EPL Giants Liverpool lose 7-2 to Aston Villa
Today would go down in in the history books as a day off not merely shocking but extra-ordinary score lines in the premier league fixtures for The Match week.
After Manchester United were trashed and humiliated 6-1 by Tottenham Hotspur at old Trafford, more shocking things were in store for viewers as Liverpool fc, the defending champions of the premier league, were trashed 7-2 by Aston Villa at Villa Park.
Speaking after the match, the Liverpool boss, Jurgen klopp when asked to comment said that Liverpool did everything they were not supposed to do in the match.
Not only was the scoreline shocking, it was also record-breaking as Liverpool have not conceded seven goals in a single match since 1963 against Tottenham Hotspur.
Also, on the note of unwanted records, Liverpool are the first reigning English league champions to concede 7 goals in a single league match in their title defence season since Arsenal in September 1953.
Aston Villa headed for the halftime break in possession of a 4-1 lead as Ollie Watkins scored a first half hat-trick that did a number on Liverpool’s team morale along with John McGinn’s goal.
Dean Smith’s men added another three goals in the second half courtesy of on loan chelsea midfielder Ross Barkely and Jack Grealish who scored a double and assisted a couple of goals as well.
Liverpool’s Egyptian attacker Mohamed salah scored the only goals for Liverpool at either halves of the match.
The end of the match saw Aston Villa climb up to second in the premier league table and Liverpool reduced to fifth spot of the league table.
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