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Team news: Our line-up for Birmingham City

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Team news: Our line-up for Birmingham City

Mile Jedinak is the one change to our starting XI from the side that beat Barnsley, Sheffield United and Burton Albion.

Jedinak comes into midfield in place of Birkir Bjarnason for the Birmingham City match, while Lewis Grabban makes the substitutes bench for the first time.

Sam Johnstone, Ahmed Elmohamady, John Terry, James Chester and Alan Hutton retain their places in the back five.

Jedinak then joins Robert Snodgrass, Conor Hourihane, Albert Adomah and Jack Grealish in midfield, and Scott Hogan leads the line.

On the bench, it's Mark Bunn, Neil Taylor, Glenn Whelan, Axel Tuanzebe, Bjarnason, Josh Onomah and Grabban.


VILLA: Johnstone; Elmohamady, Chester, Terry, Hutton; Snodgrass, Jedinak, Hourihane, Adomah, Grealish; Hogan. Subs: Bunn, Taylor, Whelan, Tuanzebe, Bjarnason, Onomah, Grabban.

Dan Connor
By @danconnor 11th February 2018