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Liverpool vs Crystal Palace – Match preview, Team News, lineups, H2H & Match Stats

Liverpool vs Crystal Palace – Match preview, Team News, lineups, H2H & Match Stats

Liverpool will host Crystal Palace at Anfield in a premier league tie this evening. They will be hoping to get maximum point to move closer to the title.

Liverpool are coming from a disappointing 0-0 Derby draw against Everton, this is their second time in their last three Premier league match without scoring a goal.

Crystal Palace are in great form winning their last four Premier league match, they are currently on nineth position and a win could move them one place up.

Team News

James Milner and Joel matip both went off with an injury during the match against Everton and will not be available in today’s match.

Mohamed Salah and Andrew Robertson both miss out in the derby match against Everton but they are both likely to start in today’s match.

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Crystal Palace will be without James Tomkins, Jeffrey Schlupp and Martin Kelly through injury. Apart this three players their no other injury players for Crystal Palace.

Liverpool possible starting lineup:
Alisson; Alexander-Arnold, Lovren, Van Dijk, Andrew Robertson ; Henderson, Fabinho, Wijnaldum; Salah, Firmino, Mane

Crystal Palace possible starting lineup:
Guaita; Ward, Dann, Cahill, Van Aanholt; Kouyate, Milivojevic, McArthur; Ayew, Benteke, Zaha

Head to Head

2019-11-23 Crystal Palace 1-2 Liverpool
2019-01-19 Liverpool 4-3 Crystal Palace
2018-08-20 Crystal Palace 0-2 Liverpool
2018-03-31 Crystal Palace 1-2 Liverpool
2017-08-19 Liverpool 1-0 Crystal Palace

Match Stats (Opta)

  • Liverpool have won their last five Premier League games against Crystal Palace since losing 1-2 at Anfield back in April 2017.
  • Crystal Palace’s last three Premier League wins against Liverpool have all been at Anfield – in 2014-15, 2015-16 and 2016-17.
  • Liverpool have won their last 22 Premier League games at Anfield, the best ever winning run at home in English top-flight history.
  • After a run of scoring in 36 consecutive Premier League games, Liverpool have now failed to find the back of the net in two of their last three. They’ve dropped more points in these three games (5 – W1 D1 L1) than they had in their previous 38 league matches combined (4 – W36 D2 L0).
  • Crystal Palace have won each of their last four Premier League matches, the longest current winning run in the competition. They’ve only won more consecutively in the competition twice – five in December 1992 and five in April 2014.

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