Opta Stats: Fulham v Liverpool
Liverpool can move back to the top of the Premier League with a win over Fulham. Opta weighs up the odds.
"Liverpool are unbeaten in their last 11 Premier League games against promoted sides (W10 D1), winning the last eight in a row. They’ve scored 31 goals and conceded just four in that run since a 0-2 loss at Hull in February 2017."
Fulham have lost their last five Premier League meetings with Liverpool since a 1-0 win at Anfield in May 2012. Liverpool are [1.27] to win.
Liverpool have won their last two Premier League away games against Fulham - they've never won three in a row on the road against the Cottagers in the top-flight. The draw half-time/Leeds full-time double result is [4.6].
None of Fulham's 13 Premier League home meetings with Liverpool have finished as a draw, with the Cottagers winning five and losing eight. A Fulham win is [13.0].
Liverpool are unbeaten in their last 11 Premier League games against promoted sides (W10 D1), winning the last eight in a row. They've scored 31 goals and conceded just four in that run since a 0-2 loss at Hull in February 2017. Liverpool are [1.8] to win half-time/full-time.
Fulham have lost nine of their last 10 Premier League games (W1), including each of the last six in a row. They've not lost more consecutively in the top-flight since a run of 11 in February 1962. Liverpool are [2.14] to win to nil.
Liverpool have conceded more goals in their 10 Premier League games in 2019 (9) than they had in their 20 such matches before the turn of the year this season (8). Both teams to score is [2.06].
Liverpool's last three Premier League away games have finished level, with the last two ending 0-0. They last drew four in a row on the road between April-August 1996, while they've never had three consecutive goalless draws away from home in the top-flight. Another draw is [7.0].
Fulham have lost a league-high 17 Premier League matches by a margin of two or more goals this season. The most a side has ever lost by 2+ goals in a 38-game season is 19, by Fulham themselves in 2013-14. A Liverpool win and over 2.5 goals is [1.75].
Liverpool's Mohamed Salah has had a hand in 12 goals in his last eight Premier League appearances against newly-promoted sides (6 goals, 6 assists). Salah is [1.91] to score.
Liverpool's Sadio Mane has scored eight goals in his last eight Premier League games. Mane is [2.1] to find the net.
Dan Fitch 2018/19 Season P/L
Staked: 276.00 pts
Returned: 290.83 pts
P/L: +14.83 pts