We have a Premier League duel in the EFL Cup semifinals, between two teams with different paths in the championship, the hosts who are fighting to avoid relegation, and Leicester are aiming for a place on the podium to take them to the Champions League.
The second leg of the semifinals will be played on Tuesday evening at 21.45, in Birmingham, at Villa Park.
◾️A real disappointment is this in the Premier League, occupying the 16th place, with only 25 points obtained in the 24 disputed stages.
◾️It has the second weakest defense with 45 goals scored.
◾️It comes after an important victory on home soil, in front of Watford with the score of 2-1, a counter-candidate to avoid relegation.
◾️In his own field in the 12 matches played he has two draws, and the victories are divided equally with the defeats.
◾️In the quarterfinals he defeated Liverpool with a score of 5-0, in which the leader of the championship used the youth team.
◾️The best scorer in the championship is the young Englishman Jack Grealish, with 7 goals scored.
◾️This season of the Premier League was one of the best in recent years, after which he won the title of champion.
◾️It ranks 3rd with 48 points, just 3 points from 2nd place which is Manchester City.
◾️Comes after a qualification in the FA Cup, on the field of Brentford, with the score of 1-0.
◾️In the matches played away, he occupies the 3rd place in the Premier League, with 7 victories and an equal of 12 games, which gives them hope for tonight.
◾️Her goal scorer and the Premier League with 17 successes is Jamie Vardy.
◾️In the quarterfinals, he passed with emotions, away from Everton, after leading in the first half with 2-0, being equal to 2 in the 90 + 1 minute.
▫️The last direct meeting was consumed in the first half, and ended in a draw, score 1-1.
Football Prediction of the Day Aston Villa vs Leicester
The match between the two teams announces a heated one, especially as they are close to the EFL Cup final, which is not England’s most important cup, but a trophy does not damage either.
Aston Villa wants to wash their shame in the Premier League this season, and how could they do better than with a qualification in the final, in front of their supporters.
The hosts have 6 consecutive matches, in all competitions, in which they scored at least one goal. Also Leicester in the last 8 consecutive matches, played in all competitions managed to score at least once per game. In the previous 5 direct games played there was scored at least one goal in each goal.
Prediction Today: Both teams to score