Sunderland v Aston Villa
Stadium of light
15th December 2007
Sunderland are expecting a near full house again this Saturday for their match against Aston Villa. Sunderland will hope to make it three straight defeats for Martin O`Neil's men.
Sunderland Team News:
We are without Nyron Nosworty, Carlos Edwards, Stanislav Varga and Russell Anderson.
The game may have come to quickly for Kieran Richardson who has just started training after overcoming a back injury.
Player to watch: Andrew Cole
The veteran forward is due a goal and I looking very sharp
Aston Villa Team News:
Martin O`Neil has a near full squad to pick from with Stiliyan Petrov his only injured player.
Player to watch: John Carew
He will trouble from the off his sheer physical presence will be a big test for our defence.
Match Facts & Stats
In our 6 meetings with Villa on Wearside we have Won 3, Lost 1 and Drew 2.
Last time at the Stadium of Light we lost 1-3
1 - 0 Home win
Reading v Sunderland
15:00 Saturday 22nd of December 2007