Ollie Watkins sang Penghancur Liverpool

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Senin, 05 Okt 2020 12:12 WIB
BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 04: Ollie Watkins of Aston Villa  celebrates after he scores his teams fourth goal and his hat-rick  during the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Liverpool at Villa Park on October 04, 2020 in Birmingham, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Rui Vieira - Pool/Getty Images)
Ollie Watkins Sang Penghancur Liverpool (Getty Images/Pool)
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Aston Villa mencukur Liverpool 7-2. Ollie Watkins jadi bintang kemenangan yang hat-trick ke gawang The Reds.

Liga Inggris pekan keempat memberikan kejutan. Sang juara bertahan Liverpool hancur 2-7 dari Aston Villa di Villa Park, Senin (5/9) dini hari WIB.

Babak pertama, Aston Villa sudah menjebol empat kali gawang The Reds. Tiga gol ditambah di babak kedua.

Gol-gol Aston Villa dicetak oleh hat-trick Ollie Watkins, John McGinn, Ross Barkley, dan brace Jack Grealish. Liverpool cuma bisa membalas lewat dua gol Mohamed Salah.

Cuplikan pertandingannya dapat disaksikan via Mola TV. Dengan klik, di link berikut ini.

Bintang kemenangan Aston Villa dalam pertandingan tersebut adalah Ollie Watkins. Tiga golnya dibuat di babak pertama, benar-benar membuat Liverpool remuk-redam.

Gol pertamanya di menit keempat adalah hasil kesalahan kiper Adrian. Dia memberi operan pendek ke Joe Gomez yang justru dapat mudah direbut Jack Grealish. Nama terakhir tinggal menyodorkan ke Ollie Watkins dan striker tersebut dengan mudah menyelesaikannya.

BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 04: Ollie Watkins of Aston Villa  celebrates after he scores his team's fourth goal and his hat-rick  during the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Liverpool at Villa Park on October 04, 2020 in Birmingham, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Rui Vieira - Pool/Getty Images)Ollie Watkins sang penghancur Liverpool (Getty Images/Pool)

Gol kedua Ollie Watkins diciptakan di menit ke-22. Dirinya berlari mengejar umpan terobosan dari Grealish di sisi kanan pertahanan Liverpool.

Watkins bergerak masuk ke kotak penalti. Sedikit meliak-liuk mengoceh Joe Gomez dan kembali mengoyak gawang Liverpool.

Gol ketiganya, dibuat via sundulan. Berawal dari bola mati yanng dikirim Ross Barkley, Trezeguet melanjutkan operan ke tengah dan disambut Watkins tanpa terkawal yang mudah menjebol gawang Adrian.

BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 04: Ollie Watkins of Aston Villa  celebrates after he scores his team's fourth goal and his hat-rick  during the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Liverpool at Villa Park on October 04, 2020 in Birmingham, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Rui Vieira - Pool/Getty Images)Sundulan Ollie Watkins yang menjebol gawang Liverpool (Getty Images/Pool)

Siapa Ollie Watkins?

Dilansir dari Transfermarkt, Ollie Watkins merupakan pemain asli Inggris. Dia direkrut Aston Villa dari klub Divisi Championship, Brentford.

Artinya, inilah musim pertama Ollie Watkins bermain di Premier League. Dari tiga pertandingan yang dijalaninya, sudah tiga gol dan satu assist disumbangkan.

Ollie Watkins masih muda, masih berusia 24 tahun. Dirinya biasa bermain sebagai penyerang tengah, tapi juga kadang bisa ditaruh di sayap kanan dan kiri.

BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 04: Ollie Watkins of Aston Villa  celebrates after he scores his team's fourth goal and his hat-rick  during the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Liverpool at Villa Park on October 04, 2020 in Birmingham, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Rui Vieira - Pool/Getty Images)Ollie Watkins menjalani musim perdananya di Premier League bersama Aston Villa (Getty Images/Pool)

Karier bermainnya paling banyak di Brentford. Dia sudah bermain sebanyak 143 kali dengan raihan 49 gol da 17 assist.

Maka, apakah Ollie Watkins masih bisa melanjutkan kejutannya di Premier League?

(aff/cas)