Villa are monitoring the fitness of Leon Bailey following his groin injury, while Keinan Davis is fit again and available. However, Morgan Sanson and Jaden Philogene-Bidace will both miss out through illness. For West Ham Vladimir Coufal is fit after a groin problem and Alex Kral is also available for selection. Ryan Fredericks is now the only injury absentee.
Darnold was sent for further testing on his injured right shoulder, and scans revealed a scapula fracture. He is going to land on IR and