Aston Villa host AFC Bournemouth in a game from the second round of the English Premier League
The newcomers Aston Villa host AFC Bournemouth in a game from the second round of the English Premier League. This is the first match at Villa Park since the hosts’ promotion from the Championship. Let’s take a look at this clash in our accurate soccer predictions.
Aston Villa had the tough task to visit Tottenham Hotspur in the first round of the league. The club from Birmingham played a good match in the capital, but suffered a 1-3 defeat against the Champions League finalists. Until the 73th minute the visitors had a lead in the result, but they were unable to defend it.
Led by the manager Dean Smith, Aston Villa started the game in the perfect way. After just nine minutes of playing, Tyrone Mings assisted John McGinn, who opened the score at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.
Until the 73th minute Villa defended well, but at the end Spurs managed to score three times and win the game. The debutant Tanguy Ndombele equalised with a fine strike, while Harry Kane was the hero for Tottenham with two late goals in Tom Heaton’s net.
Meanwhile Bournemouth won a point from their first game in the league for the season. The Cherries hosted another newcomer – Sheffield United at the Vitality Stadium, but they conceded a late goal and missed the win.
Bournemouth opened the score via Chris Mepham after an hour of playing and they were pretty close to win the game. The hosts were already seeing themselves as winners, but just two minutes before the end Sheffield United equalised. The substitute Billy Sharp scored in Aaron Ramsdale’s net and silenced the crowd.
These are our accurate soccer predictions for the Premier League game between Aston Villa and AFC Bournemouth on Saturday. The hosts are playing for their first points for the season, while the visitors will try to achieve a first win.