Prediction, odds, start time, and 2024 Premier League selections for Aston Villa vs. Liverpool: top wagers for May 13

Prediction, odds, start time, and 2024 Premier League selections for Aston Villa vs. Liverpool: top wagers for May 13

When they play on Monday, Liverpool will try to play spoiler as Aston Villa looks to finish in the top four of the English Premier League. The Reds (23-9-4) had their best result since placing second in 2021–2022, finishing in third place. The Villans (20-7-9) need one victory in their remaining two games to keep up with Tottenham for fourth place. Hotspur had 63 points going into the weekend’s action, while Aston Villa had 67.
The game will begin at Villa Park in Birmingham, England, at 3 p.m. ET. As of right now, Liverpool is -130 favourites against Aston Villa (risk $130 to win $100). The over/under for the total number of goals in the match is 3.5, Aston Villa is a +300 underdog, and a draw is valued at +320. See what seasoned SportsLine soccer analyst Martin Green has to say before committing to any Liverpool vs. Aston Villa predictions.

Green started his career as a professional sports journalist and handicapper after working for a while in the sports betting sector. He has covered games all around the globe. Among his football predictions for 2023, Green was lucrative in the Champions League (+3.05 units), FA Cup (+3.07), EFL Cup (+4.47), and Euro 2024 Qualifiers (+6.30), among other events. This year, he has also performed well when selecting Premier League teams, going 21-14 (+6.92).
Green has now provided his predictions for the English Premier League and taken down Aston Villa vs. Liverpool from every perspective. To see Green’s selections, visit SportsLine at this time. The following are the trends and betting odds for Liverpool vs. Aston Villa:
•The money line for Aston Villa vs. Liverpool is Aston Villa +300, Liverpool -130, and Draw +320.
•Liverpool vs. Villa over/under: 3.5 goals; Liverpool vs. Villa spread: Liverpool -0.5 (-135)
•AV: Tied with Chelsea for sixth place with 73 goals in EPL play.
•LIV: Finish 2023–2024 with a plus–43 goal difference in league play.
•Liverpool vs. Aston Villa predictions: View selections at SportsLine

Reasons to support Liverpool

Moving forward Luis Diaz can provide the Reds some offensive punch. On April 27, the 27-year-old Colombian recorded a 2-2 tie against West Ham United with an assist on three efforts, two of which were on target. On April 7, he scored twice on six shots—two of which were on target—in a 2-2 tie with Manchester United. He has made 35 appearances in the Premier League this season, including 30 starts, with eight goals and five assists.
Dutchman Cody Gakpo, 24, has been another scoring possibility for Liverpool. In the last three games, he has one goal and two assists. During that time, he has taken 14 shots, five of which have been on target. Gakpo has seven goals and five assists in 33 games with the Reds, including 15 starts.

The reasons for supporting Aston Villa

Ollie Watkins, a forward, provides momentum to the Villans attack. Watkins has made 35 appearances, all of which have been starts. On 101 shots, including 46 on target, he has contributed 13 assists and 19 goals. In two UEFA Conference League games, he managed one goal on nine shots, three of which were on goal, against Olympiacos. On April 21, he produced two assists in a 3-1 victory against Bournemouth.
Leon Bailey, a midfielder, also contributes to the offensive. The 26-year-old Jamaican has participated in 34 games, including 21 starts, and has tallied 10 goals and nine assists on 49 shots, 16 of which have been on goal. He not only provided an assist but also scored in the 21st-April victory against Bournemouth. On April 14, he also scored a goal in a 2-0 victory over Arsenal.

How to choose teams for Liverpool vs. Aston Villa

Green is leaning over on the total after analysing the game from every perspective. He is also providing a comprehensive analysis of this English Premier League match and has locked in two secure best bets, one of which has a plus-money reward.

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