Liverpool vs West Ham Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
What a great football game to watch and perfect one to bet on Sunday. Match Liverpool vs West Ham will be one interesting and exciting football game and you shouldn't miss this match. Liverpool made it to the Champions League final last season and have high ambitions for the new Premier League season. On the other side West Ham are always a dangerous team and they are coming to this game to pick up some points on the start.
Liverpool have played brilliant football last season, but also they played in fine fettle in the friendlies. The Reds have won their last four friendlies and have scored 15 goals. They like to play aggressive football in attack and it will be their main objective for this season, to score a goal more in each game. Liverpool have scored 84 goals last season and were unbeaten at Anfield. Six of the last ten matches at Anfield were finished with over 3.5 goals. Jurgen Klopp has signed several new players this summer, and we expect three of them may start on Sunday. Liverpool's biggest problem comes at centre-back and if want to win all three points in their opener then need to score a goal more.
On the other side West Ham also have played solid football in their pre-season games. The Hammers have won four of their seven friendlies and they are in full of confidence before this clash. The Hammers finished 13th with 42 points last season (only nine points above the relegation zone) and they want to play better in the new season. Felipe Anderson and Jack Wilshere are new names in West Ham and all expect much better playing in the midfield this season. Manuel Pellegrini is the Hammers’ new manager and he has had a busy summer on the transfer market. Nine senior players was added to his squad and all players are highly motivated to play aggressive football from the first minute in their opening game.
When it comes to their mutual encounters The Reds have struck four goals in each of the last three meetings with The Hammers. West Ham have won on only one of their last 48 visits to Anfield. Mo Salah scored three times in two games against the Hammers last season. Read our betting preview and take your chance to win a big with our prediction and betting tips.
Liverpool have several missing players for their opening game in new Premier League season. Alex Oxlade Chamberlain and Ragnar Klavan are injured and they will not play for sure on Sunday. Dejan Lovren is doubtful for the match and he is another one player who can't play. Joseph Gomez, Joel Matip, Fabinho and James Milner are not fully fit and they are doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready for the match.
On the other side West Ham also have several missing players for this game. Winston Reid, Manuel Lanzini and Andy Carroll are injured and they can't help their team on Sunday. Carlos Sánchez, Lucas Pérez and Andriy Yarmolenko are doubtful for the match. All other players are available to play and they are highly motivated for the game against Liverpool.
Possible starting lineups
Liverpool: Alisson; Robertson, Dijk, Gomez, Alexander-Arnold; Keita, Henderson, Wijnaldum; Salah, Firmino, Mane
West Ham: Fabianski; Zabaleta, Diop, Ogbonna, Cresswell; Obiang, Noble, Wilshere; Yarmolenko, Anderson, Arnautovic
Liverpool vs West Ham Prediction
What a great football game to start our betting day on Sunday. Match Liverpool vs West Ham brings us a perfect betting opportunity and you shouldn't miss to bet on. Both teams are highly motivated for the match and it will be a true football battle in their first game in the Premier League this season. Liverpool have played very well last season and they are favourites to win all three points on Sunday. Liverpool like to play offensive football and they will try to score from the first minute. On the other side West Ham like to play aggressive football and for sure their main objective for the match will be strong defending. They will try to score after fast counterattacks and long balls and we expect from them to score exactly one goal.
So our prediction and betting tips for the match Liverpool vs West Ham Prediction: Liverpool to win. We expect from the Reds to score in both halves, but also expect from West Ham to score one goal. So our second betting pick for the match is Liverpool to win and Both to score. Maybe correct score will be 3-1, but it is a risky bet. If you want to place your bet on goalscorer our advise is to bet on Mane to score. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.