Brendan Rodgers must make big chances following hapless defeat to Aston Villa…
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers deployed a 4-3-3 formation at home to Aston Villa yesterday, and his side performed dreadfully, deservedly losing 0-1 to Paul Lambert’s energetic outfit.
As a result, he should instead revert to the diamond formation he used at White Hart Lane a fortnight ago, when his side thrashed Tottenham 0-3, playing an impressive brand of counter attacking football.
Liverpool’s best player on that day was Raheem Sterling, and the teenage phenomenon will surely be recalled for the Champions League tie with Ludogorets.
Using the diamond formation, here’s how the Reds should lineup to put the Aston Villa nightmare to bed.
GK) Simon Mignolet
The Reds have little choice but to start the Belgian in goal.