Match to be played on Tuesday 10th February 2015 at 19:45. Venue: The KC Stadium, Hull.
The Tigers will head into the clash at the KC Stadium on the back of a 1-1 draw with defending English champions Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium.
It was a very encouraging result for Hull, who are one of the favourites to suffer relegation from the Premier League to the Championship at the end of the season.
Steve Bruce’s side are currently third from bottom in the league table with 20 points from 24 matches, just a point behind 17th-placed Burnley.
Villa, too, are struggling and are facing the threat of going down, having been in poor form all season.
Paul Lambert’s team are currently 16th in the Premier League standings with 22 points from 24 games, just two points above third-from-bottom Hull.
The Villans have lost their last four league games, scoring one goal and conceding 10 in the process.
Hull City XI: McGregor; Dawson, Bruce, McShane; Elmohamady, Brady; Huddlestone, Livermore, Meyler; Aluko, N'Doye
Aston Villa XI: Guzan; Cissokho, Vlaar, Okore, Hutton; Weimann, Delph, Gil, Cleverley, Agbonlahor; Benteke