Aston Villa start their very hectic December schedule with a tricky away match against Leeds at Elland Road on Friday evening.

Villa have picked up twelve points from the last available fifteen and, as a result, they are just five points away from a coveted automatic promotion spot.

Leeds, on the other hand, have had a bit of a slump lately, but they got off to such a good start at the beginning of the season that they are still sitting relatively pretty in eighth spot, just three points away from a play-off position.

This is one of the biggest games in the Championship, and what happens tomorrow will certainly have a huge say in where both these teams end up come the end of the season.

On current form, you’d have to back Villa to nick a close game, but Leeds have the players that can beat any Championship side on their day.

Here’s our predicted Villa’s XI for tomorrow’s game:

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