Liverpool will play at home against Aston Villa in the 16th round of the English Championship. The match will take place on December 11.
Liverpool are second in the Premier League standings after 15 rounds, in which they scored 35 points. The gap to Manchester City is only one point.
In the last round, Liverpool won a major victory over Wolverhampton (1-0). The only goal Divok Origi scored in the last minute.
A few days after that, Jurgen Klopp’s team won on the road against Milan (2: 1). Interestingly, Origi scored one of the goals again. And Liverpool, by the way, became the first English club to win all six matches in the Champions League group stage.
Liverpool’s winning streak is already six matches, in which the Liverpool have scored 17 goals.
Aston Villa, meanwhile, is in 10th place after 15 games played. Now the guests have 19 points.
Aston Villa had a serious slump, but the team literally revived after the appointment of Steven Gerrard as head coach.
In the first four games under Gerrard’s leadership, the Birmingham club won three victories, and the ex-Liverpool captain was ultimately named Premier League manager of the year in November.
December Aston Villa kicked off with a sprightly match against Manchester City (1: 2), which left a good impression despite the result. And then there was a victory over Leicester (2: 1).
Forecast and rate
You can bet on Liverpool in this match at 1.25, 1xbet download app are offering a draw at 6.90 , and Aston Villa will win at 12.50.
It would seem an ordinary match, but it is not. This will be Liverpool’s first meeting with Gerrard, who began his career in the Premier League and is likely to return to Anfield in a few years.
Aston Villa will fight, but such a Liverpool they are unlikely to stop.
Bet – Liverpool wins + Total Over 3.5 in 2.32.
You could also consider betting on Liverpool to win + both will score at 2.62.