Liverpool vs Aston Villa

Aston Villa 2-1 Liverpool: We Were Second Best Today, Says Rodgers

Aston Villa defeated Liverpool in the FA Cup Semi-Final to set up a final against Arsenal. Brendan Rodgers was critical about his team’s performance and admitted that the better team won. Liverpool started the FA Cup semi-final on a positive note as the Reds took the lead through Coutinho in the 30th minute. Then onwards it all went down for the Merseyside club as Aston Villa clinched an equaliser in just six minutes through Christian Benteke. Just nine minutes in the second half was all that Villa needed to score the winner and seal their passage to the finals. Captain Fabian Delph grabbed the winner to ensure that Liverpool’s season will end without any silverware. This was Gerrard’s last game at Wembley and the Liverpool legend will be ending his long-term romance with the club on a disappointing note. Liverpool manager, Brendan Rodgers, was critical about his side’s performance and he had to admit that the better side won. He […] Read more »

Arsenal v Liverpool

Rodgers: To Win A Trophy Is Very Important At Liverpool

The Reds face Aston Villa in the semi-finals of the FA Cup on Sunday and Brendan Rodgers talks about the significance of winning a trophy at Liverpool. Liverpool take on Aston Villa at the Wembley on Sunday in a bid to make through to the finals of the FA Cup. It is the only chance Liverpool have in securing silverware this season and Rodgers is aware of the importance of winning a trophy for the Merseyside club. On Sunday, should Liverpool win against Aston Villa, they will move one step closer to the FA Cup setting up a final with Arsenal or Reading. The Liverpool manager spoke about how important it is to win trophies at Liverpool and assured that they want to win this for the fans. “To win a trophy here at Liverpool is something that’s very important – that’s why we’re here,” he said. “No matter what era you’re in, you’ll always be judged here at Liverpool […] Read more »