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City v Aston Villa game to be screened live on BBC

City v Aston Villa game to be screened live on BBC
City’s FA Women's Super League game against Aston Villa will be shown live via the BBC Red Button.

Kick-off for the game will be at 12.30pm on Sunday 17 January at the Academy Stadium.

The pair met in the opening league encounter of the 2020/21 season, as City travelled to Villa Park to face the newly-promoted side in Gareth Taylor's first competitive clash at the helm.

Georgia Stanway bagged a first-half brace to seal the points and gain the perfect start to the season.

WATCH: Aston Villa 0-2 City: FA WSL highlights

City currently sit fourth in the WSL table - eight points behind league leaders Manchester United, but with a game in hand.

Aston Villa have endured a difficult start to life in the top-flight, having won just two of their opening eight games.

The Villains sit four points clear of Bristol City at the bottom of the table.

English Women's Super League
6 Aston Villa A Villa 2 1 1 0 3 2 1 4 WD
7 Manchester City Man City 2 1 0 1 5 2 3 3 WL
8 Everton Everton 3 1 0 2 3 9 -6 3 LLW

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