Result: Liverpool edge five-goal thriller
Result: Liverpool edge five-goal thriller
A Daniel Sturridge double helps Liverpool to edge a five-goal thriller with Aston Villa at Anfield, as Rudy Gestede scores twice for the visitors.
Reaction
Lucas of Liverpool in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and West Bromwich Albion at Anfield on October 26, 2013
Lucas Leiva suffered death of grandmother night before playing for Liverpool
Lucas Leiva reveals that his grandmother died the night before he played for Liverpool in Saturday's 3-2 victory over Aston Villa at Anfield.
Sep 28, 17:32
Rudy Gestede of Aston Villa celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Aston Villa at Anfield on September 26, 2015 in Liverpool, United Kingdom.
Rudy Gestede: 'Next win is not far away'
Rudy Gestede is confident that Aston Villa will pick up their second Premier League victory of the season soon.
Sep 28, 11:20
Lucas of Liverpool in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and West Bromwich Albion at Anfield on October 26, 2013
Lucas Leiva: 'Liverpool players behind Brendan Rodgers'
Lucas Leiva says that the Liverpool players are behind manager Brendan Rodgers after the recent speculation regarding his future at the club.
Sep 27, 15:19
James Milner of Liverpool FC looks to pass the ball during the international friendly match between Adelaide United and Liverpool FC at Adelaide Oval on July 20, 2015
Stand-in captain James Milner wants winning run for Liverpool
Stand-in Liverpool captain James Milner wants Brendan Rodgers' side to embark on a winning run following their 3-2 victory over Aston Villa at Anfield on Saturday.
Sep 27, 03:48
Liverpool's English striker Daniel Sturridge (R) celebrates after scoring his team's third goal during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Aston Villa at the Anfield stadium in Liverpool, north-west England on September 26, 201
Brendan Rodgers: Daniel Sturridge 'a top talent'
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says that Daniel Sturridge is a top talent and proved it with his brace in his side's 3-2 win against Aston Villa.
Sep 26, 20:30
Brendan Rodgers, manager of Liverpool celebrates a goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Aston Villa at Anfield on September 26, 2015 in Liverpool, United Kingdom.
Brendan Rodgers: 'There is hysteria around my future'
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers suggests that there is an unfair "hysteria" surrounding his future at the club, after his side beat Aston Villa 3-2 at Anfield.
Sep 26, 18:48
Liverpool's English midfielder James Milner celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Aston Villa at the Anfield stadium in Liverpool, north-west England, on September 26, 2015.
James Milner: 'Liverpool deserve Aston Villa win'
Liverpool midfielder James Milner says that his side deserve their 3-2 victory over Aston Villa in the Premier League.
Sep 26, 18:12
Aston Villa's English manager Tim Sherwood (R) and Liverpool's Northern Irish manager Brendan Rodgers instruct their teams during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Aston Villa at the Anfield stadium in Liverpool, north-west E
Tim Sherwood: 'It's an uphill struggle'
Aston Villa manager Tim Sherwood reveals his frustration with his side after their 3-2 loss at the hands of Liverpool.
Sep 26, 17:28
The Match
Player Ratings
Sports Mole rates each player's performance in Liverpool's 3-2 victory over Aston Villa at Anfield.
Analysis
Sports Mole dissects the action that unfolded in Liverpool's 3-2 victory over Aston Villa.
Match Report
A Daniel Sturridge double helps Liverpool to edge a five-goal thriller with Aston Villa at Anfield, as Rudy Gestede scores twice for the visitors.
Live Commentary
Relive Sports Mole's minute-by-minute updates of Liverpool's 3-2 victory over Aston Villa at Anfield.
HT Report
An early James Milner goal gives Liverpool a 1-0 half-time lead over Aston Villa in their Premier League clash at Anfield.
Team News
Liverpool striker Danny Ings is named to start against Aston Villa alongside Daniel Sturridge, while the visitors name midweek goalscorer Rudy Gestede to start.
Preview
Sports Mole previews Saturday's fixture between Liverpool and Aston Villa as both teams look to find form in the Premier League.
