Dean Smith’s men put on a splendid showing and the managed to annihilate Liverpool throughout the ninety minutes.
Ollie Watkins scored a hat trick for the home side and Jack Grealish bagged a brace in what was one of the most stunning performances in the Premier League in the recent years.
Liverpool started the game with a calamitous error from Adrian and they kept on gifting goals to the home side with poor defensive mistakes one after another.
The Reds will take on Everton in the Merseyside derby in their next game and it will be interesting to see if they can bounce back with a strong reaction.
This was their heaviest defeat under Jurgen Klopp and the German manager will have to find out a solution quickly.
Liverpool were without the likes of Thiago, Allison and Sadio Mane here but they still had enough to beat Aston Villa and today’s performance is simply unacceptable.
With Alisson ruled out for several, Liverpool will probably need to invest in a new keeper or promoted a youth player now.
Meanwhile, Aston Villa continued their amazing start to the season and it will be interesting to see if they can build on this and put together a winning run in now.
The likes of Man City and Man United have all conceded heavy defeats recently and it will be interesting to see how the unpredictable season unfolds in the coming months.