Liverpool vs Southampton Preview and Prediction: Liverpool to Win 2-0 at 6/1
Liverpool and Southampton will play their twelfth game of the Premier League season at Anfield on Saturday, 18th November.
The teams last played in May and the game ended in a goalless draw. Before that they played in January and Southampton won the game 0 – 1.
Liverpool are currently fifth in the Premier League with 19 points having won 5 games, drawn 4 and lost 2. They are three points below Chelsea. In their last game they beat West Ham United 1 – 4.
Southampton are thirteenth in the Premier League with 13 points having won 3 games, drawn 4 and lost 4. They are tied for points with twelfth placed Leicester City. In their last game they lost 0 – 1 to Burnley.
Liverpool seem to have turned their season around recently and are on a three game winning streak. Southampton, on the other hand, have not been in great form in recent weeks and have been struggling. Given Liverpool’s home advantage and the relative form of the teams, it certainly seems that Southampton have their work cut out. Match Prediction:
A 2 – 0 win for Liverpool is the most likely outcome with Paddy Power and Boyle Sports both offering odds of 6/1.
Paddy Power Odds: 2/5 Liverpool to Win, 7/2 for a Draw and 7/1 Southampton to Win
Boyle Sports Odds: 2/5 Liverpool to Win, 7/2 for a Draw and 13/2 Southampton to Win