John McGinn, Ollie Watkins and Raúl Jiménez kept the day interesting with their respective scores.
Coming off a 2-1 victory against AZ, Aston Villa FC defeated Fulham FC 3-1 at Villa Park on 12 November, 2023.
Aston Villa FC and Fulham FC faced off at Villa Park on 12 November, 2023, with the home-team Aston Villa emerging victorious with a final score of 3-1.
The first half of the match saw Antonee Robinson give Fulham an own goal in the 27th minute, followed by John McGinn scoring for Aston Villa in the 42nd minute.
In the second half, Ollie Watkins scored for Aston Villa in the 64th minute with an assist from Leon Bailey, while Raúl Jiménez levelled the score for Fulham in the 70th minute with an assist from Antonee Robinson. The match also saw five yellow cards handed out, with João Palhinha, Antonee Robinson, Ollie Watkins, Alex Iwobi, and Ezri Konsa all receiving one each respectively.
Ultimately, Aston Villa emerged victorious on their home turf, winning 3-1.
Next up, Aston Villa FC will face off against Tottenham Hotspur FC on 26 November, 2023 at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. Last time the two teams met, Aston Villa FC defeated Tottenham Hotspur FC 2-1.
Next up, Fulham FC will face off against Wolverhampton Wanderers FC at Craven Cottage.