• KO
    • Kickoff
  • 8
    • Dirk Kuyt Goal
  • 23
    • Steven Gerrard Yellow Card
  • 33
    • Albert Riera Goal
  • 39
    • Steven Gerrard Penalty - Scored
  • 40
    • Luke Young Yellow Card
  • 41
    • Gareth Barry Yellow Card
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 50
    • Steven Gerrard Goal - Free-kick
  • 58
    • On: Gabriel Agbonlahor | Off: Emile Heskey
  • 64
    • Brad Friedel Red Card
  • 65
    • On: Brad Guzan | Off: Nigel Reo-Coker
  • 65
    • Steven Gerrard Penalty - Scored
  • 66
    • On: Lucas | Off: Xabi Alonso
  • 77
    • On: Daniel Agger | Off: Álvaro Arbeloa
  • 80
    • On: David Ngog | Off: Steven Gerrard
  • 89
    • On: Craig Gardner | Off: John Carew
  • 90+2
    • Craig Gardner Yellow Card
  • FT
    • End Regular Time
Liverpool Logo Liverpool LIV Aston Villa AVL Aston Villa Logo
Liverpool
No. Name
Saves 3
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
77' 5  Daniel Agger
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
66' 21  Lucas
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 3
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
8 Steven Gerrard  23' 39' 50' 65'
Goals 3
  • Shots 6
  • 3 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
80' 24  David Ngog
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
11 Albert Riera  33'
Goals 1
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 4 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
18 Dirk Kuyt  8'
Goals 1
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red

Game Information

  • VENUE: Anfield
  • ,
  • ATTENDANCE: 44,131

Match Commentary

94' There it is! A solid thrashing of Villa sees Liverpool cut the gap on Manchester United to one point and improve their goal difference in the process. There could be life in the title race yet. See you next time.
92' Ashley Young crosses and Reina saves.
91' Craig Gardner gets a yellow for piling in on Agger.

Match Stats

LIV
AVL

Possession

62% 38%

Shots (on Goal)

19 (7)
7 (3)
LIV AVL
10 Fouls 13
1 Yellow Cards 3
0 Red Cards 1
1 Offsides 2
4 Corner Kicks 6
3 Saves 2

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