Aston Villa – Liverpool : Preview & Prediction
Aston Villa are only 8th in the Premier League and have not gained confidence when facing leaders Liverpool in this FA Cup round. The Villans remain on 1 draw at Chelsea (1-1) and 1 defeat on the lawn of Manchester United (2-1) on January 1. Aston Villa never succeeds in this FA Cup since the formation of Smith loses each season in the first round of this competition since 2017. Thus, Villa failed in Tottenham (2-0), against Peterborough (1-3), against Swansea City (0-3) and Fulham (2-1) last season. Liverpool, although leaders of the championship, are disappointing during the after party. Thus, the Reds were hooked by West Bromwich Albion (1-1), Newcastle (0-0) and Southampton (1-0) last weekend. Defeated by Chelsea (2-0) in the 4th round of the FA Cup last season, Liverpool would like to take a turn to regain the confidence lost in the league. Will Klopp turn his workforce in this cup at the same where the leader must imperatively find the path to victory?
Aston Villa have lost 4 times in their 8 receptions this season.
Liverpool have lost only twice in their 13 away matches in all competitions.
The Reds will want to rectify the situation at Villa Park after 2 routs in the last 2 visits (5-0 and 7-2).
Klopp could put his typical team to regain confidence after 3 games without a win (2 draws and 1 loss).
Aston Villa remains on 2 matches without success in the last two days.
Liverpool, although the last two visits to Villa Park were a total fiasco (5-0 and 7-2), need to win to break this negative dynamic.
Aston Villa – Liverpool : Betting Tips
Liverpool – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70