iverpool conceded to 7-2 against Aston Villa. The defending Premier League champions were handed over a harsh reality check by Aston Villa with them defeating the Reds by 7-2.
It was Ollie Watkins who opened the scoring board for the home side in the 4th minute of the match. He then went on for a hat-trick with two goals at 22nd and 39th minute. He sure was on fire in this match. However, the Reds had the scoreboard running as well. Mohamed Salah scored a brace fort he Reds but it did not make much of a difference.
John McGinn’s strike deflected off Virgil Van Dijk made it four for Aston Villa. Ross Barkley scored his first goal for the new team as well. Jack Grealish then hit a second-half brace to make it 7 for the night. Hence, Liverpool conceded for 7-2 for the first time since 1963. Further, fans are also connecting this big defeat to the recent defeat of Man Utd, which conceded 6 Goals.
Moreover, after such a devastating defeat for Liverpool twitter has not held back in trolling the team. Here’s what twitter has to say.
The best tweets on the match!
B/R football has sarcastically mocked the team for conceding seven goals.
Aston Villa 7-2 Liverpool
— B/R Football (@brfootball) October 4, 2020
Further, Villa Analytics states that the 7th goal is the maximum goal that Liverpool has ever conceded in the Premier League.
Aston Villa’s 7th goal means this is the most goals Liverpool have ever conceded in a Premier League game.
— Villa Analytics (@VillaAnalytics) October 4, 2020
Piers Morgan writes that Liverpool has suddenly gone from being the best team in the world to the worst team on Merseyside.
Liverpool appear to have suddenly gone from the best team in the world to the worst team on Merseyside.
— Piers Morgan (@piersmorgan) October 4, 2020
Squakwka Football mocks the team by saying that in 2004-05 the Chelsea team conceded 15 goals across an entire 38 -game Premier League season. Liverpool and Man Utd have conceded 13 combined in just two matches.
In 2004-05, José Mourinho's Chelsea team conceded 15 goals across an entire 38-game Premier League season.
Liverpool and Man Utd have conceded 13 combined… today. pic.twitter.com/kV9lwuVzzB
— Squawka Football (@Squawka) October 4, 2020
Moreover, some people are also saying that this could be a relief for the Man Utd fans after there devastating defeat as well.
— Neil Clark (@NeilClark66) October 4, 2020
Man Utd & Liverpool fans right now pic.twitter.com/OVco6Xd1Fh
— Mo Gilligan (@MoTheComedian) October 4, 2020
Klopp after seeing Man Utd get all the media attention after conceding 6 goals: pic.twitter.com/IExULI7dy8
— Footy Humour (@FootyHumour) October 4, 2020