Liverpool and Wolverhampton Wanderers face in Anfield, in a match for the 38th round of the Premier League. Liverpool won out (0-2) the last time they met in this edition of the league, on 12-21-2018. Unlike what would be expected, the history of direct confrontations is favorable to Wolverhampton Wanderers, since in the last 3 games between these two teams recorded 2 wins and 1 loss. In this game the home factor may be decisive, since Wolverhampton Wanderers presents considerable differences in their results at home and as a visitor.
After 29 wins, 7 draws and 1 loss, the home team is currently in the 2 nd position, with 94 points won. In the last match, they have won in an away match against Newcastle United by (2-3), after in the previous match they have won (5-0) at home, against Huddersfield Town. This is a team that usually maintains its competitive levels in home and away matches, since in the last 30 matches they register 9 wins, 3 draws and 3 losses in away matches, with 27 goals scored and 14 conceded; against 13 wins and 2 draws in their stadium, with 45 goals scored and 9 suffered. In the last match they played, for the UEFA Champions League, they beat Barcelona at home by (4-0).
For this competition, they have not lost any of the last 18 home matches. Their attack has scored regularly, since they have scored goals in 9 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In their home matches there is a tendency for goals, since 12 of the last 18 matches for this competition have ended with Over 2,5 goals. In 37 matches in the competition, suffered the first goal 7 times, but got the comeback in 5.
Liverpool come to this game with a fantastic triumph, 4-0, at the reception of Barcelona, advancing in this way towards the final of the Champions League: the goals of the team were scored by Origi (2) and Wijnaldum (2) ). In the last match for the championship, the home club won Newcastle by 2-3. It is important to inform that Liverpool enters this day with chances to be English champion, however, needs to win and hope that Manchester City does not win their game. On this day, against Wolverhampton, coach Jürgen Klopp must keep the team in a 4-3-3, favoring possession of the ball and organized attacks through the flanks. On the other hand, Mohamed Salah is the best gunner of Liverpool, with 22 goals scored in the English championship. For this game the German coach can not count on Lallana and Naby Keita, both injured, and still has doubts about Henderson, Roberto Firmino and Robertson.
After 16 wins, 9 draws and 12 losses, the away team is currently in the 7 th position, with 57 points won. In the penultimate match, they won in an away match against Watford, by (1-2). In the last match, they won in a home match against Fulham, by (1-0). This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, stronger with the help of its supporters, since in the last 30 matches they register 5 wins, 5 draws and 5 losses in away matches, with 20 goals scored and 22 conceded; against 11 wins, 2 draws and 2 losses at their stadium, with 27 goals scored and 15 suffered. In the last 10 away league matches Wolverhampton Wanderers has a record of 3 wins, 3 draws and 4 losses, so they have won 12 points out of 30 possible. They have not been very strong defensively, since they have suffered goals in 7 of the last 10 matches, but their offense has scored frequently, since they have scored goals in 7 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In their away matches for this competition there is a tendency for few goals, since in 11 of the last 18 they played there were less than 3 goals. In 37 matches in this competition, he only managed 3 comebacks in the 19 matches in which he suffered the first goal. In the last 18 away matches for this competition there is 1 period that stands out: they have scored 7 of their 19 goals between minutes (76′-90 ‘).
Wolverhampton come to this game with a triumph, 1-0, at the reception to Fulha, thus registering the third victory in this competition followed: Dendoncker scored the only goal of the match. We emphasize that this team is doing a great season and at this moment already guaranteed the seventh position. In this away game, coach Nuno Espírito Santo must keep the 3-5-2, with Diogo Jota and Raúl Jiménez being the most advanced players of the team: the second is Wolverhampton’s best scorer with 13 goals scored. For this last match the Portuguese coach can count on all his players.