First half goals from Steve Sidwell and Dimitar Berbatov helped Fulham claim an invaluable 2-0 victory over Aston Villa.
Fulham are hopeful of receiving a much-needed boost in the form of captain Brede Hangeland for the visit of Aston Villa on Sunday.
Fabian Delph's stunning winner capped an excellent night for Aston Villa as they battled for a superb 3-2 victory at Southampton.
Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert has challenged striker Christian Benteke to improve ahead of his side's clash with Southampton.
Southampton will be looking to bounce back from two successive league defeats when they welcome Aston Villa to St Mary's on Wednesday evening.
Fabio Borini went closest to finding the back of the net as it finished goalless between Aston Villa and Sunderland in a game of few chances.
Bottom-placed Sunderland are on their way to Villa Park for a league encounter against inconsistent Aston Villa on Saturday.
Aston Villa battled back from two goals down to earn a vital point as they drew 2-2 against West Brom at the Hawthorns on Monday.
Paul Lambert's Aston Villa travel to the Hawthorns to take on Steve Clarke's West Bromwich Albion in the Midlands derby this Monday.
Second-half goals from Gary Hooper, Robert Snodgrass and Leroy Fer secured a vital 3-1 win for Norwich against West Ham at Carrow Road.
Aston Villa claimed a much-needed first win in five games, beating Cardiff 2-0 thanks to second-half goals from Leandro Bacuna and Libor Kozak.
A flailing Aston Villa will want to end a four-game goal drought when they welcome a buoyant Cardiff City to Villa Park on Saturday.
West Ham and Villa had to setttle for a share of the spoils as a rather tame affair at Upton Park ended goalless on Saturday.
Aston Villa will be out to avoid a third successive Premier League defeat when they travel to Upton Park to face West Ham on Saturday.
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