchester City

Aston Villa won 2-1 with Crystal Palace when they last played. This was a Premier League match at Selhurst Park, with Matt Targett and John McGinn scoring the goals for Aston Villa. The team had three shots on target and three corners.

Manchester City beat West Ham in their last match, winning the Premier League clash 2-1. Ilkay Gundogan and Fernandinho scored in the game at Etihad Stadium, with Manchester City having nine shots on target and they had 69% of possession.

The last meeting between Aston Villa and Manchester City took place at Villa Park, with Manchester City winning the game by a 2-1 scoreline.

The previous 5 matches have not seen any draws. Aston Villa have no wins and Manchester City have registered five victories.

Betting Odds: Aston Villa vs Manchester City

Manchester City have short betting odds to win and they’re overwhelming 1.45 favourites for this Premier League clash. This means the bookies give them a 69% chance of winning the game. Aston Villa are regarded as a long shot to win and you can currently back them at 7.00.

The expectation is that Over 2.5 Goals will be scored according to the latest odds. There are two Both Teams to Score options, with Yes on offer at 1.95 and No at 1.80.

If you fancy Aston Villa but want money back if this Premier League match is a draw, then you can get 5.00. You can bet on Manchester City at 1.16 on the Draw No Bet market.

Match Stats: Aston Villa vs Manchester City

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Full time Result

  • 8 wins, 9 defeats and 3 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 4 wins, 3 defeats and 3 draws in previous 10 home matches

Full time Results

  • 13 wins, 5 defeats and 2 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 7 wins, 2 defeats and 1 draws in previous 10 away matches

Goals

Goals

Aston Villa

Manchester City

Goals / match
1.2 2.6
Conceded / match
1.8 0.6
Total / match
3 3.2

Corners

Corners

Aston Villa

Manchester City

For / match
4.6 7.6
Against / match
7.2 1.8
Total / match
11.8 9.4

Possession

Possession

Top Scorers & Assists

Top Scorers & Assists

Team News: Aston Villa vs Manchester City

It’s great to get the latest lineups for the match, with injuries being flagged up thanks to our up-to-date Aston Villa vs Manchester City team news.

We’re on hand to provide you with full details of the latest Premier League squads.

Lineups: Aston Villa vs Manchester City

Aston Villa Confirmed Lineup 4-3-2-1

Manchester City Confirmed Lineup 4-2-3-1

Aston Villa Confirmed Lineup 4-3-2-1

1 Emiliano Martinez
2 Matty Cash 4 Ezri Konsa 5 Tyrone Mings 3 Matt Targett
7 John McGinn 19 Marvelous Nakamba 6 Douglas Luiz
31 Leon Bailey 10 Emiliano Buendia
11 Ollie Watkins
31 Ederson Moraes
27 Joao Cancelo 3 Ruben Dias 6 Nathan Ake 11 Oleksandr Zinchenko
25 Fernandinho 16 Rodri
26 Riyad Mahrez 20 Bernardo Silva 7 Raheem Sterling
9 Gabriel Jesus

Manchester City Confirmed Lineup 4-2-3-1

Aston Villa Substitutes

  • 8Morgan Sanson
  • 12Jed Steer
  • 16Axel Tuanzebe
  • 18Ashley Young
  • 21Anwar El-Ghazi
  • 30Kortney Hause
  • 33Carney Chukwuemeka
  • 39Keinan Davis
  • 41Jacob Ramsey

Manchester City Substitutes

  • 10Jack Grealish
  • 13Zack Steffen
  • 33Scott Carson
  • 47Phil Foden
  • 79Luke Mbete-Tabu
  • 80Cole Palmer
  • 87James McAtee
  • 90Romeo Lavia

Previous Aston Villa Lineups

27 Nov Premier League
Crystal Palace 1-2 Aston Villa
20 Nov Premier League
Aston Villa 2-0 Brighton
05 Nov Premier League
Southampton 1-0 Aston Villa

Previous Manchester City Lineups

28 Nov Premier League
Man City 2-1 West Ham
24 Nov UEFA Champions League
Man City 2-1 PSG
21 Nov Premier League
Man City 3-0 Everton

Predicted lineups and confirmed starting 11s form part of our Aston Villa vs Manchester City lineups service and this includes the formations for each team.

Injuries & Suspensions: Aston Villa vs Manchester City

Aston Villa Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.
Bertrand Traore Thigh injury
Trezeguet ACL injury

Manchester City Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.
Phil Foden Knock injury
Kevin De Bruyne COVID-19
Jack Grealish Knock injury
Samuel Edozie Knee injury
Liam Delap Ankle injury
Ferrán Torres Foot injury

Get the lowdown on player injuries and suspensions thanks to our injury news section. We have a list of players currently unavailable for their teams.

Find out the squads on a team-by-team basis, with stats available for each player.

England FlagPremier League Table

Premier League 2021/2022

# Team G W D L +/- P
1 Chelsea 13 9 3 1 31:5 30
2 Man City 13 9 2 2 27:7 29
3 Liverpool 13 8 4 1 39:11 28
4 West Ham 13 7 2 4 24:16 23
5 Arsenal 13 7 2 4 15:17 23
6 Wolverhampton 13 6 2 5 12:12 20
7 Tottenham 12 6 1 5 11:17 19
8 Man United 13 5 3 5 21:22 18
9 Brighton 13 4 6 3 12:14 18
10 Leicester 13 5 3 5 20:23 18
11 Crystal Palace 13 3 7 3 19:19 16
12 Brentford 13 4 4 5 17:17 16
13 Aston Villa 13 5 1 7 18:21 16
14 Everton 13 4 3 6 16:20 15
15 Southampton 13 3 5 5 11:18 14
16 Watford 13 4 1 8 18:24 13
17 Leeds 13 2 6 5 12:20 12
18 Burnley 12 1 6 5 14:20 9
19 Norwich 13 2 3 8 7:27 9
20 Newcastle 13 0 6 7 15:29 6
# Team G W D L +/- P
1 Man City 7 5 1 1 17:3 16
2 Arsenal 7 5 1 1 12:6 16
3 Liverpool 7 4 3 0 18:5 15
4 Chelsea 7 4 2 1 18:4 14
5 Tottenham 6 4 0 2 6:8 12
6 Crystal Palace 7 2 4 1 10:6 10
7 West Ham 6 3 1 2 12:9 10
8 Aston Villa 6 3 1 2 11:8 10
9 Everton 6 3 1 2 10:8 10
10 Leicester 7 3 1 3 11:12 10
11 Southampton 6 2 3 1 5:4 9
12 Wolverhampton 6 3 0 3 5:6 9
13 Brighton 7 2 3 2 6:8 9
14 Man United 6 2 1 3 10:11 7
15 Brentford 7 2 1 4 8:9 7
16 Watford 6 2 1 3 8:12 7
17 Burnley 6 1 3 2 8:8 6
18 Leeds 6 1 3 2 6:9 6
19 Norwich 7 1 2 4 5:11 5
20 Newcastle 6 0 3 3 10:16 3

An up-to-date table is available and we recommend you check out Premier League standings to see which teams are challenging near the top and bottom.