Reasons for betting on Liverpool vs Crystal Palace tip
Liverpool is seeking for some consistency in its game, and they are desperate to win against Crystal Palace. Any other outcome would mean that the Reds will probably experience another disappointing season, because they would have a huge minus after only two rounds. Crystal Palace, meanwhile, was smashed against the newbies in the league Huddersfield Town. Ronald De Boer, is going to have a lot of troubles if Palace losses the second game in a row.
We expect an open game without any tactics at Anfield, and that is why it will be a perfect chance for us to profit from it.
Liverpool’s defense is catastrophic. This is something that is visible, and Jurgen Klopp and management need to strengthen this area of the team if they think to be a worthy contender for the title. Against Hoffenheim, they showed a lot of weaknesses. The Reds won, but anyway, the performance was bad. Biggest enigma is the status of Philippe Coutinho and whether is Liverpool capable of keeping him. If he goes to Barcelona, the club will have to change the whole conception of the game.
Regarding the results, the visit in Germany was the third straight game without a defeat, but also it was the 14 a row in which Liverpool conceded at least one goal. 7 of the most recent 8 events ended with Liverpool scoring at least two goals. Adam Lallana is out for this game, while Daniel Sturridge and Nathaniel Clyne will be doubtful.
Crystal Palace overview
We are confident that no one at Selhurst Park could have predicted such a beating which Palace experienced against Huddersfield. The home team in that match was caught sleeping, and when they woke up, it was already late to do anything. That was the third straight game in which Palace hasn’t won. Previously, they had two draws against Schalke and Metz, both with the same result 1-1. Totally opposite than Liverpool, Crystal Palace prefers low-scoring games. Before the defeat against Huddersfield, they have played 4 games in a row which saw less than 2.5 goals.
Head to head matches
The Reds still remember the game from 2014 which cost them the title. That was one of the most painful experience for all of those who have Liverpool in their hearts. In the most recent matches, Liverpool and Crystal Palace have an even record. Since 2015, they have played six games, and both sides have 3 victories apiece.
Interestingly, last game was played on 19th of July this year in Asia. Liverpool was better in that friendly encounter, and won 2-0.
Prediction for Liverpool vs Crystal Palace tip
We have to backup Liverpool here because they have no other choice but to win and additionally we think that they are a much better team than the guests. Also, we would play over 1.5 goals in the first half time. The odds are high, and we believe that Liverpool is going to attack right from the start.