Momentum Continues Rise of Liverpool at Villa Park

Momentum Continues Rise of Liverpool at Villa Park

BIRMINGHAM Liverpool are unbeaten in his last eight games, after the overthrow Aston Villa 2-0 in the Premier League week 22. Two goals the Reds created by Fabio Borini and Rickie Lambert.

First Round

Steven Gerrard was lowered Brendan Rodgers in this fight, and in the formation of three defenders that improve the performance of the team lately. Rodgers played Philippe Coutinho. Fabio Borini and Raheem Sterling who returned to play after being given off.

Aston Villa have not played the newest recruits, Carles Gil in this fight. The former Valencia player is on the bench, and Paul Lambert lowers Christian Benteke in front of the duet with Gabriel Agbonlahor.

10 minutes walk game, both teams still playing cautious in building an attack. However, the speed of Agbonlahor and Sterling in this fight into their own entertainment public Villa Park when both attacks.

The real threat is shown trident front lines of Liverpool in the first half of this. But the Villa defense that played without Ron Vlaar, appear solid stem the attack. The score was still 0-0 to 22-minute walk.

Borini! fasting finally scored young Italian striker broke in the 24th minute. Receiving feedback clever Jordan Henderson, Borini cheat the ball past Brad Guzan. Liverpool winning 1-0.

Sterling getting a golden opportunity in the 38th minute when confronted one on one with Guzan. However, shortcomings in solving opportunities may be seen when he decided to chip the ball.

The decision was proved wrong, because Guzan can catch the ball. There was again no goals are created until halftime, Liverpool winning 1-0 thanks to goals Borini.

Second Round

Liverpool play quieter with the advantage of goals scored Borini. Precisely villa that looks rush to equalize their aggressive game was shown at the beginning of the second half of this.

A minute after the substitution Villa that includes Carles Gil and Andreas Weimann. Benteke came close to an equalizer in the 60th minute, Liverpool lucky to have Simon Mignolet who was swiftly brushed off the ball coming.

So the game open in the second half, Villa barrage launched an assault on the Liverpool defense. While the visitors try to double the lead via a counterattack. Score was 1-0 until the 68th minute of the match.

Liverpool are still holding up well until the minute they enter the age of 77. In fact, nearly doubled the lead via a curved kick Lucas Leiva, lucky Guzan was swiftly dismissed directional ball into the left corner of the net.

Lambert! Prove his quality as a striker in the 79th minute. Receiving feedback Sterling, former Southampton striker is kicking a ball horizontally from outside the box to the right of the Villa goal. Liverpool 2-0 away, ending the match that took place at Villa Park this.


Aston Villa: Brad Guzan, Aly Cissokho, Nathan Baker, Jores Okore, Alan Hutton, Ashley Westwood (Carles Gil 59 ), Tom Cleverley (Andreas Weimann 59‘), Carlos Sanchez, Fabian Delph, Christian Benteke, Gabriel Agbonlahor.

Liverpool: Simon Mignolet, Emre Can, Martin Skrtel, Mamadou Sakho, Lazar Markovic, Jordan Henderson, Lucas Leiva, Alberto Moreno (Jose Enrique 71 ), Raheem Sterling (Jordan Ibe 85‘), Fabio Borini (Rickie Lambert 71 ), Philippe Coutinho