He Brightonthird of the Premier League and fashionable team in English soccer, took a 'six' (6-1) on the field of Aston Villa, coached by the Spanish Unai Emery.
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The team of Roberto De Zerbi had three consecutive victories in the championship before suffering their second defeat of the season in Birmingham.
Their place on the podium with 15 points, the same as Aston Villa (4th), is threatened by Tottenham (5th, 14), who host Liverpool (2nd, 16), and Arsenal (6th, 14), who visit to Bournemouth (17th).
Before him Aston Villa, he Brightn received three goals in 12 minutes: Ollie Watkins (14 and 21) and one on Pervis Estupiñán's own goal, after a shot by Moussa Diaby (26).
De Zerbi made three changes at half-time to revitalize his attack. The Spanish Ansu Fati entered and responded with a goal (50).
But the comeback attempt was destroyed by three more goals: Watkins scored his hat trick (65) and Jacob Ramsey (85) and Douglas Luiz (90+7) also scored.
UP THE VILLA! - pic.twitter.com/i6qVhjFiYr
— Aston Villa (@AVFCOfficial) September 30, 2023
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