Portsmouth v ASTON VILLA: Hot-shot Heskey in line for Villa bow

26 January 2009 01:06
Fresh start: England international Heskey Emile Heskey is poised to make his Aston Villa debut in Tuesday's Barclays Premier League clash with Portsmouth at Fratton Park.   The England striker has signed a three-and-a-half-year contract after completing his£3.5million move from Wigan before the weekend.   Defender Luke Young will be available after missing the goalless FA Cup draw at Doncaster while serving a one-game ban for incurring five bookings this season.   But winger Ashley Young will serve the second game of a three-match ban while Nigel Reo-Coker is a doubt with a hamstring injury suffered at the Keepmoat Stadium.   Villa (from): Friedel, Guzan, L Young, Cuellar, Knight, Davies, Shorey, Milner, Reo-Coker, Sidwell, Petrov, Barry, Agbonlahor, Heskey, Gardner, Harewood, Delfouneso, Salifou, Osbourne, Clark. CLICK HERE FOR THE REST OF THE MIDWEEK TEAM NEWS IN THE BARCLAYS PREMIER LEAGUE  

Source: Daily_Mail