Top Against Bottom

Last updated : 05 November 2009 By Brian Cartlidge

Terry Westley's bottom of the table side will be looking for their first win of the season against the current league leaders.

Blues' second string have lost 3 and drawn 2 of their first five Barclays Premier Reserves League South fixtures whereas tonights opponents are unbeaten with 4 wins and 2 draws from their first six fixtures.

The last time the two side's met at Reserve team level was back on 31st March 2008 when a Sam Williams goal gave the host's a 1-0 win at Villa Park.

In the reverse fixture at St Andrews that season Villa had gained a 2-0 success.

Kick-off at St Andrews tonight is at 7pm.

Blues Res: Joe Hart, Jacob Rowe, Gregory Vignal, Giovanny Espinoza, Franck Queudrue, Jordon Mutch, James O'Shea, Lee Carsley, Kevin Phillips, Robin Shroot, Gary McSheffrey. Subs: Jack Butland, Ashley Sammons, Jakub Hronec, Akwasi Asante, Jamie Dunphy.

Villa Res: Elliot Parish, Matthew Roome, Derrick Williams, Jonathan Hogg, Ciaran Clark, Nathan Baker, Marc Albrighton, Andreas Weimann, Nathan Delfouneso, Barry Bannan, Gary Gardner. Subs: William Grocott, Thomas Dau, Andras Stieber, Harry Forrester, Adam McGurk.