Aston Villa prepare to entertain Liverpool at Villa Park at lunchtime on Saturday, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 82 games played, Villans have recorded 37 wins, and Liverpool have come away with 26 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Villa Park was less than a year ago, in December 2004, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a Premiership match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2004/2005||Sun 15 May||Liverpool||2 - 1||Aston Villa||PREM|
|2004/2005||Sat 04 Dec||Aston Villa||1-1||Liverpool||PREM|
|2003/2004||Sat 10 Jan||Liverpool||1 - 0||Aston Villa||PREM|
|2003/2004||Sun 24 Aug||Aston Villa||0 - 0||Liverpool||PREM|
|2002/2003||Sat 11 Jan||Liverpool||1 - 1||Aston Villa||PREM|
|2002/2003||Wed 18 Dec||Aston Villa||3 - 4||Liverpool||LGEC|
|2002/2003||Sun 18 Aug||Aston Villa||0 - 1||Liverpool||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Aston Villa are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The Villans's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.
Liverpool have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The Reds's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 7.
Aston Villa are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 9 points from 11 matches. Liverpool see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premiership, showing a record of 13 points from their 9 games played so far,
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Your FootyMad panel thinks that Aston Villa's indifferent home form is due to continue with a narrow home defeat against Liverpool. Away win
|Aston Villa||4 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 7 .
|Liverpool||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Last drawn game 8 outings ago.