Liverpool Fc Vs Norwich Match Preview Free Prediction07/08/2019 14:42
Liverpool Fc Vs Norwich Match Preview Free Prediction
The Premier League (PL) returns as last season’s runners-up, and Champions League winners Liverpool, welcome newly-promoted Norwich to Anfield. The home side are unbeaten in six straight PL opening day fixtures (W5, D1), and went unbeaten in front of their own fans last season (W17, D2).
Furthermore, the ‘Reds’ are on a current 11-match winning streak (PL) against newly promoted sides. Ten of those were won with at least a two-goal margin, and eight were victories ‘to nil’. In nine of those wins Liverpool were completely dominant, leading at half-time and scoring in both halves.
Opponents Norwich ran away with the Championship last season, picking up 94 points (W27, D13, L6) – the joint-fourth best tally in the last decade. This is a tough opener, but Norwich are unbeaten in their last three opening season games (W1, D2) – all were away from home, and involved both teams scoring.
The visitors’ league matches averaged 3.26 goals last term, and 47.83% featured over 3.5. There could be more here, as the seven PL H2Hs between these sides since 2012 have featured a whopping 5.23 goals per match, with the last four witnessing both teams score.
Players to watch: Sadio Mané (LIV) scored five goals in six PL matches against newly promoted sides last season.
Norwich’s experienced striker Teemu Pukki scored 29 goals from 43 league appearances last season – of those, 75.86% came via his right-foot.
Stat attack: Last season, Liverpool won 89.47% of the home matches that they started as favorites – the division’s second highest percentage.
Liverpool have won their last nine PL games, with both teams scoring in five of those matches.
Norwich have been shown just eight yellow cards across the last six H2Hs (1.33 on average).
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Both teams to score – Yes @ 2.25