Premier League Match Preview: Bournemouth vs Liverpool

Liverpool could finish the weekend top of the Premier League, as current leaders Manchester City are away to Chelsea on Saturday evening.

Bournemouth’s four-game losing streak came to an end in midweek, although they were forced to survive a second-half onslaught against Huddersfield. Fatigue could be an issue for Eddie Howe’s side this weekend.

Team News

Bournemouth- Lewis Cook has been ruled out for six-nine months after he ruptured his anterior cruciate ligament against Huddersfield on Tuesday.

With Dan Gosling also ruled out for Bournemouth, Andrew Surman will start in central midfield alongside Jefferson Lerma.

Eddie Howe will have to assess the fitness of his players after surviving a second half onslaught against Huddersfield in midweek. Various betting options are available on site for this weekend games.

Liverpool- Joseph Gomez suffered a fracture to his lower left leg in Liverpool’s 3-1 win over Burnley on Wednesday and is sidelined for up to six weeks.

Andrew Robertson and Sadio Mane missed the midweek match through injury and remain doubts here. With their crucial final Champions League group game next week, Jurgen Klopp will take no risks with the latter.

Joel Matip will hope to keep his place in the starting XI, with Dejan Lovren more likely to start in the Champions League next week.

Roberto Firmino and Mohamed Salah were dropped to the bench against Burnley and will be considered from the start this weekend.

Match Facts

Liverpool have been drawing at halftime and winning at full time in their last 3 matches in Premier League

Liverpool has been winning at both half time and full time in 7 of their last 9 matches against Bournemouth in all competitions.

Liverpool are undefeated in their last 16 matches (Premier League).

There have been over 2.5 goals scored in Bournemouth’s last 6 Premier League games.

Bournemouth has seen over 2.5 goals in their last 5 matches against Liverpool in all competitions.

Liverpool has scored at least 2 goals in their last 5 away matches against Bournemouth in all competitions.

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As at the time this post Bournemouth has 5.83 odd to win the match on NaijaBet while Liverpool has 1.58 odd to win the match, the odd to draw the match is 4.49.

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