Sky Bet Championship
Leeds United vs Aston Villa
12:00pm Sunday 28th April
Leeds come in their Championship clash with Aston Villa knowing their hopes of automatic promotion are near over.
Sheffield United’s ending on a weekday meant that Leeds area unit six points behind the Blades in second, with a considerably inferior goal distinction.
Kemar Roofe are going to be absent for Leeds. The striker had solely recently come back from an extended spell out with a knee injury and is currently sidelined by a hip drawback, though it’s not thought to be serious.
Leeds also will be while not athlete Ezgjan Alioski and left-back Barry Douglas,
WHO can each miss the remainder of the season following knee operations. Marcelo Bielsa’s side’s hopes of automatic promotion area unit progressively faint once consecutive defeats by Wigan and Brentford.
Villa try Tammy patriarch and Kortney Hause can each miss the match.
On-loan Chelsea forward patriarch was absent for Monday’s ending over Millwall with a shoulder injury and it’s not nevertheless clear once he is going to be ready to come.
There is higher news for defender Hause, WHO remains sidelined by a hip drawback however ought to be appropriate next weekend’s clash with Norwich.
Manager Dean Smith are going to be ready to decide defender Axel Tuanzebe, WHO lost the clash with Millwall, as Villa look to increase their club-record run of ten victories in an exceeding row.
H2H Leeds United vs Aston Villa
This is the 100th meeting between Leeds United and Aston Villa in all competitions.
Aston Villa are winless in five away league visits to Leeds, drawing three and losing two since winning 2-1 in December 2000 in the Premier League.
Leeds haven’t lost three consecutive league matches since November 2017, when they were managed by Thomas Christiansen.
Score Prediction: Leeds United 1-1 Aston Villa