Liverpool vs West Ham United: Match Preview & Betting Tips
Anfield will be home to an interesting encounter this weekend as Liverpool F.C host West Ham United in a match they’ll be looking to breeze through. The Reds will be hoping to dethrone Manchester City to take the top spot in Premier League standings by defeating the West Ham squad.
Will they succeed? Read on to find our football betting tips and predictions on the Liverpool vs West Ham United clash.
Liverpool vs West Ham United Head-to-Head
The Reds and the Hammers have locked horns eight times over the last 5 years, including Premier League fixtures and others. Six of these matches were won by Liverpool F.C. One resulted in a West Ham victory, and one ended in a draw.
As far as the current form is concerned, the Liverpool squad will head into the match with six consecutive wins. They remain undefeated in their last 27 home games and their home record this season is 10-3-0. With a stellar form and a brilliant record, Jurgen Klopp’s men seem unbeatable in this week’s clash.
West Ham United are currently sitting on the sixth spot on the English Premier League table. They’ve managed to stay unbeaten in their last four matches but winning against the mighty Liverpool in their own backyard may be too optimistic.
Liverpool vs West Ham United Team News
In Liverpool news, the team will be without Firmino due to a muscle injury. However, Alcantara might be joining the team after recovering from a hamstring issue. Klopp might be making big changes in the Liverpool line-up following their EFL Cup victory, so many of their players may be resting this week.
As for West Ham United, one thing they can look forward to is Manuel Lanzini coming back into the team to face the Reds. Soucek might be out due to an elbow injury
Liverpool vs West Ham United Betting Tips
West Ham United have been unable to impress as of lately while Liverpool seem to be at their best. Following their EFC Cup victory and recent form, we predict Liverpool to cruise to victory on this one.