Mark Lawrenson predicts Aston Villa v Southampton
Mark Lawrenson has predicted on BBC Sport that Aston Villa will lose to Southampton at dwelling this weekend.
Villa will tackle Southampton at Villa Park within the Premier League on Sunday afternoon.
Liverpool legend Lawrenson believes that the Villans will lose the match 2-1.
The BBC pundit was impressed by how Southampton bought the higher of Everton 2-Zero at St. Mary’s Stadium within the Premier League final weekend.
Lawrenson wrote on BBC Sport: “The extra I see of Southampton, the extra I like them. They had been wonderful towards Everton, and put in a extremely good group efficiency.
“They handled the whole lot and stopped Everton from taking part in however in addition they seemed energetic up entrance. Che Adams and Nathan Redmond are a handful, after which you could have your man Danny Ings, who scores for enjoyable however works so exhausting with it.
“This needs to be an excellent sport however Leeds’ depth proved a bit an excessive amount of for Aston Villa final day out, and I feel Saints will edge it.”
A footnote added: “Lawro’s prediction: 1-2”
Aston Villa’s kind
Villa will head into the match towards Southampton on the again of a 3-Zero defeat to Leeds United at Villa Park within the league.
The Villans had gained their 4 earlier video games previous to the match towards Leeds.
Nevertheless, the West Yorkshire membership scored three targets within the second half to select up all three factors from the match at Villa Park with ease.
Everton had gained 4 and drawn considered one of their 5 matches previous to the match towards Southampton.
Nevertheless, the Saints defeated the Toffees 2-Zero at dwelling, scoring each the targets within the first half.
Ralph Hasenhuttl’s aspect had their earlier sport 1-Zero towards Burnley away from dwelling at Turf Moor within the league.
Who will win Aston Villa v Southampton?
Though Southampton are in good kind and have gained their previous two league video games, Villa will fancy their possibilities of selecting up all three factors from the encounter on Sunday.
True, Leeds blew away Dean Smith’s aspect, however the Whites are an excellent group who held Manchester Metropolis to a draw and gave Liverpool a run for his or her cash.
Ollie Watkins, Ross Barkley, John McGinn and Jack Grealish are superb attacking gamers, and the Villans might find yourself profitable the match.