Villa’s Premier League Fixtures With Liverpool and Burnley Announced
With the end of the season creeping closer, the missing dates at Villa Park for the rearranged matches against Liverpool and Burnley have caused some concern, but it was announced today they finally have slots in the fixture calendar.
Steven Gerrard’s side will host the title-chasing Liverpool at Villa Park on Tuesday, May 10 (ko 8pm). Due to the Gerrard connection with Liverpool, the game will understandably will still be broadcast live on Sky Sports, as originally planned.
Villa’s previously postponed fixture at home to Burnley has been rescheduled for the final week of the season, taking place on Thursday, May 19 (ko 8pm).
Meanwhile, the home clash with Crystal Palace will now kick off at the slightly earlier time of 2pm on Sunday, May 15.
However, this fixture maybe subject to change, if Palace get through to the FA Cup final, which is scheduled for that same weekend.
Villa will now face a somewhat congested final month of the season with five games squeezed into the space of 15 days.
Aston Villa’s April and May Fixtures
- 9: Spurs (h) 5.30pm (Sky Sports)
- 23: Leicester (a) 3pm
- 30: Norwich (h) 3pm
- 7: Burnley (a) 3pm
- 10: Liverpool (h) 8pm Sky Sports
- 15: Crystal Palace (h) 2pm
- 19: Burnley (h) 8pm
- 22: Man City (a) 3pm