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Chelsea v Villa pre-match show: Exclusive interview with Lowton

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Chelsea v Villa pre-match show: Exclusive interview with Lowton

An exclusive in-depth interview with defender Matt Lowton is the highlight of the AVTV pre-match show ahead of Villa's clash against Chelsea.

This week's show is presented from the Villa Store at Villa Village, where you can pick up some great Christmas gifts.

Lowton joins us for a fascinating interview where he discusses a host of topics ahead of Sunday's game at Stamford Bridge.

The former Sheffield United stopper tells us how he is relishing his wing-back role in Villa's new 3-5-2 system.

He also talks about being an ever-present this term, as well as the form of strike duo Andreas Weimann and Christian Benteke.

Lowton also receives praise from manager Paul Lambert in this week's show.

The gaffer assesses Lowton's form, as well as delivering an injury update on Gabby Agbonlahor and Ron Vlaar.

He talks about the confidence in the squad and the busy festive fixture programme.

Christian Benteke, Ashley Westwood and Joe Bennett are also on hand to describe the lift they get from the claret and blue faithful.

Finally, you can relive some goals score against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge, including efforts from Peter Crouch, Dion Dublin and Ciaran Clark.

Check out the pre-match show now on AVTV.

By @AVFCOfficial 21st December 2012