Aston Villa and Wolverhampton Wanderers played out an enthralling local derby at Villa Park. Both sides had plenty to play for with Martin O’Neill looking to make up ground in the top four race and Mick McCarthy looking for valuable points to avoid the drop.
John Carew put the home side ahead only to see Wolves battle back back superbly thanks to another goal from Jody Craddock and a James Milner own goal. However John Carew confirmed his cult hero status by popping with the equalizer with ten minutes to play.
Aston Villa 1-0 Wolves (Carew)
Aston Villa 1-1 Wolves (Craddock)
Aston Villa 1-2 Wolves (Milner Own Goal)
Aston Villa 2-2 Wolves (Carew)