• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sun 31 March 2013
  • Kick-off: 13:30
  • Venue: Villa Park
Aston Villa

Aston Villa

Benteke 30"

1 - 2
Liverpool

Liverpool

Henderson 46"

Gerrard 59" (P)

Aston Villa vs Liverpool


Team Lineups

Aston Villa

22 Guzan
34 Lowton
4 Vlaar
32 Baker
27 Bennett
18 Sylla
15 Westwood
25 Bannan
26 Weimann
20 Benteke30"
11 Agbonlahor
Substitutes
1 Given
8 El Ahmadi
10 N'Zogbia
16 Delph
21 Bowery
24 Dawkins
30 Lichaj

Liverpool

25 Reina
2 Johnson
5 Agger
23 Carragher
3 Jose Enrique
21 Lucas
8 Gerrard59"
14 Henderson46"
10 Coutinho
19 Downing
7 Suarez
Substitutes
1 Jones
15 Sturridge
16 Coates
30 Suso
31 Sterling
33 Shelvey
37 Skrtel

Possession Stats

38%
62%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Aston Villa

L L L L L W W L

Liverpool

W D W W W W W L
Head to Head
Liverpool
1-3
Aston Villa 15-Dec-2012
Liverpool
1-1
Aston Villa 07-Apr-2012
Aston Villa
0-2
Liverpool 18-Dec-2011
Aston Villa
1-0
Liverpool 22-May-2011
Liverpool
3-0
Aston Villa 06-Dec-2010
Aston Villa
0-1
Liverpool 29-Dec-2009

Live Text Commentary
92:15 +2.15
 

The offside flag is raised against Christian Benteke. Jose Reina takes the indirect free kick.

92:01 +2.01
 

The offside flag is raised against Stewart Downing. Indirect free kick taken by Bradley Guzan.

90:44 +0.44
Yellow card
 

Foul by Ashley Westwood on Jordan Henderson, free kick awarded. Ashley Westwood booked for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by Sanchez Jose Enrique.

90:16 +0.16
 

Christian Benteke gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Steven Gerrard. Jose Reina restarts play with the free kick.

89:00
 

Charles N'Zogbia gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Raheem Sterling. Jose Reina takes the free kick.

86:52
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Luis Suarez by Fabian Delph. Free kick taken by Leiva Lucas.

85:43
 

Charles N'Zogbia takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Jamie Carragher.

82:44
 

Shot by Luis Suarez. Save made by Bradley Guzan.

79:58
 

Charles N'Zogbia takes a corner.

78:40
 

Fabian Delph challenges Luis Suarez unfairly and gives away a free kick. Strike on goal comes in from Stewart Downing from the free kick.

77:59
 

Raheem Sterling takes a shot. Save by Bradley Guzan.

75:48
Substitution
 

Yacouba Sylla leaves the field to be replaced by Karim El Ahmadi. (Liverpool) makes a substitution, with Raheem Sterling coming on for Phillippe Coutinho.

72:00
 

Charles N'Zogbia concedes a free kick for a foul on Steven Gerrard. Leiva Lucas takes the free kick.

71:30
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Luis Suarez. Indirect free kick taken by Bradley Guzan.

71:04
 

The referee blows for offside. Jose Reina takes the indirect free kick.

70:01
 

Phillippe Coutinho takes a shot. Ron Vlaar gets a block in.

68:55
 

The ball is crossed by Matthew Lowton, save made by Jose Reina. Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Charles N'Zogbia from the left by-line, Steven Gerrard makes a clearance.

67:56
 

The referee blows for offside against Glen Johnson. Free kick taken by Bradley Guzan.

63:41
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Glen Johnson on Christian Benteke. The ball is sent over by Charles N'Zogbia, volleyed left-footed shot by Fabian Delph. Daniel Agger gets a block in. Corner taken right-footed by Ashley Westwood from the right by-line, Christian Benteke takes a shot. Blocked by Steven Gerrard. Corner taken by Charles N'Zogbia from the left by-line, clearance made by Daniel Agger.

61:38
Substitution
 

Fabian Delph replaces Barry Bannan. Andreas Weimann leaves the field to be replaced by Charles N'Zogbia.

61:24
 

Andreas Weimann produces a right-footed shot from inside the area that clears the crossbar.

59:15
 

The assist for the goal came from Luis Suarez.

58:23
Goal
 

Foul by Nathan Baker on Luis Suarez, Penalty awarded. Placed penalty scored by Steven Gerrard. Aston Villa 1-2 Liverpool.

57:20
 

Glen Johnson takes a shot from just outaide the penalty area and strikes the post.

56:38
 

Andreas Weimann sends in a cross. The ball is crossed by Barry Bannan, Daniel Agger makes a clearance.

55:26
 

Leiva Lucas fouled by Christian Benteke, the ref awards a free kick. Jamie Carragher restarts play with the free kick.

54:49
 

Phillippe Coutinho produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the left of the target.

54:18
 

Christian Benteke is ruled offside. Jamie Carragher takes the indirect free kick.

