Liverpool vs Manchester United – Back in form Mohamed Salah to give hosts the win

Liverpool vs Manchester United Match Preview, Predictions & Betting Tips

Liverpool are tipped to win at 1.58 when they take on Manchester United in an English Premier Leagueglamour fixture at Anfield. We are backing a the Reds to win on Sunday, Mohamed Salah to get on the score sheet in a match expected to go over 2.5 goals.

Liverpool FC Form & Team News 

The Reds are now the only unbeaten team left in the Premier League as they sit one point clear at the top of the standings. Jurgen Klopp’s men have also secured a place in the Round of 16 in the UEFA Champions League.
Liverpool claimed a 4-0 victory away at Bournemouth last time out in the EPL with Mohamed Salah netting a hat-trick. The Egyptian also scored the only goal in a 1-0 triumph over Napoli in the Champions League on Tuesday.
Salah is the man in form for Liverpool at the moment and is valued at 1.91 to find the net on Sunday having scored five goals in his last seven home matches. The 26-year-old is expected to continue in attack alongside Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mane.

Manchester United FC Form Team News

Manchester United continue to be inconsistent this season with just two wins in their last seven matches in all competitions. Jose Mourinho’s men have not won at Anfield since 2016 and bookmakers have them at 5.70 to secure the victory on Sunday.
The Red Devils ended a run of four Premier League matches without a win as they claimed a 4-1 victory over bottom club Fulham last weekend. United could not build on that win however as they suffered a 2-1 defeat away at Valencia in their final group fixture in the Champions League on Wednesday.
Marcus Rasford was on target in both matches against Fulham and Valencia and is expected to start in attack on Sunday. Anthony Martial has missed the last two matches due to injury and is in a race against time to be fit for the clash at Anfield.
Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United team have struggled for consistency this season (Getty Images)

Liverpool vs Manchester United Head-to-Head 

There have been 174 previous matches involving Liverpool and Manchester United with the Red Devils leading the head to head by 69 wins to 57. Recent meetings have been much closer with both teams claiming one victory each in the last six fixtures.
United earned a 0-0 draw at Anfield last season with a similar outcome on Sunday valued at 4.00.

Liverpool vs Manchester united Match Up

Liverpool are unbeaten in their last four matches against Manchester United at Anfield stretching back to 2016. The Reds have also maintained a solid record at home this season with seven wins from eight matches.
As always Salah will be the one to watch for Liverpool on Sunday having scored five goals in his last seven matches at Anfield. The forward should combine wall with Mane and Firmino to get the better of a United backline that has failed to keep a clean sheet in their last five matches.
Mohamed Salah is in rich goal scoring form for Liverpool (Getty Images)

Liverpool vs Manchester United Key Statistics 

  • Liverpool have won 7 of their last 8 home matches (Premier League).
  • Liverpool have seen over 2.5 goals in 4 of their last 5 matches (All Competitions).
  • Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah has scored 5 goals in his last 7 home matches (Premier League).
  • Manchester United have scored at least 1 goal in 8 of their last 10 away matches (Premier League).

Verdict

Having won seven of their last eight home matches, Liverpool are expected to secure the win against Manchester United on Sunday. Mohamed Salah also tipped to continue his good scoring form at Anfield.
Best Bet: Liverpool Win @ 1.58 – 5 Units
Value Bet: Mohamed Salah to Score & Liverpool Win @ 2.42 – 2 Units
Correct Score Tip: Liverpool Win 2-1 @ 8.50 – 1 Unit

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