Liverpool & Bournemouth meet on Match-day 4
It’s a trip to Anfield for sixteenth placed Liverpool on Saturday, as they take on fifteenth placed Bournemouth.
Liverpool arrive at this fixture, having secured two points so far this season
Liverpool will take a huge positive from their recent 2-1 win against Manchester United at Old Trafford.
Also, with two draws in three fixtures, Liverpool need to develop a strategy for getting over the line in games. With two points, they currently sit sixteenth in the League. The breakdown for the team’s record is 0 wins, 1 losses and 2 draws having drawn two games and lost one game.
Playing at home, Liverpool have drawn one game.
Victory for Liverpool would take their points tally to 5 so far this season.
Liverpool’s squad has depth, but even so, Jurgen Klopp is likely to be missing ten of they key players when they start Saturday’s game.
This season’s Premier League campaign, has so far seen Bournemouth achieve three points
Having lost to Arsenal in their last game, Scott Parker’s men must reset and try to gain a positive result in this match.
Also, with an unfortunate Bournemouth that has not managed to win in their last League so far, Scott Parker’s men form is worryingly poor. The Cherries should solve their trend if they don’t want to occupy the lasts places in the League Table. With a fifteenth position in the league and 1 wins, 2 losses and 0 draws, they currently have three points in the League having won one game and lost two meetings.
Playing away from home, Bournemouth have lost one game.
A win in this fixture, would take Bournemouth’s points from 3 to 6, so far this season.
Bournemouth are no strangers this season to illness and injury and Scott Parker is concerned that Saturday’s fixture could see him without six of his key players
Liverpool v Bournemouth – Head-to-Heads.
Regarding their historical duels Liverpool and Bournemouth have faced each other 13 times in the past, with the balance of wins sitting in Liverpool’s favour (11 – 1). Further, eleven of the past 13 fixtures between Liverpool and Bournemouth have resulted in a Liverpool win. March 2020 was the most recent time these two clashed in this competition and Liverpool took all three points winning 2-1.
For Liverpool, Mohamed Salah is a top performing player who has scoredtwo goals in three League matches this campaign, while Jefferson Lerma contributed withtwo goals in three League games this Premier League Season for Bournemouth.