Confirmed: Aston Villa v Everton line-ups

This is how Aston Villa and Everton will line up for this afternoon’s Premier League clash at Villa Park…

Aston Villa will be looking to return to winning ways in the Premier League this afternoon when they take on Everton at home.

The Villans will head into the encounter at Villa Park on the back of a narrow 3-2 defeat to defending English champions Manchester City away from home at the Etihad Stadium.

It was Villa’s second successive loss in all competitions, and Tim Sherwood’s side will be determined to bounce back.

Villa are currently 16th in the Premier League table with 32 points from 34 matches, just two points above then relegation zone.

Meanwhile, Everton find themselves 10th in the league standings with 44 points from 34 matches and could finish in the top 10.

The Toffees will head into this afternoon’s match on the back of a 3-0 victory over Manchester United at Goodison Park in the Premier League.

It promises to be an interesting game at Villa Park, and this is how Villa and Everton will line up:

Aston Villa XI: Given, Bacuna, Vlaar, Okore, Richardson, Westwood, Cleverley, Delph, N’Zogbia, Grealish, Benteke

Subs: Guzan, Sinclair, Weimann, Cole, Hutton, Sanchez, Senderos

Everton XI: Howard, Baines, Jagielka, Stones, Coleman, Barry, McCarthy, Mirallas, Naismith, Lennon, Lukaku

Subs: Joel, McGeady, Kone, Besic, Barkley, Osman, Alcaraz

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