Two teams with a 100 per cent Premier League record this season meet on Sunday night as Aston Villa host Liverpool.
Dean Smith’s side have yet to concede a goal in the league after winning their opening two, though they did lose in the EFL Cup in midweek.
Jurgen Klopp’s outfit also went out in the cup, on penalties to Arsenal, but have won their opening three in the league including tests against Chelsea and the Gunners.
They will be hoping to keep pace with early leaders Everton, with the Reds and Toffees meeting after the international break in the Merseyside derby.
Here’s everything you need to know ahead of kick-off.
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When is the game?
The match kicks off at 7:15pm on Sunday at Villa Park.
Where can I watch it?
The game will be shown live on Sky Sports Premier League, Sky Sports Main Event and Ultra HD. Subscribers can also stream the fixture via the Sky Go app.
If you’re not a Sky customer you can grab a NOWTV Day Pass here to watch without a subscription.
Villa are without long-term absentees Wesley and Bjorn Engels, while Tom Heaton is on the road to recovery but unlikely to feature. Ross Barkley is in line for a debut, though it might be off the bench.
Liverpool are without Thiago and Sadio Mane due to positive coronavirus tests. Joel Matip and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain are out injured, but Jordan Henderson is back in training and could be in the squad. Kostas Tsimikas is also a doubt.
Villa: Martinez; Cash, Konsa, Mings, Targett; McGinn, Luiz, Hourihane; Trezeguet, Watkins, Grealish.
Liverpool: Alisson; Alexander-Arnold, Gomez, Van Dijk, Robertson; Keita, Fabinho, Wijnaldum; Salah, Firmino, Jota.
Villa – 9/1
Draw – 22/5
Liverpool – 4/9
Villa will make it tough for Liverpool and might revert to last season’s rather more defensive approach from the start, but the Reds should have enough to break them down even without their absent No. 10. Villa 1-2 Liverpool
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