strong">>Aston Villa have risen to second in the Championship table thanks to a 2-0 derby win over strong">>Birmingham City on Sunday afternoon.
The hosts began brightly as strong">>Jack Grealish pounced on a poor strong">>David Stockdale kick just four minutes in to have a shot on goal which was deflected wide for a corner.
strong">>Scott Hogan then rattled the Birmingham crossbar on 18 minutes and came close again eight minutes later after being played in by strong">>Albert Adomah, though Roberts got in the way of the latter effort.
The first half finished goalless but Birmingham came within a whisker of opening the scoring three minutes before the break.
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