Liverpool and Manchester City lock horns at the Anfield in what is definitely the biggest game of Premier League on this New Year’s Eve.
Liverpool enjoyed a 4-1 home victory over Stoke City on Tuesday to extend their unbeaten run at Anfield to 10 games in all competition, which include 8 in the league.
The home form of the Reds is the third best in the league so far this season. They have gathered 20 point out of possible 24 point. Going into this game, Jurgen Klopp’s men sits 2nd on the log with 40 points, 1 point and position better than their Saturday opponent.
Manchester City has been able to steady the ship after their 2 games loss on match day 14 and 15.
The citizens currently enjoys 3 games winning streak, netting 7 goals, and conceding once in their last 3 league games. In addition, Manchester City away league form is the 2nd best so far this season.
The Citizens has been able to gather 21 points from 9 away league games played so far. Pep Guardiola’s side sits 3rd on the log, 1 point and position adrift their Saturday’s host.
The Reds have won five of their last six against City in all competitions.
Coutinho and Ings are the only injury problems for the home side.
Manchester City picked up a convincing 3-0 win over Hull City in their last game and will be heading into this game with a lot of confidence.
Gundogan, Kompany and Delph are all expected to miss out on the trip to Anfield.
Predicted Liverpool Starting Lineup (4-3-3): Mignolet; Clyne, Matip, Lovren, Milner; Wijnaldum, Lallana, Henderson; Mane, Origi, Firmino
Predicted Manchester City Starting Lineup (4-2-3-1): Bravo; Sagna, Otamendi, Stones, Clichy; Fernandinho, Toure; Sterling, Silva, De Bruyne; Aguero
Both Teams To Score And Liverpool ToWin