TV channel, live stream, team news & prediction


Aston Villa and Arsenal each play their final match before the WSL winter break on Sunday as the pair go head to head at Villa Park.

The Gunners have dealt well with their recent injury problems, and can head into the break within touching distance of league leaders Chelsea with victory on Sunday.

They face a Villa side who have won both of their matches at Villa Park this term, but were comprehensively beaten by Manchester United in their most recent league outing last weekend, and have injury concerns of their own to contend with.

When is kick off? Sunday 11 December, 16:15 (GMT)
Where is the match being played? Villa Park
TV channel/live stream? Sky Sports Main Event/Football/Premier League (UK) FA Player (international)
What time does UK coverage start? 15:30 (GMT)
Referee? Paul Howard

Aston Villa currently have a number of long term injury absentees, and could only name four subs at Old Trafford on Saturday. Remi Allen, Simone Magill and Chantelle Boye-Hlorkah are all sidelined with ACL injuries, while Tash Harding is out with a ruptured quad tendon. Freya Gregory also picked up an injury against Sheffield United in the Conti Cup in midweek.

Villa do have Kirsty Hanson available for a WSL fixture once more, after she sat out against Manchester United as she was ineligible to play against her parent club. The Scotland winger scored on her return to the team in the Conti Cup n Wednesday.

Arsenal will be without Beth Mead for many more months after the forward ruptured her ACL in November. Kim Little remains sidelined with a knee injury sustained at the end of October and Lina Hurtig also still misses out. Jonas Eidevall is hopeful the pair can return before Christmas.

Villa have been really competitive this term after their summer of smart recruitment, beating Manchester City on the opening day of the campaign and giving Chelsea a good game in October. However, their loss to United last time out was surprisingly emphatic.

It’s been a case of creating a lot of chances but not necessarily being as clinical as they would like for Arsenal in recent weeks. If they can get three points on Sunday and also ensure successful passage through to the Champions League quarter-finals next week, then they will have navigated this busy period with injuries exceptionally well.

Prediction: Aston Villa 0-2 Arsenal

#channel #live #stream #team #news #prediction


Related Posts

BBC pundit spots Klopp touchline behaviour that will worry Liverpool fans

[ad_1] Liverpool were on the wrong side of another hammering on Saturday as the Reds were defeated 3-0 by Wolves and a pundit spotted a worrying sign…

Cook hopeful of CPFC Wan-Bissaka and Gallagher summer interest

[ad_1] 3 minute read 4/2/2023 | 07:48pm HLTCO presenter Dan Cook believes that Crystal Palace will hope to sign Conor Gallagher and Aaron Wan-Bissaka this summer. What’s…

Chelsea 0-0 Fulham: Talking points as Cottagers return undefeated from Stamford Bridge

[ad_1] Chelsea and Fulham shared the spoils at Stamford Bridge on Friday evening in a highly demanding contest, in which neither side managed to find the back…

Sean Dyche reveals simple plan that helped Everton beat Arsenal

[ad_1] Sean Dyche has opened up on the back-to-basics tactics he adopted to help Everton seal a vital win over Arsenal in his first game in charge….

Former Panthers Interim Steve Wilks Interviewing For 49ers Role

[ad_1] After the departure of DeMeco Ryans to the Houston Texans, the San Francisco 49ers are in the market for a new defensive coordinator, and former Carolina…

“He could walk”- Football pundit gives bleak take on Jurgen Klopp’s future

[ad_1] Liverpool were hammered 3-0 once again on Saturday and this time it was at the hands of Wolves. After the clash, pundit Jan Aage Fjortoft stated that…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *