• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 15 December 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Anfield
Liverpool

Liverpool

Gerrard 86"

1 - 3
Aston Villa

Aston Villa

Benteke 28"

Benteke 50"

Weimann 39"

Liverpool vs Aston Villa


Team Lineups

Liverpool

25 Reina
2 Johnson
37 Skrtel
5 Agger
19 Downing
8 Gerrard86"
21 Lucas
24 Allen
33 Shelvey
7 Suarez
31 Sterling
Substitutes
1 Jones
10 Cole
14 Henderson
16 Coates
23 Carragher
30 Fernandez Saez
47 Wisdom

Aston Villa

22 Guzan
34 Lowton
32 Baker
6 Clark
30 Lichaj
15 Westwood
31 Herd
14 Holman
25 Bannan
20 Benteke28"50"
26 Weimann39"
Substitutes
1 Given
8 El Ahmadi
10 N'Zogbia
12 Albrighton
16 Delph
21 Bowery
27 Bennett

Possession Stats

52%
48%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Liverpool

W D L L W W D L

Aston Villa

W W L L W L L D
Head to Head
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
Liverpool
1-3
Aston Villa 24-Aug-2009


Live Text Commentary
91:22 +1.22
Substitution
 

(Aston Villa) makes a substitution, with Charles N'Zogbia coming on for Andreas Weimann.

91:18 +1.18
 

Joe Cole is penalised for a handball. Bradley Guzan restarts play with the free kick.

89:30
Yellow card
 

Luis Suarez is shown a yellow card.

88:25
 

Joe Allen takes a shot. Blocked by Ciaran Clark.

87:15
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Christian Benteke on Glen Johnson. Christian Benteke is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by Glen Johnson.

86:27
Goal
 

Steven Gerrard scores a headed goal from inside the area. Liverpool 1-3 Aston Villa.Assist by Glen Johnson.

86:26
 

Glen Johnson takes a shot.

84:54
Substitution
 

(Aston Villa) makes a substitution, with Karim El Ahmadi coming on for Barry Bannan.

83:39
 

Corner taken by Luis Suarez from the right by-line to the near post, Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Joe Cole misses to the left of the goal.

81:31
 

Shot by Daniel Agger from deep inside the penalty area misses wide to the left of the target.

80:18
 

The referee gives a free kick against Matthew Lowton for handball. Free kick crossed left-footed by Stewart Downing from left wing, clearance by Eric Lichaj.

79:38
 

Header by Andreas Weimann from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the target.

78:26
 

Joe Cole crosses the ball.

76:24
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Joe Allen on Matthew Lowton. Barry Bannan takes the free kick.

74:35
 

Fabian Delph challenges Raheem Sterling unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct strike on goal from the free kick comes in from Luis Suarez.

74:24
 

Stewart Downing produces a cross, Chris Herd makes a clearance.

74:14
 

Jordan Henderson takes a shot. Nathan Baker gets a block in.

73:55
 

Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Stewart Downing.

71:40
 

Raheem Sterling takes a shot. Comfortable save by Bradley Guzan.

70:09
 

Stewart Downing is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Bradley Guzan.

68:48
Substitution
 

Fabian Delph comes on in place of Brett Holman.

68:38
 

Effort from outside the penalty box by Glen Johnson goes wide right of the target.

66:48
 

Glen Johnson takes a shot from just outside the penalty area which clears the crossbar.

66:16
 

Barry Bannan challenges Joe Cole unfairly and gives away a free kick. Glen Johnson restarts play with the free kick.

65:46
 

Drilled left-footed shot by Daniel Agger. Bradley Guzan makes a save.

64:04
Yellow card
 

Matthew Lowton challenges Raheem Sterling unfairly and gives away a free kick. Matthew Lowton shown a yellow card. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Luis Suarez, Bradley Guzan makes a save.

63:14
 

Corner taken right-footed by Steven Gerrard, Glen Johnson takes a shot. Blocked by Nathan Baker.

61:06
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Steven Gerrard, Martin Skrtel produces a header from deep inside the six-yard box which goes wide of the right-hand post.

59:50
Substitution
 

(Liverpool) makes a substitution, with Jordan Henderson coming on for Leiva Lucas.

59:38
 

Joe Cole has shot on goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

59:00
 

Luis Suarez takes a shot. Blocked by Nathan Baker.

58:16
 

The ball is delivered by Luis Suarez, Bradley Guzan makes a save.

56:49
 

The ball is swung over by Glen Johnson, Bradley Guzan makes a save.

