Barclays Premier League
Villa make three changes to their side for the clash with Reading.
This game represents Sylla's first start in claret and blue, following his January move from French club Clermont Foot.
Former Villa keeper Stuart Taylor starts for the home side.
VILLA: Guzan, Lowton, Vlaar [c], Clark, Baker, Westwood, Bannan, Sylla, Agbonlahor, Weimann, Benteke. Subs: Given, N'Zogbia, Holman, Dawkins, Carruthers, Bowery, Bennett.
READING: Taylor, Pearce, Mariappa, Kelly, Harte, Leigertwood, Robson-Kanu, McAnuff, Akpan, Hunt, Le Fondre. Subs: Shorey, Karacan, McCleary, Morrison, Guthrie, Blackman, Henly.
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