Opta Stats: Liverpool v Bournemouth

Will Jurgen Klopp be celebrating after Liverpool's match with Bournemouth?
Will Jurgen Klopp be celebrating after Liverpool's match with Bournemouth?
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Champions League semi-finalists Liverpool are back in Premier League action against Bournemouth. Opta crunches the numbers so you don't have to.

"17 of Salah’s Premier League goals this season have come at Anfield – the last Liverpool player to score more at home in a single campaign was Fernando Torres in 2007-08 (21)."

He's [3.75] to score the first goal.

Liverpool have won three of their five previous Premier League meetings with Bournemouth (D1 L1), including a 4-0 win in the reverse fixture in December. They are [1.28] to win.

Bournemouth have only won one of their 12 previous meetings with Liverpool in all competitions (D3 L8), winning 4-3 at the Vitality Stadium in December 2016. Liverpool are [1.8] to win half-time/full-time.

There have been 19 goals scored in the five previous Premier League meetings between these sides, at an average of 3.8 per game. Over 3.5 goals is [2.0].

Liverpool are unbeaten in their last 18 Premier League home games (W11 D7), the longest current run in the division, and the Reds' longest run since August 2009 (31 games). The draw half-time/Liverpool full-time double result is [4.6].

Bournemouth have won a league-high 18 points from losing positions in the Premier League, including five from the last three in the competition (W1 D2). The Liverpool half-time/draw full-time double result is [26.0].

The Cherries have only won two of their 17 away games against 'big six' opponents in the Premier League (D2 L13), with both wins coming at Chelsea (December 2015 and January 2018). Liverpool are [2.3] to win to nil.

Mohamed Salah is just one goal away from becoming the eighth different player to score 30+ goals in a single Premier League season - he'd also be the first African to do so. Salah is [1.57] to score.

17 of the Egyptian's Premier League goals this season have come at Anfield - the last Liverpool player to score more at home in a single campaign was Fernando Torres in 2007-08 (21). He's [3.75] to score the first goal.

Josh King has scored in his last two Premier League games for Bournemouth, last netting in three in a row in March 2017. King is [5.5] to find the net.

Roberto Firmino has had a hand in four goals in his last four Premier League games against Bournemouth (2 goals, 2 assists), including a goal and an assist in the reverse fixture. Firmino is [2.0] to score.

Dan Fitch 2017/18 Season P/L

Staked: 448.00 pts
Returned: 464.37 pts
P/L: +16.37 pts

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