Liverpool vs Burnley – Match Prediction
Liverpool to win by more than 3 goals or Over game of 3, There is never a case of under-performing when it comes to Burnley, they always give it there all no matter their opponents they next face Liverpool who are the inform team at the moment having picked up 26 points from a last possible 30.
Their last three wins against fellow top four contenders are have been more than impressive. The one thing that can stop them from blowing past Burnley will be complacency. If Burnley do manage to get the win here it will be most surprising result of the season till date.
Liverpool come into this game on the back of a impressive 2-1 win over defending league champions Manchester City on Sunday.Henderson and Coutinho’s brilliant strikes against City gave them a well deserved win and have now moved up to 5th in the table.
Liverpool are the only team in the premier league still unbeaten this calendar year and head into this game against Burnley brimming with confidence and youthful energy.
Liverpool are unbeaten in their last 11 premier league matches and has won 6 out of their last 7 matches. Liverpool who conceded 50 goals last season have kept 5 clean sheets in their last seven Premier league matches.
Liverpool have won all their last seven home games against Burnley keeping a clean sheet in each one of them, they have also won all three premier league meetings with them and has an aggregate score of 9-0.
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard is back in training but would most probably still this one out and make his comeback in the FA Cup clash against Blackburn in the weekend. Mamadou Sakho is also set to return to action for the reds after recovering from a hip problem.
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Burnley come into this match after narrowly losing to Swansea City on Sunday. The week before that they held the current league leaders Chelsea to a draw.
Burnley are currently 18th in the table with 22 points from 27 games but a few back to back wins can help them a great deal in achieving survival this season.
Burnley has won only one for their last 11 premier league games and has failed to keep a clean sheet during this period. Liverpool target Danny Ings is their form guy having scored five in his last eight premier league matches.
Burnley have no fresh injury concerns with Matthew Taylor still out after undergoing an Achilles surgery while the duo of Dean Marney and Kevin Long are out for the rest of the season.
The last time these two teams met this season, Liverpool ended up winning the game thanks to a sole goal from Sterling in the 62nd minute.
Where they are in the table
5th – Liverpool – 27 games – 48 points – (+10)GD
19th – Burnley – 27 games – 22 points – (-20)GD
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