League leaders Liverpool will host 5th placed Arsenal in the most anticipated game of the next round in the English Premier League.
Liverpool vs Arsenal Head to Head
|Last H2H games since 2000||Last 10 games at Liverpool||Last meeting|
|Liverpool||5 W/ 8 D/ 7 L||3 W/ 4 D/ 3 L||D|
|Arsenal||7 W/ 8 D/ 5 L||3 W/ 4 D/ 3 L||D|
Worth mentioning : The last two meetings ended in goal draws. 23 goals were scored in the last 5 meetings between the teams, averaging over 4,5 goals per game. Liverpool are unbeaten in their last 5 meetings against their Saturday opponent at Anfield, with 24 goals scored across the games. In all those games, the fans saw over 2,5 goals scored, with only the most recent outing not seeing both sides scoring. Prior to that, Arsenal were on a run of scoring in all of the last 14 clashes that took place in Liverpool.
Last game between the teams: 03.11.2018 Arsenal – Liverpool 1:1; Lacazette 82’; Milner 61’
Last game at this venue: 27.08.2017 Liverpool – Arsenal 4:0; Firmino 17’, Mane 40’, Salah 57’, Sturridge 77’.
Liverpool vs Arsenal Stats
as of: 27.12.2018
|Last game||Last 10|
|Liverpool||Win||9 W/ 0 D/ 1 L||5 W/ 0 D/ 0 L|
|Arsenal||Draw||6 W/ 2 D/ 2 L||2 W/ 2 D/ 1 L|
Worth mentioning: Liverpool are on a 7 game winning run. It was Arsenal who last managed to spoil the party for the Merseysiders when the two sides drew at the Emirates. Liverpool did not win just 2 games at home all season – a boring draw against City, and a loss against Chelsea in EFL cup. From the last 5 home games for Liverpool, there have been over 2,5 goals scored only in the two most recent outings. Liverpool have kept 4 clean sheets in these games.
The Gunners have scored in all of their away games so far this season. Four of the last 5 Arsenal visits have finished with both teams scoring and producing over 2,5 goals.
Last game Liverpool: 26.12.2018 Liverpool – Newcastle 4:0; Lovren 11’, Salah 47’, Shaqiri 79’, Fabinho 85’.
Last game Arsenal: 26.12.2018 Brighton – Arsenal 1:1; Locadia 35’; Aubameyang 7’.
Top performers Liverpool: Mohamed Salah is with 12 goals and 6 assists. Sadio Mane 7 goals, 1 assist and Xherdan Shaqiri 6 goals 2 assists.
Top performers Arsenal: Pierre Emerick Aubameyang is the leading goalscorer in the entire Premier League with his 13 goals. Alexandre Lacazette has added another 6, while also delivering 5 assists. Recently injured Mkhitaryan is on 4 goals.
Liverpool vs Arsenal News
Missing players Liverpool: Joel Matip, Joe Gomez, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain will all miss the game for Jurgen Klopp’s side.
Missing players Arsenal: Nacho Monreal, Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Hector Bellerin, Emile Smith-Rowe, Shkodran Mustafi, Rob Holding, Danny Welbeck and Konstantinos Mavropanos are all injured. Only Mavropanos, Monreal and Mustafi have a chance of recovering on time.
Liverpool vs Arsenal Predictions
Liverpool to win & both teams to score
Over 2,5 goals