Sky Bet Championship
Aston Villa vs Millwall
1:00pm Monday 22nd April
Leading scorer Tammy Ibrahim among in-form Aston Villa’s injury worries as they prepare to host Millwall.
Abraham, WHO has twenty five goals this season, overcame a hamstring injury to face Bolton on weekday, however harmed his shoulder and therefore the knock-on effects stay to be seen.
The expected come back of fellow striker Jonathan Kodjia (rib) would offer a timely boost as Villa obtain a tenth win during a row.
Midfielder mount Thompson has bimanual Millwall a large fitness blow. Thompson, WHO boss Neil Harris says has been his side’s best player in 2019, went off in Friday’s draw with Brentford with a hamstring injury.
Defender has been sick with health problem and it’s possible he can once more miss out.
In-form Aston Villa can check on leading scorer Tammy Ibrahim as they prepare to host Millwall.
Abraham, WHO has twenty five goals this season, overcame a hamstring injury to face Bolton on weekday, however hurt his jostle Villa’s ninth straight triumph.
The fitness of midfielder mount Thompson may be a major concern for Millwall.
Thompson, highlighted by boss Neil Harris as his side’s best player in 2019, went off in Friday’s draw with Brentford with a hamstring injury.
Having equalled a club record for consecutive victories at Bolton that had stood since Gregorian calendar month 1910, a tenth straight win for Villa would break that record.
Victory would conjointly elevate them to inside a degree of fourth-placed native rivals West Bromwich Albion earlier than the afternoon fixtures.
Millwall, only one place higher than the relegation zone once Friday’s 1-1 draw with Brentford, are going to be trying to extend their three-point advantage over 22nd-placed Rotherham United.
H2H Aston Villa vs Millwall
Aston Villa are winless in four matches against Millwall in all competitions (W0 D1 L3), last beating them in October 1990 in a League Cup third round match.
Millwall have won six of their last nine league matches against Aston Villa (W6 D2 L1), winning 2-1 earlier this campaign.
Aston Villa and Millwall haven’t faced each other on Easter Monday since April 1973, drawing 1-1 in a second tier match.
Including play-offs, Aston Villa are winless in their last 11 Championship matches against London opposition (W0 D3 L8), with three of those against Millwall (W0 D1 L2).
Score Prediction: Aston Villa 3-1 Millwall