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The Script: How Aston Villa's 2019/20 Premier League season will pan out according to the stats

As with any newly promoted team, it's all about survival for the Villans. Will Dean Smith’s significant summer recruitment be enough to keep them in the Premier League?

The Script: Aston Villa

The three-year absence is over as Aston Villa return to the Premier League for the 2019/20 season hoping to become a permanent fixture in the top flight once again.

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As we close in on the new campaign, we decided to ask the boffins at Google, Opta and Squawka to crunch the numbers to produce a full script of what is set to unfold over the coming months.

The question on the lips of every Villa fan is just about survival: will they beat the drop?

Read the full script below to find out and once you’re done make sure you check out much more from The Script.


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