Date: 28th September 2019 at 5:02pm
Written by:
Aston Villa
2 – 2
Burnley

Villa Park

Premier League

28/09/2019 3:00 pm

Attendance: 41546

Referee: Mason

Aston Villa Burnley
El Ghazi (33), McGinn (79) Rodriguez (68), Wood (81)
Heaton Pope
Guilbert Lowton
Engels Tarkowski
 
Mings Mee
Targett 62 Pieters
McGinn Hendrick
Nakamba Westwood
 
Hourihane Cork 45
El Ghazi 70 McNeil
Wesley 88 Wood
Grealish Barnes
 
83

Substitutes

Taylor 62 Berg Gudmundsson
Douglas Luiz Brady 83
Steer Gibson
Konsa Rodriguez
 
45
Trezeguet
 
70 Hart
Jota Lennon
Davis 88 Bardsley

Game Statistics

16 Goal attempts 10
3 On Target 3
7 Corners 3
10 Fouls 16
1 Yellow Cards 4
0 Red Cards 0
61 % 39

With a solid victory over Brighton and Hove Albion in the midweek EFL Cup clash, this weekend saw Aston Villa’s attentions turn back to our Premier League campaign and we welcomed Sean Dyche’s Burnley to Villa Park earlier today.

It was a pretty lively start and we did have the ball in the back of the net through John McGinn but the Video Assistant Referee technology worked against us once again to rule that out, but we kept plugging away and we did have a 1-0 advantage going into the half time break as Anwar El Ghazi had put us ahead properly in the 33rd minute.

Second half, obviously Burnley looked to push back and with the introduction of Jay Rodriguez, they managed to do just that as he scored the leveller in the 68th minute, but we restored our advantage through McGinn ten or so minutes later. The visitors hit back strongly again to restore parity with only nine minutes of the clash left to play.

2-2 was how it finished, so we take another point.

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