Jurgen Klopp face the young Tottenham Hotspur side mastered by Spaniard Mauricio Pochettino. Liverpool started the season in fashion by defeating Arsenal. They just did not beat Arsene Wenger, they crushed them by scoring 4 goals in an hour. Though Arsenal hit back, Liverpool were the better team on the day. But their dream run did not last long as they were defeated by Burnley in the second game. On the other hand, Tottenham started the season silently as they beat Crystal palace in a 1-0 game before drawing against Everton at the Goodison Park. Tottenham Hotspur Vs Liverpool is expected to be a very attractive attacking thriller at the White Hart Lane.
Tottenham Hotspur Vs Liverpool Match Preview, Team News, Predicted XI 27/08/2016
Both the teams are highly expected to make a big mark in the Premier League this season, so the fixture’s importance is clearly above the sky.
Tottenham Hotspur Vs Liverpool Team News
Spurs are without their Captain Hugo Lloris who is still not recovered from the Hamstring injury. Mousa Dembele will not play against Liverpool as he is serving the six games ban he received last season. It’s his fifth game under suspension. Eric Dier and Victor Wanyama is expected to form the solid wall before the defence and Dele Alli will threaten from the hole.
Ericsson and Lamela will help star man Harry Kane on the sides with Walker is expected to provide more attacking threat.
Jurgen Klopp will be delighted to have new signing Sadio Mane who missed the defeat to Burnley. Mane scored a wonderful solo goal against Arsenal and is being a vital player for Klopp’s newly built Liverpool. But, Klopp has to cope without Emre Can and Divock Origi who will miss the game due to injuries. Mane returned to training midweek and is expected to replace Daniel Sturridge in the starting XI.
Brazilian duo Firmino and Coutinho are very impressive for Liverpool and Lallana’s presence will make the threat tripled for Tottenham on the wings. Milner’s versatility and experience in the Premier League can give a hand to Liverpool at any point of time.
Tottenham Hotspur Vs Liverpool Predicted Strating XI
Tottenham Hotspur (4-2-3-1)
Vorm; Walker, Alderweireld, Vertonghen, Rose; Dier, Wanyama; Lamela, Alli, Eriksen; Kane.
Mignolet; Clyne, Lovren, Klavan, Milner; Lallana, Henderson, Wijnaldum; Mane, Firmino, Coutinho.
Tottenham Hotspur Vs Liverpool Match Prediction
Tottenham have every possibility to haunt Liverpool’s weak defence but Liverpool’s attacking powers are no less. Jurgen Klopp will definitely come up with a plan and Pochentino should be ready to match the German’s tactics.
The game will be dominated by Tottenham but Liverpool will score the vital goals and will get away with the game. The game will end as a 3-1 win for Jurgen Klopp and his men.