Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp lamented his side’s “massive mistakes” in the remarkable 7-2 thrashing at Aston Villa before suggesting Alisson Becker could be sidelined for the next six weeks.
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp said his players had made “massive mistakes” in the 7-2 thrashing at Aston Villa, adding “a game like tonight should not happen”.
Liverpool conceded seven goals for the first time in their Premier League history – and the first time in any competition since 1963 – as they were thrashed 7-2 at Aston Villa on Sunday.
Ollie Watkins scored a first-half hat-trick as Aston Villa brought champions Liverpool’s 100 per cent start to the Premier League season to a shuddering halt with a stunning 7-2 win at Villa Park.
Boss Dean Smith admitted Aston Villa blew their chance after being knocked out of the Carabao Cup by Stoke.
Sam Vokes sent Stoke into the Carabao Cup quarter-finals after an impressive 1-0 win at Aston Villa.
Ross Barkley is cup-tied for Aston Villa after joining on a season-long loan from Chelsea on Wednesday.
Sheffield United boss Chris Wilder claimed “poor decisions” had gone against his team after the 1-0 loss at Aston Villa.
Aston Villa opened their Premier League campaign with a 1-0 home victory over 10-man Sheffield United, with Ezri Konsa netting the winner after Emiliano Martinez denied the visitors with a first-half penalty save.
Emiliano Martinez is expected to make his Aston Villa debut against Sheffield United on Monday.