Liverpool 2-0 win against Aston Villa in the Premier League at Anfield compounds Aston Villa woes as their aim to survive relegation deepens.
Liverpool was nowhere near their best form against Aston Villa as they away team aim to get a win to stay afloat of the relegation zone.
Aston Villa held the Premier League Champions to a goalless draw in the first half as Liverpool failed to control proceedings against Dean Smith’s men at the Anfield.
Jack Grealish was a real torment to the Liverpool defence but he was constantly check by Virgil van Dirjk in couples of times.
Jurgen Klopp’s men was able to find the back of the net with 20 minutes to goal with Sadio Mane putting the ball to the top of the roof of the post following a brilliant assist from Naby Keita.
Liverpool finally broke the deadlock as they aim to bounce back from the heavy defeat against Manchester City.
The Reds ensured they added the second via Curtis Jones in the 89th minute of the clash as they earned the maximum points against Aston Villa.
Grealish was denied in the 90th minute, his effort was brilliantly saved by Alisson Becker to ensure he kept a clean sheet.
The game ended 2-0 in favour of the Premier League Champions.