Liverpool vs Newcastle Preview and Prediction:
|Start Date||3rd March 2018 – 17:30 GMT|
Rafa Benitez faces a huge premier League take a look at on his return to Anfield on Saturday as Newcastle will should find a way to stop Jurgen Klopp’s free-scoring Liverpool.
Liverpool have scored nine goals of their last games, thrashing Porto 5-0 away in the Champions League earlier than dismantling West Ham 4-1 at Anfield to briefly go 2nd in the table.
Manchester United retook second spot through beating Chelsea, but the race to finish in the top 4 is heating up with Champions League qualification on the road as simply six points separate 2nd from fifth.
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|2018-03-03||English Premier League||Liverpool||0-0||Newcastle|
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|2014-05-11||English Premier League||Liverpool||2-1||Newcastle|
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illness kept Georginio Wijnaldum and Danny Ings out towards West Ham but he is predicted to recover for the go to of former club Newcastle.
Jordan Henderson has been suffering with injury in latest matches and will remain monitored.
Ciaran Clark returned to the matchday squad last weekend however there’s still no sign of Jesus Gamez.
assume Newcastle to line up in a similar fashion to how they performed towards Manchester city earlier in the season.
Rafa Benitez has a selection to make whether to play Dwight Gayle in opposition to his preferred opponent (4 goals scored) or Joselu, who will be higher at maintaining up the play.
Expected Lineup Of Liverpool
lineup: Karius; Robertson, Van Dijk, Matip, Alexander-Arnold; Wijnaldum, Henderson, Oxlade-Chamberlain; Mane, Firmino, Salah
Missing Players Of Liverpool
Expected Lineup Of Newcastle
lineup: Dubravka; Yedlin, Lejeune, Lascelles, Clark, Dummett; Murphy, Hayden, Diame, Kennedy; Joselu
Missing Players Of Newcastle