52:07
 

The official flags Luis Suarez offside. Bradley Guzan takes the indirect free kick.

51:57
 

Sanchez Jose Enrique delivers the ball, clearance by Matthew Lowton.

50:41
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the target.

47:52
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Steven Gerrard on Gabriel Agbonlahor. Booking for Steven Gerrard for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken by Barry Bannan.

46:42
Goal
 

Jordan Henderson fires in a goal from the edge of the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Aston Villa 1-1 Liverpool.The assist for the goal came from Phillippe Coutinho.

45:14
 

The referee gives a free kick against Leiva Lucas for handball. Ron Vlaar takes the indirect free kick.

44:17
 

Unfair challenge on Christian Benteke by Glen Johnson results in a free kick. Bradley Guzan restarts play with the free kick.

44:02
 

Corner taken short by Stewart Downing.

42:19
 

Stewart Downing decides to take a short corner. Steven Gerrard takes a shot. Bradley Guzan makes a save.

41:40
 

Christian Benteke gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Glen Johnson. Direct free kick taken by Glen Johnson.

41:27
 

The ball is swung over by Stewart Downing.

40:23
 

Luis Suarez takes a shot. Save made by Bradley Guzan.

40:03
 

Luis Suarez takes a shot. Nathan Baker gets a block in.

39:34
 

The ball is sent over by Glen Johnson, Nathan Baker manages to make a clearance.

38:07
 

Corner taken right-footed by Steven Gerrard to the near post, clearance by Yacouba Sylla.

36:59
 

Leiva Lucas challenges Ashley Westwood unfairly and gives away a free kick. Barry Bannan sends in a cross, Christian Benteke takes a shot. Save by Jose Reina.

36:39
 

Luis Suarez delivers the ball, clearance by Joe Bennett.

35:50
 

Long range effort on goal by Luis Suarez goes wide left of the target.

32:59
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Steven Gerrard from the left by-line, Bradley Guzan makes a save. Corner taken by Steven Gerrard played to the near post, Ron Vlaar makes a clearance.

30:38
Goal
 

Christian Benteke gets on the score sheet with a goal from the edge of the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Aston Villa 1-0 Liverpool.Assist on the goal came from Gabriel Agbonlahor.

30:11
 

Luis Suarez takes a shot. Save by Bradley Guzan.

27:54
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jamie Carragher on Christian Benteke. Barry Bannan delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from left channel, Glen Johnson makes a clearance. Corner taken by Barry Bannan.

27:15
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor takes a shot from long distance which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

26:53
 

The ball is swung over by Sanchez Jose Enrique, Ron Vlaar manages to make a clearance.

25:10
 

A cross is delivered by Gabriel Agbonlahor.

24:09
 

Centre by Joe Bennett, Jamie Carragher makes a clearance.

23:12
 

A cross is delivered by Joe Bennett, Jamie Carragher makes a clearance.

22:03
 

Andreas Weimann sends in a cross.

19:48
 

Leiva Lucas challenges Gabriel Agbonlahor unfairly and gives away a free kick. Christian Benteke restarts play with the free kick.

19:05
 

Luis Suarez takes a shot. Save by Bradley Guzan. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Steven Gerrard from the left by-line, save by Bradley Guzan.

17:58
 

Centre by Stewart Downing.

17:25
 

A cross is delivered by Barry Bannan.

16:55
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Yacouba Sylla by Leiva Lucas. Barry Bannan delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from left channel, Jordan Henderson manages to make a clearance.

16:12
 

Corner from left by-line taken by Barry Bannan.

15:46
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor takes a shot. Jose Reina makes a save.

14:47
 

Leiva Lucas gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Christian Benteke. Barry Bannan crosses the ball, Andreas Weimann takes a shot. Leiva Lucas gets a block in.

13:11
 

Andreas Weimann produces a cross, Daniel Agger makes a clearance. Corner taken by Ashley Westwood.

12:17
 

Steven Gerrard delivers the ball, clearance by Nathan Baker. Outswinging corner taken by Steven Gerrard, Ron Vlaar makes a clearance.

9:47
 

Glen Johnson takes a shot. Save by Bradley Guzan.

8:02
 

Effort on goal by Luis Suarez from just inside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the target.

7:20
 

Stewart Downing takes a outswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post, Ron Vlaar manages to make a clearance.

3:51
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Stewart Downing. Bradley Guzan restarts play with the free kick.

:25
 

The referee blows for offside against Luis Suarez. Bradley Guzan takes the free kick.

:24
 

Stewart Downing has an effort at goal. Blocked by Matthew Lowton.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 29 36 67
2 Man City 30 34 61
3 Arsenal 30 27 60
4 Man Utd 30 25 59
5 Liverpool 30 12 54
6 Southampton 30 21 53
7 Tottenham Hotspur 30 5 53
8 Swansea 30 -4 43
9 West Ham 30 3 42
10 Stoke 30 -3 42

Full Barclays Premier League Table