The new season of English Premier League (EPL) is going to start where including the Big Four, total twenty clubs will participate as usual. Liverpool and Crystal Palace are the two teams where the Reds is one of the Big Four. According to the rules and schedule of EPL, every team used to face the same opponent twice times in a season. So, the Liverpool will face Crystal Palace for the first time in the season and the match will take place at Anfield. Let’s see Liverpool Vs Crystal Palace Match Preview below.
# Liverpool Vs Crystal Palace Match Preview:
- Match Between – Liverpool Vs Crystal Palace
- Date – 19th August, 2017
- Day – Saturday
- Start at – 15:00 (BST)
- Tournament Name – English Premier League (EPL)
- Season – 2017/18
- Edition – 26th
# Hosting Venue:
The match between the Reds and the Eagles will be staged at the home venue of Liverpool Anfield. However, this two teams will face each other twice times in EPL 2017/18 so, one match will be at home and other one will be at away ground. Upcoming match will be the away match of the Eagles. Anfield is situated in Anfield, Liverpool, Merseyside, England. Consists of 64 suites, the ground has 54,074 seats capacity. It is the 6th largest stadium in England as well.
# The Reds Vs The Eagles (Head to Head):
Liverpool met the Eagles total thirty seven times in history and achieved victory twenty times so far and lost ten times. Seven matches were drawn. In last time this two played against each other in 19th July, 2017 where the Reds won by 2 – 0 goals.
# Possible Best XI of Liverpool & Crystal Palace:
|SL No.||Liverpool Players||Crystal Palace Players||Remarks|
|1.||Loris Karius (GK)||Wayne Hennessey (GK)|
|2.||Joel Matip (DF)||Martin Kelly (DF)|
|3.||Trent Alexander Arnold (DF)||Damien Delaney (DF)|
|4.||Alberto Moreno (DF)||Jeffrey Schlupp (DF)|
|5.||Dejan Lovren (DF)||Jason Puncheon (Captain)|
|6.||James Milner (MF)||Ruben Loftus Cheek (MF)|
|7.||Emre Can (MF)||Andros Townsend (MF)|
|8.||Marko Grujic (MF)||Wilfried Zaha (MF)|
|9.||Roberto Firmino (FW)||Bakary Sako (MF)|
|10.||Sadio Mane (FW)||Luka Milivojevic (MF)|
|11.||Divock Origi (FW)||Christian Benteke (FW)|
|#||Jurgen Klopp (Manager)||Frank de Boer (Manager)|
# Recent Performance of Liverpool:
Liverpool finished the last season of EPL by standing 4th position on the point table and after that they entered the pre season schedules. Their current boss is German Jurgen Klopp who has already proved himself. In last pre season matches, their performance has gave an impression that they are going to achieve something big in next. So, they would definitely be countable by the Eagles no doubt.
# Recent Performance of Crystal Palace:
On the other hand, the Eagles are always under dog in the EPL competition. After 111th years of founding, Crystal Palace did not get any trophy of EPL but they are capable of something big always. The team has lack of talented players though, currently Christian Benteke is the lead attacker of the team. Their recent pre season performance was so poor. They just managed victory twice times out of last six matches.
# Liverpool Vs Crystal Palace Match Prediction:
According to the calculation, the Reds are obviously favourite in their next match against the Eagles. And also the match venue would be fact. So, their next match prediction is – Liverpool 3 – 1 Crystal Palace.