English Premier League

Liverpool vs Aston Villa 2021-22 English Premier League

  • 67': Mohamed Salah (P)
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Liverpool's Mohamed Salah nets penalty to down Steven Gerrard on Anfield return

Liverpool overcame Aston Villa's resistance thanks to Mohamed Salah's second-half penalty in their Premier League clash at Anfield on Saturday.

Match Commentary

  • 0': First Half begins.
  • 13': Virgil van Dijk (Liverpool) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 19': Marvelous Nakamba (Aston Villa) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 24': Ollie Watkins (Aston Villa) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 57': Substitution, Aston Villa. Morgan Sanson replaces Marvelous Nakamba.
  • 58': Substitution, Liverpool. Diogo Jota replaces Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.
  • 67': Goal! Liverpool 1, Aston Villa 0. Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) converts the penalty with a left footed shot to the bottom right corner.
  • 69': Substitution, Aston Villa. Emiliano Buendía replaces Ashley Young.
  • 74': Substitution, Aston Villa. Danny Ings replaces Jacob Ramsey.
  • 83': Substitution, Liverpool. James Milner replaces Thiago.
  • 88': Substitution, Liverpool. Takumi Minamino replaces Sadio Mané.
  • 90'+5': Second Half ends, Liverpool 1, Aston Villa 0.

Game Information

Competition: English Premier League

Venue: Anfield
Location: Liverpool, England
Attendance: 53,093

English Premier League Standings

POS TEAM GP GD PTS
1 Arsenal 7 +10 18
2 Manchester City 7 +17 17
3 Tottenham Hotspur 7 +11 17
4 Brighton & Hove Albion 6 +6 13
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Statistics

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13 Fouls 6
1 Yellow Cards 2
0 Red Cards 0
2 Offsides 1
11 Corner Kicks 3
0 Saves 4
62.3 POSSESSION 37.7
20 SHOTS 4
5 ON GOAL 0
0.3 On Target % 0.0
1 Penalty Goals 0
1 Penalty Kicks Taken 0
452 Accurate Passes 233
551 Passes 329
0.8 Pass Completion % 0.7
11 Accurate Crosses 1
28 Crosses 15
0.4 Cross % 0.1
59 Long Balls 62
36 Accurate Long Balls 16
0.6 Long Balls % 0.3
7 Blocked Shots 2
8 Effective Tackles 9
17 Tackles 21
0.5 Tackle % 0.4
10 Interceptions 7
19 Effective Clearances 23
19 Clearances 23

Line-Ups

LIV Liverpool (4-3-3)

No. Name
1 Alisson (GK)
4 Virgil van Dijk Yellow Card
32 Joël Matip
26 Andy Robertson
66 Trent Alexander-Arnold
3 Fabinho
6 Thiago Alcántara
14 Jordan Henderson
15 Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
10 Sadio Mané
11 Mohamed Salah

AVL Aston Villa (4-3-3)

No. Name
1 Emiliano Martínez (GK)
5 Tyrone Mings
4 Ezri Konsa
3 Matt Targett
2 Matthew Cash
19 Marvelous Nakamba Yellow Card
6 Douglas Luiz
7 John McGinn
11 Ollie Watkins Yellow Card
18 Ashley Young
41 Jacob Ramsey

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