Welcome to our Aston Villa vs Manchester City preview, prediction and head to head analysis for this FA Cup tie. Aston Villa drew away at Wycome Wanderers and then defeated them in the replay at home. After a dire first half of the season in the Premiership, they have started to do a little better, with 1 win and two draws in their last 3 matches. They were finalists in the Cup last year and a repeat of that would give them a boost for the season. Manchester City romped to an easy victory over Norwich in the last round. They too have drawn two and won one of their last 3 Premier League games.

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Aston Villa DWDWD
Aston Villa have won 2 and drawn 3 of their last 5 matches.

Manchester City WDWDW
Manchester City have won 3 and drawn 2of their FA Cup matches.

Head to Head

This fixture has played for a lot of times. One Hundred Fifty One (151) time to be exact. Aston Villa have won 49, drawn 39 and Manchester City have won 63. In recent times Aston Villa have won 3, drawn 3 and Manchester City have won 4 of the last 10 fixtures.

Goals Scored

Aston Villa have scored 18 goals this season
Manchester City have scored 45 goals this season

Goals Conceded

Aston Villa have conceded 38 goals this season
Manchester City have conceded 23 goals this season

Top Scorers

Aston Villa’s top scorer is Jordan Ayew with 15 goals
Manchester City’s top scorer is Sergio Agüero with 12 goals

Team News

Aston Villa will be playing without Amavi, Traore, Hutton and C. Sanchez.
Manchester City are without Nasri, Kompany, Bony and Mangala.

Conclusion

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