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Bournemouth vs Aston Villa Tips - Strong start for Villa in the Premier League

By Ralph Staniforth
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  • Bournemouth vs Aston Villa predictions for Saturday’s Premier League fixture
  • The match is being played at the Vitality Stadium (15:00 BST)
  • Aston Villa have won 4 of their last 5 matches
  • Preview, stats & team news
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Aston Villa have scored 2+ goals in 4 of their last 6 matches (Getty)
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Bournemouth vs Aston Villa Preview


Bournemouth had poor pre-season results against some lower league opposition. Aston Villa secured good friendly wins and look in good form heading into the season.
  • Bournemouth vs Aston Villa Preview
  • Head to Head
  • Bournemouth Form
  • Bournemouth Team News
  • Aston Villa Form
  • Aston Villa Team News
  • Bournemouth vs Aston Villa Live Stream FAQ

  • Bournemouth have lost their last 3 matches
  • Bournemouth have seen BTTS in 3 of their last 4 matches
  • Bournemouth have seen BTTS in their last 3 matches against Aston Villa
  • Aston Villa have won 4 of their last 5 matches
  • Aston Villa have seen BTTS in their last 2 matches 
  • Aston Villa have scored 2+ goals in 4 of their last 6 matches

Head to Head


Bournemouth and Aston Villa have won four matches each and drawn once in nine meetings. 

Bournemouth Form


Bournemouth lost their final three pre-season friendlies against Sporting Braga (2-1), Bristol City (1-0) and Real Sociedad (2-1). 

The Cherries conceded either side of half time against Sociedad before Junior Stanislas scored a consolation late on.

Bournemouth’s only pre-season victory came at home against Sheffield Wednesday (2-1). Scott Parker’s side were promoted to the Premier League after finishing second in the Championship last season. 

Bournemouth Team News


Midfielders David Brooks and Joe Rothwell are ruled out. 

Aston Villa Form


Aston Villa went unbeaten in their pre-season campaign, winning four and drawing once. 

The Villans capped their friendly matches with a 2-1 win at Rennes. Leon Bailey and Diego Carlos scored to secure the win.

Villa also drew with Man United (2-2) and beat Walsall (4-0), Leeds and Brisbane Roar (1-0). Steven Gerrard’s side finished 14th in the Premier League last season on 45 points. 

Aston Villa Team News


Defender Kortney Hause is unavailable due to injury. 

Bournemouth vs Aston Villa Live Stream FAQ

What time does Bournemouth vs Aston Villa Start?

The match starts at 15:00 GMT on Saturday, August 6

GB

Verdict

Bournemouth look underprepared for the new season following a three-match losing streak. Villa produced some strong performances against top opposition and can secure an away win.

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Bournemouth v Aston Villa

06 Aug 2022