Millwall vs Aston Villa Preview – Championship 2017/18

William Torphy is one of Fluentsport's England Championship experts covering most of the upcoming fixtures in the year.

Millwall face Aston Villa in this Championship 2017/18 clash.

When is the match, and kick off time?

The match is on Sunday 6th May 2018, and kicks off at 12:30pm UK time.


Set pieces should be interesting in this game, as Millwall's strong attacking may be countered by Aston Villa's strong defence. Millwall will need to be creative with their attacking chances, as Aston Villa are good at defending attacking through balls. Millwall should be able to pick up some extra possession as they have performed better than Aston Villa in the air. The counter attacking advantage that Millwall have should be negated by Aston Villa's strong defence. With such huge stars in the side, Millwall should be able to finish chances if they can create them.

Millwall Vs Aston Villa Prediction

Millwall and Aston Villa are evenly matched, so this should be a tight game. This should result in a draw, or a tough win for Millwall. A bet of £10 would return £26.13 for a home win, £36.13 for a draw, and £30.55 for an away win.

This is set to be an eventful match in which we are expecting Millwall to create more chances than Aston Villa. Both teams will be looking for the win but Millwall have the stronger attack. We are expecting them to edge a victory in this match with both teams to score. Our prediction for this match is: Millwall 2-1 Aston Villa.


Millwall Aston Villa
Forwards Lee Gregory, Steve Morison, Aiden O'Brien, Tom Elliott, Jamie Philpot, Kristian Brymora, Harry Smith. Jonathan Kodjia, Robert Snodgrass, Scott Hogan, Albert Adomah, Ross McCormack, Lewis Grabban, Keinan Davis, André Green, Gabriel Agbonlahor.
Midfielders / Wingers George Saville, Ben Marshall, Ryan Tunnicliffe, Shaun Williams, Jed Wallace, Shane Ferguson, Tim Cahill, Fred Onyedinma, Ben Thompson. Jack Grealish, Conor Hourihane, Josh Onomah, Mile Jedinak, Henri Lansbury, Birkir Bjarnason, Glenn Whelan, Jordan Lyden.
Defenders Jason Shackell, James Meredith, Byron Webster, Jake Cooper, Conor McLaughlin, Mahlon Romeo, Shaun Hutchinson, Harry Toffolo, Christian Mbulu, Noah Chesmain. James Chester, Neil Taylor, Ahmed Elmohamady, Micah Richards, James Bree, Alan Hutton, Christopher Samba, John Terry, Axel Tuanzebe.
Goalkeepers Jordan Archer, David Martin, Harry Girling. Sam Johnstone, Jed Steer, Mark Bunn.