Liverpool FC Vs Watford FC Preview

Liverpool FC Vs Watford FC Preview

Liverpool FC plays host to seventh-placed Watford FC on Wednesday night, aiming to extend lead over title contenders Manchester City. Jurgen Klopp’s men failed to find the back of the net against rivals Manchester United on Saturday. They are in desperate need of all three points to get back their title bid back on track.

Liverpool FC Vs Watford FC Live Streaming: Details

Date: Wednesday 27 February

Kick-off Time: 20:00 (BST)

Stadium: Anfield

Referee: Martin Atkinson

Where to watch Liverpool FC Vs Watford FC live streaming?

Liverpool FC Vs Watford FC live streaming will be available on Sky Sports Soccer Special.

Match Preview

Liverpool reclaimed top billing for the League title on Sunday, yet missed the change to go three points clear at the top. With City hosting West Ham United on the same night, Liverpool will likely need all three points to ensure the top spot in the League table.

Team News

Liverpool FC

Brazilian striker Roberto Firmino remains a doubt for the home side. Klopp might rest midfielder Dejan Lovern after his hamstring injury. Long term absentee Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain who has returned to training, remains a doubt for the clash.

Watford FC

The visitors will miss the service of full-back Jose Holebas. Isaac Success, Kiko Femenia, and Sebastian Prodl are possible doubts due to injury.

Possible Lineups

Liverpool FC: Alisson; Alexander-Arnold, Matip, Van Dijk, Robertson; Wijnaldum, Keita, Milner; Salah, Sturridge, Mane.

Watford FC: Foster; Janmaat, Cathcart, Mariappa, Masina; Doucoure, Capoue; Hughes, Pereyra; Deulofeu, Deeney.

H2H Record

Liverpool leads the head to head tier with 17 wins. Of their previous 31 meetings, the Reds have won 22 wins over Watford’s 5. Liverpool have won 5 of their last 6 meetings. The last two at Anfield ended with the home side scoring 11 goals; 6-1 and 5-0 wins.

Recent Form

Here’s how these two teams have performed in their last five fixtures in all competitions.

Liverpool FC                                          VS                                    Watford FC
Manchester United 0-0 Liverpool (24/02)                 Cardiff 1-5 Watford (22/02)
Liverpool 0-0 Bayern Munich (19/02)                         QPR 0-1 Watford (15/02)
Liverpool 3-0 Bournemouth (09/02)                           Watford 1-0 Everton (09/02)
West Ham 1-1 Liverpool (04/02)                                  Brighton 0-0 Watford (02/02)
Liverpool 1-1 Leicester City (30/01)                             Tottenham 2-1 Watford (30/01)

Prediction

ESFANews Prediction: 2 Liverpool FC – 0 Watford FC

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