Aston Villa win 3-1 at home to Fulham

The Premier League is the top flight of the English football league system.  (Infobae)
The Premier League is the top flight of the English football league system. (Infobae)

Fulham failed to prevail Villawho won 3-1 during the match held this Sunday at the Villa Park.

After the match, the Birmingham team is fifth, while Fulham He is sixteenth at the end of the match.

The meeting started in a positive way for Aston Villawho took advantage of the play to open the scoring with a goal in his own goal. Antonee Robinson in the 27th minute. The Birmingham eleven scored again, distancing themselves thanks to a goal from McGinn just before the final whistle, specifically in the 42nd minute, thus closing the first half with the score of 2-0.

After the break the goal came for the local team, who increased their advantage with a goal from Ollie Watkins in the 64th minute. He closed the gap Fulham through a bit of Raul Jimenez in the 70th minute, concluding the duel with a final result of 3-1.

The coach of Villa gave entry to Leon Bailey by Diabywhile Fulham gave the green light to Harry Wilson, Vinícius, Tom Cairney, Adam Traore y Harrison Reedwho came in to replace Bobby Reid, Andreas Pereira, Raul JimenezAlex Iwobi y Willian.

The referee sanctioned seven players with a yellow card, two for the locals and five for the visitors. On the part of the locals, the card went to Ollie Watkins y So and by visitors to Straw, Antonee RobinsonAlex Iwobi, Vinícius y Harrison Reed.

With this defeat, after finishing the match, Fulham He placed sixteenth in the table with 12 points. Aston Villafor its part, reached fifth place with 25 points, in position to access the Europa League.

The team that played the game at home will be measured on the next day with Tottenham Hotspurwhile Fulham will play against Wolverhampton Wanderers.

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