Premier League 2020-21
Liverpool vs Newcastle – Thu, 31st December
Liverpool vs Newcastle Match Prediction:
Liverpool will face Newcastle on the last day of 2020 at St James’s Park stadium during matchday 16 of the Premier League fixture at 1:30 am IST. Liverpool vs Newcastle match prediction presumes that both these teams will give their 100% to move up the ladder in this league.
Liverpool has been in exceptional form this season, and the betting tips are on their side as they are the current leaders in the Premier League standings. The match tips inform us that they are on an uphill ride as they are in the number 1 position with 32 points in the Premier League standings.
Jurgen Klopp’s side has the betting tips favouring them as they have just lost 1, drawn five and won 9 games out of the 15 matches they have played so far. Klopp’s side has been consistently in a beautiful form as the match tips infer that they have been unbeaten since their last 11 games in the Premier League.
Newcastle has not been in excellent form this season as betting tips do not favour them because they are 14 positions and 14 points behind the opponents, they are facing next. The match tips tell us that they have lost 6, drawn three and won 5 games in this league so far.
Steve Bruce’s men are in the 15th position with 18 points in the Premier League points table, and thus the betting tips and odds are not on their side. Bruce’s side has not won a single game from the last three matches they have played in this league, as inferred by the match tips.
Newcastle United’s form in Premier League: W-W-L-D-L
Liverpool’s form in Premier League: W-D-W-W-D
Today match prediction presumes that the clash between Liverpool and Newcastle United will be an exciting way to end this year as both these teams will give their all in to win the 3 points. We predict Liverpool to win 3-0 against Newcastle, as Klopp’s men would like to end this year spectacularly.
Liverpool will win this match.
Liverpool’s Nat Phillips might be the replacement for the position of Matip, as he will be on the bench as he still has not entirely recovered from his adductor injury. Kostas Tsimikas, Naby Keita, Diogo Jota, Joe Gomez and Virgil van Dijk will all not be a part of the squad for the final match of the year Premier League.
Newcastle United’s Callum Wilson might be back in the squad for their final match of the year, but players like Ryan Fraser and Jonjo Shelvey will not be a part of the squad due to their groin injuries. Allan Saint-Maximin and Jamaal Lascelles have not been back to their 100% yet since they have caught COVID-19. Martin Dubravka will also be not included in the squad for the match against the Premier League’s current leaders.
Newcastle United’s possible starting lineup: Darlow, Wilson, Manquillo, Schar, Clark, Lewis, Fernandez, Ritchie, Longstaff, Hayden and Joelinton.
Liverpool’s possible starting lineup: Alisson, Mane, Alexander-Arnold, Fabinho, Robertson, Firmino, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Henderson, Wijnaldum, Phillips and Salah.