Date: Saturday, September 16
Kickoff Time: 7:30 a.m. ET / 12:30 p.m. BST / 9:30 p.m. AEST
Location: Molineux (Wolves, England)
Referee: Michael Oliver
Last meeting: Liverpool 2-0 Wolves (March. 1, 2023 | Premier League)
The Reds will look to extend their recent run of success when they take on Wolves in a Premier League match this weekend.
Currently, Liverpool are in third place in the league, just three points behind leaders Manchester City. They will be looking to close the gap when they take on the Wolves on Saturday. A victory over the struggling side could see them go top of the table.
Currently, Wolves is 15th in the division, having lost three out of four games this season. They will be hoping to get back on track and defeat Liverpool, as this is the match they need to win to boost their confidence. The Hard Tackle looks into the match between Liverpool and Wolves.
Wolves vs Liverpool Head to head :
An analysis of the meetings between Liverpool and Wolves from December 4, 2021, shows that the former won one of these encounters, while the latter had four draws. A total of 15 goals were scored during these encounters, with 6 coming from the Wolves and 9 from the Reds. The average number of goals per game during these periods was around 2.5.
Wolves vs Liverpool Prediction :
It’s clear that Liverpool are the favorites going into this match, and they’ll be looking to secure all three points. On the other hand, Wolves will be hoping to improve their performance in front of their fans, but the gap between them and the other team is immense.
The home team is likely to get another defeat, which would make their start to the season even worse. A win for the away team would give them confidence, while Liverpool would be looking to extend their unbeaten streak.
Wolves vs Liverpool Team News :
Wolves have no fresh injury concerns, with all players available except midfielder Joe Hodge, who suffered a thigh injury at the end of August.
The Anfield side will be without captain Virgil van Dijk, who is suspended for the fixture after an additional suspension for misconduct following his dismissal in the win against Newcastle.
Also, vice-captain, Trent Alexander Arnold is ruled out of the game.
Wolverhampton Wanderers possible starting lineup:
Sa; Semedo, Dawson, Kilman, Bueno; Sarabia, Lemina, Gomes, Neto; Kalajdzic, Silva
Liverpool possible starting lineup:
Alisson; Gomez, Konate, Matip, Robertson; Szoboszlai, Endo, Jones; Salah, Gakpo, Jota