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What channel is Chelsea v Aston Villa Premier League match on? Kick off time, live stream and latest team news

Check out how to watch Chelsea v Aston Villa in the Premier League this weekend, including TV and live stream details, team news, predictions and odds.

Chelsea Aston Villa

Chelsea return to action and the Premier League TV schedule with a home clash against Aston Villa at Stamford Bridge this weekend.

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The Blues have started the season in fine fashion with two wins and a hard-earned draw against Liverpool to their name.

Thomas Tuchel has transformed his men in bona fide title contenders but they will need to win tricky games such as this one to remain in the hunt throughout the course of the season.

Aston Villa have picked up a mixed bag of results this term with a win, draw and loss to their name so far.

The loss of Jack Grealish may take some time to adjust to, but the early form of new boy Danny Ings, growing presence of Emi Buendia and return of Ollie Watkins should see their fortunes pick up in the coming weeks.

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When is Chelsea v Aston Villa?

Chelsea v Aston Villa will take place on Saturday 11th September 2021.

Check out our live football on TV guide for the latest times and information.

What time is kick-off?

Chelsea v Aston Villa will kick off at 5:30pm.

There are numerous Premier League games taking place this weekend, including Leeds v Liverpool at 4:30pm on Sunday.

What TV channel is Chelsea v Aston Villa on?

You can watch the game live on Sky Sports Premier League and Main Event from 5pm.

You can add the Sky Sports Premier League and Sky Sports Football channels for just £18 per month combined or pick up the complete sports package for just £25 per month.

How to live stream Chelsea v Aston Villa online

Sky Sports customers can live stream the game via the Sky Go app on a variety of devices including most smartphones and tablets as part of their subscription.

You can also watch the match via NOW without signing up to a contract.

NOW can be streamed through a computer or apps found on most smart TVs, phones and consoles. NOW is also available via BT Sport.

Chelsea v Aston Villa team news

Chelsea predicted XI: Mendy; Christensen, Chalobah, Rudiger; Azpilicueta, Kovacic, Jorginho, Alonso; Havertz, Lukaku, Mount

Aston Villa predicted XI: Steer; Cash, Konsa, Mings, Targett; Bailey, McGinn, Luiz, El Ghazi; Ings, Watkins

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Chelsea v Aston Villa odds

In working partnership with the Radio Times, bet365 has provided the following betting odds for this event:

bet365 odds: Chelsea (2/7) Draw (9/2) Aston Villa (10/1)*

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Our prediction: Chelsea v Aston Villa

Chelsea take on Villa right before two crucial clashes against Tottenham and Manchester City, and amid their opening Champions League fixtures.

Tuchel’s men want to fight on all fronts this term and the coming weeks will offer his squad a chance to prove they can do just that.

Villa are a very smart team led by a very smart manager in Dean Smith but heading to the Bridge this season will be a fruitless endeavour for the majority of sides and shouldn’t be ashamed of a narrow defeat.

Our prediction: Chelsea 2-1 Aston Villa (9/1 at bet365)

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