Opta Stats: Liverpool v Bournemouth
Liverpool can move back to the top of the Premier League with a win over Bournemouth. Opta rates their chances.
"Despite opening the scoring in their last two Premier League games, Liverpool have ended up drawing them both."
This will be the 15th meeting between Liverpool and Bournemouth in all competitions, with the Reds losing only once in the process (W10 D3). Liverpool are [1.22] to win.
Bournemouth's only previous victory against Liverpool in their history came in the Premier League in December 2016, winning 4-3 at the Vitality Stadium. They are [16.5] to claim victory.
Liverpool have won five and drawn one of their six home matches against Bournemouth in all competitions, keeping three clean sheets. They are [2.1] to win to nil.
Liverpool are unbeaten in their last 33 Premier League home games, winning 23 and drawing 10. They drew their last league game at Anfield. The draw is [8.0].
Despite opening the scoring in their last two Premier League games, Liverpool have ended up drawing them both. You can back both teams to score at [2.06].
Bournemouth have lost each of their last seven away Premier League games, conceding at least two goals each time. Over 2.5 goals is [1.47].
Liverpool's Mohamed Salah has scored five goals in three Premier League appearances against Bournemouth, including netting a hat-trick in the reverse fixture this season. Salah is [1.67] to score.
Liverpool forward Roberto Firmino has had a hand in six goals in six Premier League starts against Bournemouth (3 goals, 3 assists). Firmino is [2.3] to find the net.
Liverpool's Sadio Mane has scored in each of his last three appearances in the Premier League - he's never scored in four consecutive matches within the same season in the competition before. Mane is [2.2] to add to his tally.
Bournemouth's Josh King has scored three goals in his last three Premier League games, as many as he had in his previous 14 in the competition. King is [5.5] to score again.
Dan Fitch 2018/19 Season P/L
Staked: 276.00 pts
Returned: 290.83 pts
P/L: +14.83 pts