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Lawro v Mystic Mug Faceoff- Villa Away To WBA

Lawro v Mystic Mug Faceoff- Villa Away To WBA

Oh dear oh dear. Lawro has written off Villa`s chance v WBA at the weekend.

The BBC Sport pundit says 2-0 to the Baggies.

"It is always nice to deal your rivals a severe blow so West Brom will be delighted if they can beat Aston Villa and add to their disastrous run of form, which has seen Alex McLeish's men win only one of their last 13 league games. The Baggies have done it before against Midlands opposition, when they thrashed Wolves 5-1 in February, in what was Mick McCarthy's last game in charge at Molineux."

He points out their win v Liverpool will put them on a high for their home game v their local rivals.

"whereas Villa just cannot buy a goal right now. McLeish had to bring Emile Heskey back into his starting XI against Bolton and the last time he scored was on 20 August."

Adding, "Villa play well in patches - for example, they started well against Bolton - but it looks to me as if they are waiting for something to happen. It is - they are sinking fast."

Mystic Mug trails 12 right predictions to Lawro`s 13 so is going to stick his neck out and say a draw. 1-1.

What say you? Let us know your predictions in the article comments and vote on our win/lose/draw poll.

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Writer:J P Fear
Date:Friday April 27 2012
Time: 1:17PM

Comments

0
Villa to win 16 - 0 ?
Mat777
27/04/2012 14:15:00
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like it Mat777, I'll go with that. Heskey 10 goals?
The Fear
27/04/2012 15:44:00
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Villa 0 - 1
Zarch
27/04/2012 16:11:00
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Villa to lose 2-0
villa_de
27/04/2012 16:15:00
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Heskey !!! ....... Even Im not that silly JF
Mat777
27/04/2012 16:24:00
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Often in sport, the more probable one result seems, it goes the other way. Chelsea Vs Bayern anyone? So on the basis Villa win (please Lord)
Gordonsleftboot
27/04/2012 16:42:00
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Against all logic and odds, I'm tipping us to scrape the win we need. Baggies had the luck at our place when herd was wrongly sent off. I think we are due a few refereeing decisions. 1-0 win, penalty and foster to be sent off.
Lion Heart
27/04/2012 17:23:00
0
its a derby - and its do or die - so ***** it, i think we win 1-0
bigolbear1970
27/04/2012 18:57:00
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just remember - if we win tomorrow and Chelsea beat QPR...then Chelsea would have to bear Stoke AND manchester city to catch us
bigolbear1970
27/04/2012 18:59:00
0
or rather - QPR have to beat Stoke and Man City
bigolbear1970
27/04/2012 19:00:00
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