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LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, September 26, 2015: Liverpool's Mamadou Sakho and Emre Can arrive at Anfield before the Premier League match against Aston Villa. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Confirmed Liverpool lineup vs. Aston Villa – Sturridge and Ings start up front

Liverpool host Aston Villa at Anfield this afternoon (3pm BST kick-off), looking for their first win in seven games.

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Sunday, September 20, 2015: Liverpool's Danny Ings celebrates scoring the first goal with teammates during the Premier League match against Norwich City at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Predicted Liverpool lineup vs Aston Villa: Ings and Sturridge to lead Reds attack

We take a look at the team selection options for Liverpool against Aston Villa.

Video: Brendan Rodgers’ pre-Villa press conference

Under pressure Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers previews Saturday’s match against Aston Villa.

KOP Preview: Sturridge key for Liverpool to hit 200 goal milestone vs. Villa

The Kop magazine’s Chris McLoughlin previews Aston Villa’s trip to Anfield on Saturday.

LONDON, ENGLAND - Sunday, April 19, 2015: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers and Aston Villa's manager Tim Sherwood during the FA Cup Semi-Final match at Wembley Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

View from Villa: Talking Benteke, Sherwood, Rodgers and more

Ahead of Aston Villa’s visit to Anfield on Saturday (3pm kick off BST), we get the view from the away end

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK - Wednesday, July 16, 2014: Liverpool's Tiago Ilori in action against Brondby IF during a preseason friendly match at Brøndby Stadion. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Tim Sherwood: Tiago Ilori “could be an exceptional player”

After signing Tiago Ilori on loan at the end of the transfer window, Aston Villa manager Tim Sherwood has praised the Liverpool centre-back

BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - Easter Sunday, March 31, 2013: Aston Villa's Christian Benteke scores the first goal against Liverpool during the Premiership match at Villa Park. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Christian Benteke: Remembering the striker’s 5 goals against Liverpool

With Christian Benteke now officially a Liverpool player, Henry Jackson takes a look back at the five times the Belgian has scored against the Reds.

LONDON, ENGLAND - Sunday, April 19, 2015: Aston Villa's Christian Benteke celebrates scoring the first equalising goal against Liverpool during the FA Cup Semi-Final match at Wembley Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

No bids for Benteke as Villa look to keep hold of Liverpool target

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LONDON, ENGLAND - Sunday, April 19, 2015: Aston Villa's Christian Benteke celebrates scoring the first equalising goal against Liverpool during the FA Cup Semi-Final match at Wembley Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Christian Benteke’s FA Cup final performance proves he’s not the striker Liverpool need

With Aston Villa losing 4-0 to Arsenal in Sunday’s FA Cup final, Jack Lusby assesses the performance of Liverpool target Christian Benteke.

LONDON, ENGLAND - Sunday, April 19, 2015: Liverpool's Alberto Moreno and Joe Allen tackle Aston Villa's Christian Benteke during the FA Cup Semi-Final match at Wembley Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool’s Nearly Men: The players who need to shape up, or ship out

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LONDON, ENGLAND - Sunday, April 19, 2015: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers and Aston Villa's manager Tim Sherwood during the FA Cup Semi-Final match at Wembley Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

“Liverpool will learn from FA Cup semi-final disappointment” — Brendan Rodgers

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers hopes his players will learn from another chastening big-game defeat after admitting his side were inhibited by their Wembley appearance.

LONDON, ENGLAND - Sunday, April 19, 2015: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers during the FA Cup Semi-Final match against Aston Villa at Wembley Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Rodgers: Gerrard was excellent but collectively we didn’t perform

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LONDON, ENGLAND - Sunday, April 19, 2015: Liverpool's captain Steven Gerrard looks dejected as Aston Villa score the second goal during the FA Cup Semi-Final match at Wembley Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Aston Villa 2-1 Liverpool: Player Ratings

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LONDON, ENGLAND - Sunday, April 19, 2015: Liverpool's captain Steven Gerrard looks dejected as Aston Villa score the second goal during the FA Cup Semi-Final match at Wembley Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool 1-2 Aston Villa: Reds Crash Out Of FA Cup

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LONDON, ENGLAND - Sunday, April 19, 2015: Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho Correia in action against Aston Villa during the FA Cup Semi-Final match at Wembley Stadium. (Pic by Gareth Jones/Propaganda)

Aston Villa vs. Liverpool, FA Cup Semi-Final – LIVE

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SWANSEA, ENGLAND - Monday, March 16, 2015: Liverpool's captain Steven Gerrard after the 1-0 victory over Swansea City during the Premier League match at the Liberty Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Confirmed Liverpool lineup for FA Cup semi final: Gerrard starts, Lucas out

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LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, September 27, 2014: Liverpool's Martin Skrtel in action against Everton during the Premier League match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Predicted Liverpool lineup vs. Aston Villa: Skrtel and Gerrard to start

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LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Tuesday, November 4, 2014: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers and Martin Skrtel during a training session at Melwood Training Grounds ahead of the UEFA Champions League Group B match against PFC Ludogorets Razgrad. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool vs. Aston Villa: Team news and LFC provisional squad

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KINGSTON-UPON-THAMES, ENGLAND - Monday, January 5, 2015: Liverpool's captain Steven Gerrard in action against AFC Wimbledon during the FA Cup 3rd Round match at the Kingsmeadow Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

3 Key Selection Questions for Liverpool vs. Aston Villa

Ahead of Sunday’s FA Cup semi-final clash with Aston Villa, Jack Lusby addresses three key selection questions for Liverpool.

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, September 13, 2014: Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho Correias his shot hit the Aston Villa post during the Premier League match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Aston Villa facing injury crisis ahead of FA Cup semi final

Liverpool’s FA Cup semi final opponents Aston Villa are facing an injury crisis ahead of Sunday’s match at Wembley.

FA Cup Semi-Finals Draw: Liverpool or Blackburn face Aston Villa at Wembley

Liverpool will play Aston Villa in the FA Cup semi-finals should they beat Blackburn Rovers in their quarter-final replay.

BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - Saturday, January 17, 2015: Liverpool's Rickie Lambert celebrates scoring the second goal against Aston Villa during the Premier League match at Villa Park. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Rickie Lambert “decides to stay at Liverpool” and turn down Aston Villa move

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LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, December 6, 2014: Liverpool's Rickie Lambert shows his frustration at the assistant referee as his side are held to a goal-less draw against Sunderland during the Premier League match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Aston Villa make £5 million deadline day bid for Rickie Lambert

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