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Opta Stats: Manchester City v Liverpool

Can Klopp's Liverpool remain unbeaten against the top six when they face Man City?
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Third placed Manchester City host fourth placed Liverpool with just one point currently between the two sides. Opta tries to prise them apart.

"Liverpool are unbeaten in their nine games against sides currently in the top six of the Premier League table this season (W5 D4 L0)."

They are [1.94] in the Double Chance market.

Manchester City have lost five of their last six Premier League meetings with Liverpool (W1). The visitors are [3.95] to win.

Indeed, Liverpool have won four consecutive league games against Man City for the first time since 1981 (a run of seven). You can back them at [2.9] in the Draw No Bet market.

Manchester City have failed to keep a clean sheet in each of their last 12 games in all competitions against Liverpool, shipping 23 in the process (W2 D4 L6). Over 2.5 goals is [1.7].

Man City's next Premier League home win will be their 200th in the competition, becoming the 8th team to reach this milestone. 158 of those 199 wins have come at the Etihad, 41 at Maine Road. City are [2.04] to add another win to their tally.

Philippe Coutinho has scored more Premier League goals versus Manchester City than against any other team (4) in the competition. Coutinho is [4.1] to score.

Sadio Mane has had a hand in four goals in his last three Premier League appearances against the Citizens (three goals, one assist), including a hat-trick for Southampton in May 2016. Mane is [3.8] to find the net.

Sergio Aguero has found the back of the net in all four of his Premier League games versus Liverpool at the Etihad Stadium (four goals). Aguero is [2.07] to continue this run.

Aguero has scored 10+ goals in all six of his Premier League seasons. No player has scored 10+ goals in every season they have played in as often as the Argentine - the next highest is Eric Cantona, who scored 10+ goals in all five of his Premier League seasons as a player. You can back him to open the scoring at [4.5].

Liverpool are unbeaten in their nine games against sides currently in the top six of the Premier League table this season (W5 D4 L0). They are [1.94] in the Double Chance market.

Jurgen Klopp has won five times against Pep Guardiola in all competitions (including one penalty shootout victory) - this is more than any other manager has collected against the Spaniard. The draw half-time/Liverpool full-time double result is [10.5].

Dan Fitch 2016/17 Season P/L

Staked: 397 pts
Returned: 385.52 pts
P/L: -11.48 pts

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