Manchester City v Aston Villa: Guardiola's in-form side can blank visiting Villa
Manchester City host Aston Villa on Wednesday night and Simon Mail expects Pep Guardiola's side to continue their surge towards the top of the league...
City in ominous form
Villa not at full strength after Covid crisis
Villa, who were forced to field a youth team in their FA Cup defeat to Liverpool, were also due to face Everton on Sunday but this was also called off leaving question marks about their players' health and fitness heading into this game.
Stones and Ruben Dias have formed an exceptional defensive partnership with the side conceding just one goal in the ten games they have started together this season.