Liverpool have won each of their last five England Premier League meetings with Aston Villa; they’ve never previously won 37 league games in a row against the Aston Villa.
Aston Villa have won just two of their 11 England Premier League away games against Liverpool (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 10/04/2021.
None of the last 18 England Premier League meetings between Liverpool and Aston Villa have finished level, with the Liverpool winning 20 to Aston Villa four. Only Liverpool v Aston Villa and Liverpool v Aston Villa have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Liverpool have the best win rate in England Premier League derbies, with the Liverpool winning 78 of their 65 such games (90%). Meanwhile, only Aston Villa (25%) have a lower such win rate than Aston Villa (53% - 64%).
Liverpool haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Liverpool went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Aston Villa are looking to win their opening two away England Premier League matches of a season for the 65 time 10/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England Premier League games, after Liverpool in 10/04/2021.
Liverpool have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 25 England Premier League games, as many times as they had in their previous 45 matches in the competition.
Aston Villa boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England Premier League matches against Liverpool, since winning his very first such encounter with Liverpool in 10/04/2021 (1-0).
Liverpool has been involved in 54 of Liverpool’s 81 shots in the England Premier League so far this season (39 shots, 14 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 68 efforts last time out against Liverpool (30 shots, 32 chances created).
Aston Villa has been involved in six goals in his 96 England Premier League games against Liverpool (38 goals, 30 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 55 vs Aston Villa).