Liverpool Vs Stoke City Premier League Update News
Liverpool take on Stoke City in the Premier League at Anfield on Tuesday, 27 December.
Kick-off is at 5:15pm GMT. Live coverage is on SKY Sports 1 and SKY Sports 1 HD. Radio Commentary of the game will be available on BBC Radio 5 Live.
Liverpool registered a 1-0 victory over Everton in the first Merseyside derby of the season at Goodison Park. Daniel Sturridge’s late strike hit the Woodwork and Sadio Mane tapped the rebound into the net.
The Senegalese international’s stoppagage time gola helped the Reds seal three points over their rivals in the last fixture. Jurgen Klopp saw his side come close to avoiding another defeat, only before Mane rescue his side against Everton.
Liverpool will be targeting another victory when they host stoke City on Tuesday. In the last five matches at Anfield, Klopp’s men have scored 14 goals and conceded four in the process.
Stoke City enter this tie after settling for a 2-2 draw against Leicester City in the last fixture at home. Despite taking a two goal lead and the Foxes going down to 10 man following Jamie Varyd’s red card, they failed to hold on to the lead.
The Premier League Champions came from behind to score twice in the second half to avoid a defeat Mark Hughes was left disappointed after his side failed to beat Leicester in the last fixture.
Stoke City will be targeting a Victory when they make a trip to Anfield. However, the former Manchester City manager will be aware that it will not an easy task to beat Liverpool, especially considering their from at home this season.
Betting Odds ((betfair))
Stoke City: 10
Possible XI: Mignolet, Clyne, Lovren, Klavan, Milner, Lallana, Henderson, Wijnaldum, Mane, Origi, Firmino.
Possible XI: Grant, Johnson, Shawcross, Martins, Indi, Pieters, Whelan, Imbula, Allen, Krkic, Walters.