Liverpool will welcome Aston Villa to Anfield Road for a match of Premier League 31st round on Saturday. The Reds find themselves sitting on 7th place in the standings on fourty-nine points, while Aston Villa are not far behing, occupying 9th spot on five points less than their next opponents.
Liverpool vs Aston Villa Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Liverpool||Win||11 W/ 2 D/ 7 L||4 W/ 3 D/ 3 L|
|Aston Villa||Loss||7 W/ 2 D/ 11 L||3 W/ 3 D/ 4 L|
Last game between the teams: 08.01.2021 FA Cup: Aston Villa – Liverpool 1:4; Louie Barry 41’; Sadio Mane 4’, 63’, Giorginio Wijnaldum 60’, Mohamed Salah 65’
Last game at this venue: 05.07.2020 Premier League: Liverpool – Aston Villa 2:0; Sadio Mane 71’, Curtis Kones 89’
Worth mentioning: Liverpool and Aston Villa most recently met in January at Villa Park in a match of FA Cup last-64 stage, when the Reds triumphed with 1:4 score, avenging for the 7:2 humiliating they suffered earlier in the season in a league match. No draw has been registered in the previous ten encounters. The teams playing at home won five of the last sixteen H2H clashes, while the visiting sides recorded nine victories for the period. All but one of the last five matches featured over 2,5 goals, as three witnessed goals at both ends.
Liverpool vs Aston Villa Stats
|As of 07.04||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Liverpool||Loss||5 W/ 0 D/ 5 L||1 W/ 0 D/ 4 L|
|Aston Villa||Win||3 W/ 3 D/ 4 L||2 W/ 2 D/ 1 L|
Last game Liverpool: 06.04.2021 Champions League: Real Madrid – Liverpool 3:1; Vinicius Junior 27’, 65’, Marco Asensio 36’; Mohamed Salah 51’
Top performers Liverpool: Mohamed Salah 18 goals 3 assists, Diogo Jota 8 goals, Sadio Mane 7 goals 5 assists.
Next game Liverpool: 14.04.2021 Champions League: Liverpool – Real Madrid
Last game Aston Villa: 04.04.2021 Premier League: Aston Villa – Fulham 3:1; Trezeguet 78’, 81’, Ollie Watkins 87’; Aleksandar Mitrovic 61’
Top performers Aston Villa: Ollie Watkins 11 goals 3 assists, Jack Grealish 6 goals 10 assists, Anwar El-Ghazi 6 goals.
Next game Aston Villa: 21.04.2021 Premier League: Aston Villa – Manchester City
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2.5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Liverpool lost the 1st leg of their Champions League battle with Real Madrid, falling to 3:1 defeat in the Spanish capital on Tuesday. Prior to that game the Reds were on a run of three straight victories, all achieved without conceding. No draw has been registered in Liverpool’s last sixteen matches, with the hosts winning just four of those and the visiting teams triumphing twelve times. Two of Liverpool’s last five encounters produced over 2,5 goals, while only the most recent saw both involved sides to score.
Aston Villa came from behind to win 3:1 against Fulham on Sunday. That was the team’s first vicory in five games and the first time when Villa scored more than a goal across the last eleven meetings. Just one of their last five outings resulted in over 2,5 goals, as two witnessed goals at both ends. Aston Villa lost one of the previous five visits, as they all turned out to be low scoring affairs, with none of the involved teams able to score more than a goal.
Liverpool vs Aston Villa News
Missing players Liverpool: Divock Origi, Jordan Henderson, Joel Matip, Joe Gomez and Virgil van Dijk are injured.
Missing players Aston Villa: Jack Grealish is doubtful.
Liverpool vs Aston Villa Predictions
Liverpool to win – 1.50 @ bet365