Lions lack the bite to extend Villa's turmoil

Millwall v Aston Villa

Millwall have gone off the boil of late, which is a shame because this should be the perfect time to kick a giant when he's down.

Villa are in turmoil after going out of the Capital One Cup and must be vulnerable in this FA Cup fourth-round tie on Friday.

There are plenty of punters who will have this in as their shock of the weekend - if you can call it a shock - but I just think the Lions lack the bite up front to really scare Villa's nervy back line.

Millwall have only scored eight in their last ten, are clearly missing the departed Chris Wood, and Paul Lambert will happily take a replay. The draw's the call.

Recommendation

Draw

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Home Win Draw Away Win
Key stats
  • Fulham have lost one of their last four away matches
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Brentford are on a three-match winning run, a sequence which includes a defeat of Championship leaders Derby but they may struggle to extend the run. Fulham are unbeaten in six league games but three of those finished in stalemate and another draw is the best bet.

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