Spartak vs Liverpool Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
Champions League group E are very interesting and probably will be the most uncertain group of all. All four teams started the competitions playing draw and both statistically and according to current form and recent performances, are very similar. This is a great news for all betting fans as it can be very beneficiary if correct bets are placed. For the match Spartak Moscow vs Liverpool, major bookmakers offered surprisingly high betting odds and therefore it should definitely find its place on your betting tickets.
Spartak Moscow are unbeaten in their last six matches in all competitions, however four of them ended draw, including the opener in the group stage against Slovenian Maribor. They are entering this match significantly weakened for many key players missing for injuries and therefore will not risk too much and will be mostly focused on defense, patiently waiting for their chance to score after a counterattack. Spartak Moscow have won only two of their past 17 home games in the Champions League.
On the other side, Liverpool ended their bad run of four matches without victory in all competitions, last time out against Leicester. They are now more confident, but their defense line still needs to be more connected. At the moment this is their biggest problem and in order to stay concurrent in all competitions, not just this one, they need to do something about it. Liverpool have failed to win any of their past six Champions League games and now it is must win game for them.
In this match the Reds are entering with very offensive starting lineup, but according to statements prior this match, they will play on result. In this match, a draw is a good end for both teams but for sure whoever gets to the chance to score a goal will not hesitate to do it.
When it comes to their mutual encounters, two teams played only two times before, back in 2002 and both times Liverpool convincingly won. This time, things are a little bit different and at the end, everything is possible. Read our betting preview and take your chance with right betting picks.
Spartak have lots of missing players for the match against Reds. Roman Zobnin, Artem Timofeev, Denis Glushakov, Zé Luís, Georgi Tigiev and Jano Ananidze are injured and they will not play against Liverpool. Quincy Promes is not fully fit and he is doubtful for the match. All other players are ready to play and they will play aggressive from the first minute.
On the other side Liverpool don't have lots of missing players for the match against Spartak in Moscow. Adam Lallana and Adam Bogdan are injured and they will not play on Tuesday. Joseph Gomez is suspended and he can't play on this match. All other players are fully fit and all of them are eager to win all three points here.
Possible starting lineups
Spartak: Rebrov, Yeshchenko, Tasci, Bocchetti, Kombarov, Pasalic, Samedov, Ananidze, Popov, Bakaev, Adriano
Liverpool: Karius, Alexander-Arnold, Matip, Lovren, Moreno, Henderson, Can, Salah, Coutinho, Mane, Sturridge
Spartak vs Liverpool Prediction
It will be one tough game, both sides are eager to play aggressive and we will see lots of midfield duels and fouls. Both Spartak and Liverpool are highly motivated to win all three points and we will enjoy in open and dynamic game. Spartak Moscow currently sit in seventh place in Russia after 11 games on 14 points and they are in true mass. Liverpool have massive support in Russia and the people are thrilled that they are coming to Russia once again. The Reds are eager to beat Spartak and all believe they can comfortable win this game. The Reds may not have the tools to improve their much-maligned defence just right now but all the kit needed for attack. All players are eager to score at least one goal more and they will do their best to win all three points in Russia.
However our prediction and betting tips for the match Spartak vs Liverpool Prediction: Liverpool to win. Liverpool have kept two clean sheets in their last 10 matches and we expect from both teams to score on Tuesday night. Spartak Moscow have scored at least two goals in 80% of their home games this season, but on this match we expect from them to score exactly one goal. So our risky bet goes on correct score 1-2. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.