Head to Head
Apr 19, 2015 3pm
Jan 17, 2015 3pm
Sep 13, 2014 5.30pm
Jan 18, 2014 5.30pm
Liverpool
2-2
Aston Villa
Sturridge (45'), Gerrard (53' pen.)
Sterling (90')
Weimann (25'), Benteke (36')
Clark (16'), El Ahmadi (21'), Bertrand (49'), Bacuna (88')
Aug 24, 2013 5.30pm
Aston Villa
0-1
Liverpool

Luna (22'), Delph (40'), Lowton (61')
Sturridge (20')
Aspas (29'), Johnson (45'), Leiva (88')
Build-up
Tim Sherwood Manager of Aston Villa looks on prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and West Bromwich Albion at Villa Park on September 19, 2015 in Birmingham, United Kingdom.
Aston Villa boss Tim Sherwood ready to face "wounded animal" in Liverpool
Tim Sherwood expects his Aston Villa side to face a "wounded animal" in Liverpool when they go head to head at Anfield on Saturday.
Sep 25, 13:39
Idrissa Gueye of Aston Villa looks on during the pre season friendly between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Aston Villa at Molineux on July 28, 2015
Aston Villa duo Idrissa Gueye, Adama Traore could be fit for Liverpool
Tim Sherwood could welcome back both Idrissa Gueye and Adama Traore for Aston Villa's trip to Liverpool on Saturday.
Sep 25, 11:34
Brendan Rodgers, manager of Liverpool gesstures during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and West Ham United at Anfield on August 29, 2015
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers: 'I believe in myself'
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is confident of turning around the club's form as pressure mounts on the Northern Irishman after a slow start to the season.
Sep 25, 10:13
Liverpool's Brazilian midfielder Roberto Firmino (R) is challenged by Bournemouth's English defender Simon Francis during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Bournemouth at the Anfield stadium in Liverpool, north-west England o
Liverpool midfielder Roberto Firmino may have cracked bone in back
Liverpool playmaker Roberto Firmino looks set for a spell on the sidelines after cracking a bone in his back against Carlisle United in the League Cup.
Sep 25, 09:48
Brendan Rodgers, manager of Liverpool gesstures during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and West Ham United at Anfield on August 29, 2015
Danny Ings keen to help under-fire Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers
Liverpool striker Danny Ings calls on his teammates to ease the pressure on under-fire manager Brendan Rodgers by beating Aston Villa.
Sep 24, 23:18
Christian Benteke of Liverpool during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Liverpool at Brittania Stadium on August 9, 2015
Report: Christian Benteke to miss Aston Villa clash
Liverpool striker Christian Benteke will miss this weekend's fixture against his old club Aston Villa, according to reports.
Sep 23, 19:49
Borussia Dortmund manager Jurgen Klopp during the friendly with Liverpool on August 10, 2014
Liverpool fans plan Jurgen Klopp dress-up as protest against Brendan Rodgers
A group of Liverpool fans plan to dress up as Jurgen Klopp in this weekend's match against Aston Villa as a protest against manager Brendan Rodgers.
Sep 22, 12:06
Christian Benteke of Liverpool during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Liverpool at Brittania Stadium on August 9, 2015
Report: Liverpool striker Christian Benteke to miss Aston Villa clash
Liverpool striker Christian Benteke is likely to miss Saturday's fixture against his former side Aston Villa with a hamstring injury, according to a report.
Sep 22, 02:15



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City87102942522
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd86202121920
3Tottenham HotspurSpurs85211551017
4Watford84311313015
5Chelsea8413138513
6Arsenal84131210213
7Burnley834186213
8Liverpool83411312113
9Newcastle UnitedNewcastle832398111
10Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton9324910-111
11West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom824279-210
12Southampton823379-29
13Huddersfield TownHuddersfield823359-49
14Swansea CitySwansea822458-38
15Everton8224513-88
16Stoke CityStoke8224918-98
17West Ham UnitedWest Ham9225817-98
18Leicester CityLeicester81341013-36
19Bournemouth8116412-84
20Crystal Palace8107218-163