Aston Villa vs Sheffield United: Match details
Match: Aston Villa vs Sheffield United
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Competition: Premier League
Date: June 17, 2020
Kick-off time: 6:00 pm, June 17, 2020 (UK time)
Stadium: Villa Park
The first Premier League match in exactly 100 days sees relegation-threatened Aston Villa host Sheffield United at Villa Park.
Aston Villa lost each of their last five matches before the break. Sheffield United head into the match unbeaten in their last eight matches in all competitions.
Sheffield United have played in warm-up matches against Huddersfield, Hull and Barnsley – the last of which they lost 2-0.
Aston Villa warmed up with home and away matches against Leicester last Wednesday and faced West Brom before that.
The Blades still have to host Spurs, Wolves, Chelsea and Everton, while also traveling to Old Trafford and the King Power Stadium in the coming weeks.
Aston Villa boss Dean Smith says there are a few injury niggles ahead of Wednesday’s clash.
Long-term absentees Tom Heaton and Wesley remain sidelined and are not expected to return until the start of next season. John McGinn who is expected to make his first appearance since December.
Mbwana Samatta is set to battle it out with Keinan Davis for a spot up front. David McGoldrick has signed a two-year contract extension. McGoldrick may have to settle for a spot on the bench with Oliver McBurnie and Lys Mousset most likely to start in attack.