Villa defender in fitness race

Warnock suffered a neck injury and was substituted during the

second half of Saturday’s 1-0 victory over Manchester United at Old

Trafford. Luke Young could switch flanks to replace him with Carlos

Cuellar moving from the middle to right-back and James Collins

earning a recall at centre-half alongside Richard Dunne. Aston

Villa (from): Friedel, Cuellar, Dunne, Collins, Luke Young,

Warnock, Downing, Petrov, Milner, Ashley Young, Heskey, Agbonlahor,

Guzan, Carew, Reo-Coker, Sidwell, Delph, Beye, Clark, Delfouneso.