In the upcoming fixture of the English Premier League, Liverpool FC is inviting Watford to their home turf after losing out the local derby against Manchester United in their last game and would like to undo their fate from this game because the spot for the 2nd position on the points table is still on the horizon for them so they would want to pursue that with a win in this match. For the guests, they will also come to this match with battered morale after being defeated by Arsenal in their last match. For Liverpool, it would be an important match to win so all eyes will be on Liverpool FC for this game. The preview of this match is listed below.
When and where –
This match is to be played at Anfield Stadium, Liverpool, England. The ground has a capacity of 54, 074 and it may drizzle in Liverpool which would only add to the excitement of this game. The clash will take place at 11:00 PM (IST) on March 17, 2018 and this match will be available to watch on Sony LIV app.
Liverpool FC – W D W W W L
Watford – D W L W W L
Eight players from the first squad ruled out from this game for the guests. Kiko Femenia is expected to get a starting berth in this game. Troy Deeney is also expected to feature in this game for the guests even though he missed out on a penalty in the last match. There are few changes that can be expected from the side that lost to Arsenal in their last game.
Jordan Henderson will be given a starting berth in this game. Joel Matip is expected to replace Dejan Lovren in this game given the latter’s performance against Manchester United in the last game. Georgino Wijnaldum is expected to feature in this game and would replace Alex Oxlade Chamberlain in this game. Nathaniel Clyne is reported to be injured and he would not play tin this match.
Liverpool FC – Karius (GK), Robertson, Dijk, Matip, Alexander-Arnold, Wijnaldum, Henderson, Can, Mane, Firmino, Salah
Watford – Karnezis (GK), Janmaat, Prodl, Mariappa, Britos, Capoe, Doucoure, Femenia, Pereyra, Richarlison, Deeney
Our bet is on the home team for this game because they have been the better so far in this season and it is their home ground in where Liverpool remains undefeated in their last 17 home matches and Liverpool has won their last 4 home matches against Watford in all competitions.
THIS WAT VS LIV MATCH PREVIEW IS BASED ON OUR RESEARCH AND UNDERSTANDING FROM VARIOUS NEWS SOURCES. YOU CAN SELECT YOUR OWN PLAYING 11 ON THE BASIS OF TEAM NEWS.