Liverpool will welcome Tottenham Hotspur in a Premier League encounter at Anfield on Saturday the 7th. A victory in their next encounter will increase their chances of dethroning Manchester City from the top of the standings. The Reds will be looking for their fourth successive victory when they host Tottenham Hotspur in their next home match.
Liverpool has been outstanding in recent weeks in all competitions. Allison Becker’s last outing against Newcastle was historic. The goalie became the first in the top five European leagues to have 20 clean sheets this season.
Defeating the Reds at Anfield will be difficult for Tottenham Hotspur. Spurs rediscovered their form against Leicester after two dismal defeats. Heung-min Son scored two goals in quick succession after Kane scored the opener.
Liverpool vs. Tottenham Recent Form
Following a 1-0 win over Newcastle United in the Premier League, Liverpool will be looking for more of it. Liverpool had 66 percent possession and 24 shots on goal, with 10 of those shots on target. Naby Keïta was the only Liverpool player to score in the 19th minute. At least two of Newcastle United’s four shots on goal were on target.
Tottenham Hotspur defeated Leicester City by 3-1 in the Premier League. The Lily whites enjoyed 39% of the game’s possession and 13 shots on goal, 7 of which were on target. Harry Kane and Heung-Min Son scored the goals for Tottenham Hotspur in the 22nd, 60th, and 79th minutes.
On the other hand, Leicester City managed only two shots on target in their seven attempts. Leicester City’s Kelechi Iheanacho scored the game’s only goal for the visitors in the 91st minute.
In December, Liverpool’s last defeat in the English Premier League game came against Leicester. The Reds have been unquestionably among the top in all tournaments this season. Liverpool presently has 82 points after 32 matches, and they’re in second place in the standings. Klopp’s team has won four of their past five games, with one tie.
Tottenham has had one of its greatest EPL seasons. They presently lie in fifth place in the points rankings with 61 points after 31 games. Last five games, the Spurs won two. They lost two games and drew the other.
Liverpool vs. Tottenham Pre-Game Facts
Their previous head-to-head results dating back to 01/06/2019 indicate that these meetings have been rather difficult for Tottenham Hotspur. Tottenham has been unable to claim any victory.
However, Liverpool has maintained its advantage, winning 83 percent of the matches. Spurs and Liverpool tallied 17 goals. The Reds scored 12 and Spurs 5. That’s 2.83 goals per game.
Liverpool’s recent games have featured a lot of goal-scoring activity, which has become the norm. Both teams have scored twenty goals in their last six games, with 15 of those coming from Liverpool.
Tottenham Hotspur’s defense has been consistently strong lately, as seen by their goals against tally of four from their previous six games. At least 15 goals have been scored by their attack force throughout this stretch.
Spurs has not defeated Liverpool in their last eight league encounters. A lengthy stretch without a defeat. They have won all 21 of their previous league home games without losing a game.
Tottenham does not have a very impressive away record against Liverpool. However, the Lily Whites are undefeated in their past three league-away encounters.
Liverpool vs. Tottenham Predicted Lineup
Liverpool 4-3-3 Predicted Lineup: Alisson Becker, Virgil Van Dijk, Trent Alexander-Arnold, Andrew Robertson, Ibrahima Konate, Fabinho, Jordan Henderson, Naby Keïta, Mohamed Salah, Jota, and Sadio Mane.
Tottenham 3-4-3 Predicted Lineup: Hugo Lloris, Eric Dier, Cristian Romero, Davies, Rodrigo Bentancur, Emerson Royal, Ryan Sessegnon, Lucas Moura, Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg, Son Heung-min, and Harry Kane.
Liverpool vs. Tottenham Predicted Winner
We predict a victory for Liverpool at the end of the match. Tottenham Hotspur may struggle to score goals when facing a Liverpool team that has the talent to dominate in attack, midfield, and defense. Liverpool should have no trouble dominating the visitors on Saturday at the Anfield stadium.
However, the Reds cannot make the mistake of underestimating the Spurs. Tottenham Hotspur requires a full-team effort to beat Liverpool. The defense is going to face a lot of difficulties. Liverpool is anticipated to win this match, according to every betting site.
Liverpool vs. Tottenham Betting Odds
The best odds are on Liverpool to win at 1.50. You can bet a draw at 4.90 and for Tottenham Hotspur – the underdog – to win at 6.50.