Aston Villa – Preston
Aston Villa hosts Preston North End in a match from the 33th round of the English Championship. Let us have a look and this game and we are about to give you our winning soccer predictions for it.
Aston Villa are having a tough fight for promotion and coming back to the Premier League. Right now Villa are 3rd in the Championship with 59 points and just two points behind the 2nd Cardiff City. Most surely they would want to qualify directly for the Premier League without participating in the playoffs, so they have to finish at least second in the final standings.
Aston Villa’s record so far is 17 wins, 8 draws and 7 losses. In their last five games the former European champions won four times, but lost their last game against Fulham – 0-2 at the Craven Cottage in London.
Now Villa are welcoming Preston North End at the Villa Park in Birmingham.
Preston North End are also fighting for promotion to the Premier League. Right now they are 7th in the Championship standings, which is just one position behind the playoff zone. Preston have 50 points won so far and a record of 12 wins, 14 draws and 6 defeats. In their last five matches they are unbeaten, but they have won just two of them.
In their last game Preston North End made a 1-1 draw against the leader Wolverhampton Wanderers. Alan Browne opened the score for Preston, but Helder Costa equalized for the Wolves just ten minutes later.
This is an interesting matchup, because both teams are having a good season so far, fighting for promotion. Of course, Aston Villa have the advantage to play at home in this one.
These are our winning soccer predictions for the Championship game between Aston Villa and Preston North End.