Brighton & Hove Albion and Liverpool are going to clash on Saturday the 14th of January at 3:00 pm in the 20th week of the Premier League. The match will be staged in Falmer at the The American Express Community Stadium. The encounter will be officiated by Darren England.
Brighton & Hove Albion sits in the 8th position in the standings with 27 points. It comes from a 1-4 win against Everton in its last match in the Premier League. So far, it has won 8 times, draw 3 times, and lost 6 times.
Liverpool sits in the 7th position in the standings with 28 points. It comes from a 3-1 loss against Brentford in its last match in the Premier League. To date, it has won 8 times, draw 4 times, and lost 5 times.
These are the projected line-ups according to our predictions.
Brighton & Hove Albion
Brighton & Hove Albion has mostly adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up most used during the season (6 times or 35.29%).
Overall, it adopted the following line-ups: 4-2-3-1 (6 times), 3-4-2-1 (5 times), 4-4-2 (2 times), 3-5-2 (2 times), 3-4-1-2 (once) and 3-5-1-1 (once).
Roberto De Zerbi is expected to play against Liverpool with the following players: R. Lynch Sanchez, P. Estupiñán Tenorio, L. Dunk, L. Colwill, P. Groß, A. Mac Allister, M. Caicedo Corozo, K. Mitoma, A. Lallana, S. March and E. Ferguson.
Presuming that the line up is confirmed as above, the projected average age of Brighton & Hove Albion would be 27.20.
L. Trossard and J. Moder will definitely miss the match.
Liverpool has mostly adopted the 4-3-3 line-up most used during the season (11 times or 64.71%).
Overall, it adopted the following line-ups: 4-3-3 (11 times), 4-3-1-2 (2 times), 4-4-2 (2 times) and 4-2-3-1 (2 times).
Jürgen Klopp is expected to play against Brighton & Hove Albion with the following players: A. Becker, A. Robertson, J. Job Matip, I. Konaté, T. Alexander-Arnold, F. Tavares, J. Henderson, T. Alcântara do Nascimento, C. Gakpo and M. Salah Ghaly.
Presuming that this will be the line-up, the projected average age of Liverpool would be 29.10.
There are doubts about the presence of D. Núñez Ribeiro.
Jürgen Klopp will probably not be able to employ J. Milner because of injury.
V. van Dijk, Arthur, L. Díaz Marulanda, R. Firmino and D. Jota will definitely miss the match.