Liverpool vs Wolverhampton Wanderers Preview, Predictions, Lineups, Team News

Liverpool vs Wolverhampton Wanderers
English Premier League, England
Date:Thursday, 8th May 2019
Kick off at: 15.00 UK Time
Venue: Anfield Stadium, Liverpool, England

Still feeling the joy of getting into Champions League final, Liverpool must set their focus in the league. Jurgen Klopp’s men are still hopeful to snatch the premier league title this weekend as they play Wolverhampton Wanderers.

Liverpool vs Wolverhampton Wanderers Possible Lineups

Here are the possible lineups for both teams as they prepare themselves for this English Premier League final matchday showdown. Let’s take a look at the probable lineups and formation that they could be setting up to help them getting the victory.

Liverpool

Expected Formation: 4-3-3

Probable Lineups: Alisson(g);Alexander-Arnold, Matip, Van Dijk, Robertson(def);Henderson, Fabinho, Wijnaldum(mid);Salah, Origi, Mane(att).

Wolverhampton Wanderers

Expected Formation: 3-5-2

Probable Lineups: Patricio(g);Bennett, Coady, Boly(def);Doherty, Dendoncker, Neves, Moutinho, Johny(mid);Jimenez, Jota(att).

Recent Form

Before heading  into this Sunday Premier League battle, both teams have been involved in other games. Let’s check out the latest results that they have been getting to have a clear idea about their current form.

Liverpool

Recent form in all competition (last five matches): WWLWW

Aside from their defeat from Barcelona at Camp Nou, Liverpool have been doing well recently. The Reds were able to avenge that loss against Barca this past midweek with a massive victory at Anfield.

That success in taking down Blaugrana 4-0 will bring a huge amount of confidence for Sunday. Klopp’s side are set to give their all in getting all three points.

Wolverhampton Wanderers

Recent form in all competition (last five matches) : LDWWW

Wolves have been performing really well this season, including their last three games. They have won all of their recent fixtures against the likes of Arsenal, Watford and also Fulham.

Nuno Espirito Santo’s men don’t have much to play for this weekend, but they will still give their all. Playing away from home won’t stop Wolves on trying their best possible effort to get a win.

Team News

Liverpool

The Reds still have some doubtful names for this important Sunday clash. Keita is confirmed out, while Lallana, Firmino and Salah are slightly doubtful for Wolves tie.

Klopp will be hoping that at least Salah can make his return into the line up. Liverpool might also need to rely on Alisson’s goal keeping qualities as they could face dangerous attacks.

Wolverhampton Wanderers

Santo doesn’t have any injury concerns ahead of this weekend tie, which means he can call up all of his regular players. Up front, Diogo Jota and Raul Jimenez are leading the line and troubling Spurs.

Ruben Neves, Joao Moutinho and Leander Dendoncker remain as key players in their midfield. In goal, Wolves are expecting Rui Patricio to give a strong performance in stopping Liverpool’s offensive display.

Head to Head Records:

The two teams’ last five fixtures have been edged by Klopp’s side with three wins and two defeats.

Their latest match up happened on January 8, 2019 in the FA Cup which resulted in Wolves’ 2-1 victory.

Match Prediction

Playing at Anfield will guarantee a strong spirited performance from the home team. Having all to play for in this final day of Premier League, Liverpool are set to push hard since kick off.

Wolves themselves won’t just bend over without any doing anything as they also keen on endir their season for a new change. Liverpool should be favorite to win, but they must remain cautious regarding their opponent’s quality.

Final Score: 1-1

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