Liverpool are hosting Tottenham this Sunday. With their sights set on the Premier League, every bout will be a crucial one. Tottenham, meanwhile, will be looking to regain some lost honour after several recent losses.
Liverpool vs Tottenham Match Predictions
While Spurs haven’t been enjoying a great run lately, with three defeats in their last four games, the Reds shouldn’t let their guard down. While Liverpool haven’t been at their best lately, they’ve still been able to scrape a handful of wins – so who knows what might happen here.
Liverpool vs Tottenham Betting Tips
- Goals Over 3.5 – 33/20
Head to Head
- Liverpool have beaten Tottenham 81 times, compared to just 48 games in Tottenham’s favour and 42 draws
- This is their first match this year; Tottenham’s last win was in 2017
- Both teams are said to be interested in signing the Inter Milan centre-back Milan Skriniar this summer, along with several others
Liverpool Team News
Five injured players, each thought unlikely to be fit for Sunday’s match, have been confirmed to be returning to the squad. Joe Gomez, Dejan Lovren, Jordan Henderson, Naby Keita, and Xherdan Shaqiri will all be available for selection, and Lovren looks likely to be selected to play centre-half alongside van Dijk.
Liverpool starting XI: Sadio Mane, Roberto Firmino, Mohamed Salah, Georgino Wijnaldum, Naby Keita, Dejan Lovren, Andrew Robertson, Joel Matip, Virgil van Dijk, Trent Alexander-Arnold, Alisson Ramses Becker
Tottenham Team News
Serge Aurier is unlikely to play in Sunday’s match due to injury and it is currently in question whether Eric Dier will make it either. However, Kieran Trippier is confirmed to be recovered and returning to the squad in time for Sunday. Reports indicate that Ivan Perisic is being mooted for a transfer, but nothing concrete has yet emerged.
Tottenham Starting XI: Harry Kane, Hugo Lloris, Alexis Sanchez, Lucas Moura, Dele Alli, Danny Rose, Kieran Trippier, Jan Vertonghen, Christian Erikson, Moussa Sissoko, Kyle Walker-Peters