Liverpool look to shake off the image of chokers when they take on Burnley at Anfield looking to make a successful return to winning ways. The Reds have fallen behind Manchester City after the last weekend and the title race is no longer in the hands of Liverpool going into the last nine matches. Burnley still remain in relegation fear but they have been able to pull away from the bottom three in the last few weeks. The club have a five-point advantage over the bottom three. Follow all our predictions, free bets, football bets and betting tips below.
Betting Tips for the game
Liverpool were held to a goalless draw by Everton in the Merseyside derby last weekend. Jurgen Klopp has been criticised for making Liverpool too cautious in the title race.
Burnley have suffered back-to-back setbacks that have come at a difficult time. The 2-0 loss against Newcastle towards the end of February was followed with a 3-1 defeat against Crystal Palace at home.
The reverse fixture witnessed Liverpool getting a comfortable 3-1 success against Burnley at Turf Moor. Burnley were able to claim a shock 1-1 draw against Liverpool at Anfield in their recent visit to this ground. Our betting tips and predictions expect a win for Liverpool.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”Prediction and betting tip:”]Liverpool win at 1.16[/bet_tip_now]
Burnley travel to Anfield on the verge of three consecutive defeats and the club has not experienced such a run since the end of 2018. Liverpool have been criticised for being too defensive in recent weeks, but one of the best offensive performances came in the 5-0 win over Watford towards the end of February. In fact, some of the best attacking games from Liverpool have been at Anfield. Our preview would go with a Liverpool.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”Match Prediction:”]Liverpool win at 1.16[/bet_tip_now]
Liverpool vs Burnley draw odds: 8.50
Burnley win odds: 21.00
Correct Score odds
Liverpool have been able to manage only 10 goals in the last six matches. This record does look mediocre, but the Reds have been able to register a whopping 22 goals in the last six league games at Anfield. Burnley’s defensive confidence has now gone out of the window with five goals conceded in the last two matches. Even though Burnley have been able to keep Liverpool at bay with over 2.5 goals conceded only once in the last six meetings, our correct score prediction would go with a 3-1 win for Liverpool.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”Correct Score Prediction:”]Liverpool 3-1 win at 13.00[/bet_tip_now]
Over/Under 2.5 Goals odds
Liverpool and Burnley games have been able to get over 2.5 goals in three out of the last four matches. There is a high probability of witnessing a decent number of goals to Liverpool’s strong offensive play at home. Our total goals prediction would go with over 2.5 goals.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”Goals odds and prediction:”]Total goals over 2.5 at 1.44[/bet_tip_now]
First Goalscorer odds
Mohamed Salah was in inspired form in the first half of the season, but Sadio Mane has been the player among goals in recent weeks. The 26-year-old has been able to come up with six goals in his last eight matches. Mane has already been able to get an opening goal against Burnley in the past. Our first goalscorer prediction would back Sadio Mane.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”First goalscorer prediction:”]Sadio Mane at 5.00[/bet_tip_now]
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