Manchester United vs Aston Villa
|Manchester United 1-1 Aston Villa (Man United win on penalties)
Emery scored victories over Manchester United during his time in charge of Arsenal and Villarreal, while the Spaniard showed his continued preference for success over the Red Devils in the West Midlands First title win with a resounding 3-1 score.
Less than 24 hours later, the 20-time England champions were further insulted as they faced Barcelona in the Europa League knockout playoffs. Still, the ten Hag’s side couldn’t keep their eyes on them as revenge loomed Continental efforts. Menu against Aston Villa.
Aston Villa has beaten Bolton 4-1 to advance to the third round, and the next task is to end a five-match winless away run for Aston Villa, who have failed to score in three of their games. The last four away games.
Manchester United and Aston Villa have been familiar rivals in the EFL Cup over the years – meeting four times in the competition, including in the 1994 and 2010 finals – and the Lions have faced the Red Devils on four occasions, won three of them, including their third-round meeting.
While Villa can undoubtedly draw a Huge amount of confidence from Sunday’s result, United’s excellent defense at home, combined with the away side’s shortcomings on the road, should make this game more competitive.
Changes are expected at both ends, we wouldn’t be surprised by a draw at the end of the 90th minute, and Villa is likely to be picked up for the second time in the EFL Cup as the ten Haag’s side advances to the fourth round. The ball is eliminated.
In Premier League position: 5 (23 points)
In Premier League position: 13 (15 points