Richarlison's sly dig at Liverpool did not get missed by Everton fans ahead of the Merseyside derby. The Reds were utterly dominated by Aston Villa in a shock 7-2 result – the worst result a reigning Premier League champion has suffered in the league. Ollie Watkins scored a perfect hat-trick while there were also goals for Jack Grealish, Ross Barkley and John McGinn.
Villa Park welcomed back European football for the first time in seven years as Villa faced Banik Ostrava (Czech Republic) in the first round of the UEFA Cup. Dr Jozef Venglos was now the Aston Villa...
With Aston Villa's training ground still closed due to a coronavirus outbreak, the Premier League have moved to call off Sunday's game.