55:45
 

Barry Bannan takes a shot. Save by Jose Reina.

54:05
 

Andreas Weimann takes a shot. Jose Reina makes a save.

53:50
 

Joe Cole delivers the ball, Eric Lichaj manages to make a clearance.

52:24
 

Corner taken left-footed by Barry Bannan to the near post, Martin Skrtel makes a clearance.

51:39
 

Glen Johnson challenges Eric Lichaj unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Bradley Guzan.

50:20
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Christian Benteke from inside the penalty box to the top right corner of the goal. Liverpool 0-3 Aston Villa.Assist on the goal came from Brett Holman.

48:48
 

Martin Skrtel concedes a free kick for a foul on Christian Benteke. Free kick crossed left-footed by Barry Bannan, clearance made by Martin Skrtel.

48:33
 

Stewart Downing takes a shot. Save made by Bradley Guzan.

47:53
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Glen Johnson by Christian Benteke. Leiva Lucas restarts play with the free kick.

47:34
 

Luis Suarez takes a shot. Save by Bradley Guzan.

46:42
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Andreas Weimann on Daniel Agger. Jose Reina restarts play with the free kick.

46:18
 

Corner taken by Steven Gerrard from the left by-line, save by Bradley Guzan.

45:01
Substitution
 

Joe Cole joins the action as a substitute, replacing Jonjo Shelvey.

43:55
 

Raheem Sterling takes a shot. Bradley Guzan makes a save.

43:07
 

Eric Lichaj gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Raheem Sterling. Free kick crossed right-footed by Jonjo Shelvey, clearance by Chris Herd.

42:44
 

Jonjo Shelvey takes a shot. Bradley Guzan makes a save.

41:45
 

Jonjo Shelvey takes a shot. Save made by Bradley Guzan.

41:16
 

Foul by Eric Lichaj on Raheem Sterling, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Steven Gerrard.

40:38
 

Steven Gerrard crosses the ball.

39:29
Goal
 

Andreas Weimann fires in a goal from inside the area low into the middle of the goal. Liverpool 0-2 Aston Villa.Assist by Christian Benteke.

37:28
 

A cross is delivered by Glen Johnson, clearance made by Nathan Baker.

35:09
 

The ball is swung over by Glen Johnson.

34:07
 

Jonjo Shelvey is ruled offside. Indirect free kick taken by Bradley Guzan.

32:21
 

Effort on goal by Andreas Weimann from just inside the area clears the bar.

31:46
 

Effort from inside the area by Luis Suarez misses to the right of the goal.

30:10
 

Christian Benteke challenges Daniel Agger unfairly and gives away a free kick. Stewart Downing takes the direct free kick.

28:16
Goal
 

Christian Benteke finds the net with a goal from outside the box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Liverpool 0-1 Aston Villa.Assist by Brett Holman.

27:15
 

Pass corner from left by-line taken by Steven Gerrard to short, Ciaran Clark makes a clearance.

26:34
 

Jonjo Shelvey is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Bradley Guzan takes the free kick.

26:11
 

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

22:44
 

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

19:51
 

A cross is delivered by Raheem Sterling.

18:17
 

The ball is crossed by Raheem Sterling, save made by Bradley Guzan.

16:08
 

Corner taken left-footed by Barry Bannan, Effort from deep inside the area by Chris Herd clears the bar.

15:37
 

Raheem Sterling delivers the ball, save made by Bradley Guzan.

13:18
 

A cross is delivered by Glen Johnson, Bradley Guzan makes a save.

13:05
 

Raheem Sterling crosses the ball.

10:38
 

Steven Gerrard takes a corner.

8:56
 

Joe Allen produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide left of the target.

8:05
 

Long distance shot from Stewart Downing misses to the left of the net.

5:03
 

Steven Gerrard takes a shot. Bradley Guzan makes a save.

4:22
 

The ball is sent over by Stewart Downing, save by Bradley Guzan.

1:59
 

Chris Herd concedes a free kick for a foul on Jonjo Shelvey. Steven Gerrard delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing.

:33
 

Martin Skrtel gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Andreas Weimann. Barry Bannan sends in a cross, Christian Benteke takes a shot. Save by Jose Reina.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Man City 4 10 12
2 Crystal Palace 4 3 9
3 Leicester 4 3 8
4 Swansea 4 3 8
5 Man Utd 4 1 7
6 Arsenal 4 0 7
7 Liverpool 4 -1 7
8 West Ham 4 3 6
9 Everton 4 1 5
10 Southampton 4 0 5

Full Barclays Premier League Table