Manchester United v Liverpool: Predictions and Preview
Manchester United v Liverpool Preview and Prediction. This game is huge for both teams, with Manchester United looking to close the gap between themselves and Liverpool, and keep in touch with the top 4. Meanwhile, Liverpool have a Premier League title race to compete in, and they will need a win here to keep themselves close to Chelsea, who are threatening to run away with the league. Here is our preview and predictions for the upcoming Premier League game Manchester United v Liverpool at Old Trafford on Sunday, January 15th 2017. Kick-off at 4.30pm in the UK.
Manchester United v Liverpool Team news
Manchester United Team news
Manchester United have pretty much a fully fit squad for this game. They have no new fresh injury concerns, however, defender Eric Bailly is ruled out as he is at the African Cup of Nations. Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been suffering illness but is 75% likely to rejoin the team.
Liverpool Team news
The visitors have a list of players set to return for the game against United. Philippe Coutinho is set to make his first start since November, while Jordan Henderson and Joel Matip could also make a return. Sadio Mane misses this one out due to being away at AFCON with his international side Senegal.
Manchester United predicted line up vs Liverpool
Manchester United predicted line up vs Liverpool: De Gea, Valencia, Smalling, Jones, Blind, Herrera, Pogba, Carrick, Rooney, Ibrahimovic, Mkhitaryan
Liverpool predicted line up vs Manchester United
Liverpool predicted line up vs Everton: Mignolet, Clyne, Lovren, Klaven, Milner, Henderson, Wijnaldum, Lallana, Sturridge, Firmino, Coutinho
Manchester United v Liverpool predictions & betting tips
Liverpool are arguably the most dangerous team in the Premier League at the moment, and have good reason to win this game, with their incentive being to close the gap on Chelsea. However, United are strong at home so we see a draw here. Here are our Manchester United v Liverpool predictions and betting tips:
Score prediction: Manchester United 1-1 Liverpool
Everton v Liverpool Betting Tips
By Ben Kelly – @benkelly_10