Aston Villa’s second European training camp kicks-off with the Cup of Traditions one-day tournament at German side MSV Duisburg’s stadium, the Schauinsland Reisen Arena.
The games will be played over a shorten duration of 45 minutes, with Villa kicking off against hosts MSV Duisburg for a place in the final against the winners of the other semi-final, between Hertha Berlin vs Malaga.
The line-up is as follows:
Aston Villa v MSV Duisburg 12noon – 45min game
Hertha Berlin v Malaga 1pm – 45min game
3rd v 4th place play-off 2pm – 45min game
Final 3pm – 45min game
Villa are expected to be backed by a following of around 400 travelling supporters.
Notable absences from the travelling Villa squad include: Ross McCormack, Tommy Elphick, Gary Gardner, Aaron Tshibola and Jordan Veretout. None are expected to still be at Villa come the end of the summer transfer window.
CUP OF TRADITIONS LIVE STREAM
N.B. – Not available in Spain, Germany, Austria, Switzerland due to TV rights
Kick-off 12.00pm – Schauinsland Reisen Arena
Villa Team line-up
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