Curtis Davies: 'There is huge pressure on Aston Villa'

Davies: 'There is huge pressure on Villa'
© Getty Images
Hull City defender Curtis Davies believes that Aston Villa are under huge pressure to get a result in their clash with the Tigers on Saturday.

Hull City defender Curtis Davies believes that Aston Villa are under pressure to get a result in their Premier League clash against the Tigers.

Villa are just three points off the relegation zone in 16th place with three games remaining this season.

Davies feels that the pressure of playing at home could count against Paul Lambert's side.

"You have to say their game against us is humongous," Davies told The Mirror. "They wouldn't like to come out of it having to face Tottenham and City to get a point to stay up.

"But if I was a Villa player at the moment, I would probably prefer to be playing away. I know what it is like at Villa Park when there is an expectancy."

Hull are 14th in the Premier League with 37 points from their 35 games.

Villa manager Paul Lambert gives the thumbs up against Swansea during the Premier League match on April 26, 2014
Read Next:
Lambert: 'Win would keep us up'
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Wolverhampton WanderersWolves1282221111026
2Cardiff CityCardiff127321710724
3Sheffield UnitedSheff Utd128041610624
4Bristol City125612011921
5Preston North EndPreston12561158721
6Leeds UnitedLeeds126241812620
7Aston Villa125431712519
8Norwich CityNorwich125431214-219
9Fulham124621612418
10Ipswich TownIpswich116052017318
11Middlesbrough124531511417
12Sheffield WednesdaySheff Weds124441614216
13Derby CountyDerby114431513216
14Nottingham ForestNott'm Forest125071521-615
15Queens Park RangersQPR123541516-114
16Hull City123452320313
17Millwall123451414013
18Brentford122641415-112
19Barnsley113351517-212
20Reading113351012-212
21Birmingham CityBirmingham12327819-1111
22Burton Albion12246623-1710
23Sunderland121561322-98
24Bolton WanderersBolton12129623-175