After discovering the path to victory on the continent, Liverpool will probably be out to get their league marketing campaign again on observe once they meet a Wolves facet beginning to refind their toes.
Wolves vs. Liverpool
Monday, March 15, 2021 – 8pm (GMT)
Premier League (29)
Referee: Craig Pawson
Rolling right into a matchday with a win the earlier outing actually does work wonders.
Particularly when it’s one which cemented Liverpool’s place within the last eight of this season’s Champions League, holding alive the faint hopes of silverware.
The Reds have been the dominant pressure towards Leipzig and the 2-0 victory is one that may have supplied a much-need choose me up for Jurgen Klopp‘s facet.
However, fortunately, the lesson in taking their probabilities in entrance of aim didn’t show to be a expensive one as Mo Salah and Sadio Mane did sufficient.
A street journey to the West Midlands now awaits and can allow the Reds to place their Anfield woes behind them and purpose to make it 5 wins from six away matches.
With the challengers for a top-four spot slowly drifting out of attain, Liverpool can sick afford any extra dropped factors ought to they want to at the least muster a last push within the final 9 video games.
For Nuno Espirito Santo and Wolves, a prime half of the desk end will probably be on their agenda and after only one defeat of their final 5, they may fancy their probabilities.
The supervisor has talked so much about kickstarting some momentum and it could not damage to take action with a second successive win for the primary time because the finish of January.
No new accidents to report on, sure you learn that accurately and no, we’re not in a parallel universe.
The one, present, concern heading into the conflict is the health of Roberto Firmino who missed the Reds’ final two video games with a knee harm.
Klopp was hopeful of having the ability to embody his No. 9 in his squad on Monday however won’t really feel rushed in his timing with Diogo Jota, Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane anticipated to start out.
With 5 days between video games there may very well be few, if any, adjustments from the XI who emerged victorious in Budapest.
It will imply Fabinho can be handed a successive begin in midfield behind a centre-back pairing of Nat Phillips and Ozan Kabak.
The likes of Curtis Jones, Naby Keita and Xherdan Shaqiri will little doubt be pushing for choice.
For Wolves, they may stay with out Daniel Podence, Raul Jimenez and Marcal for the conflict.
Potential Wolves XI: Patricio; Dendoncker, Coady, Saiss; Semedo, Neves, Moutinho, Jonny; Neto, Silva, Traore
Final 5 Away to Wolves (All Competitions)
Received 2-1 – January 2020 (Jimenez; Henderson, Firmino)
Misplaced 2-1 – January 2019 (Jimenez, Neves; Origi)
Received 2-0 – December 2018 (Salah, Van Dijk)
Received 3-0 – January 2012 (Carroll, Bellamy, Kuyt)
Received 3-0 – January 2011 (Torres x2, Meireles)
*To be performed behind-closed-doors
Did You Know?
So Liverpool have been beneficiant in handing away information this season, however right here’s hoping they don’t comply with go well with on Monday night.
The Reds are undefeated of their final seven league journeys to the Molineux Stadium, successful 4 and drawing three with an combination rating of 12-3.
Actually, their final assembly on Wolves’ house soil in January 2020 was the primary time in 5 outings at their floor that Liverpool had conceded a aim.
How excellent would one other win and clear sheet be? However any route to a few factors will little doubt be welcomed.
Liverpool – Final 5 outcomes (all competitions)
Received 2-0 vs. Leipzig
Misplaced 1-0 vs. Fulham
Misplaced 1-0 vs. Chelsea
Received 2-0 vs. Sheffield United
Misplaced 2-0 vs. Everton
Wolves – Final 5 outcomes (all competitions)
Drew 0-0 vs. Aston Villa
Misplaced 4-1 vs. Man Metropolis
Drew 1-1 vs. Newcastle
Received 1-0 vs. Leeds
Received 2-1 vs. Southampton
Talking in his pre-match press convention, Klopp touched on his hopes of seeing a constant centre-back partnership in Phillips and Kabak for the rest of the season:
“We’ll see. I hope there will probably be [consistency], that they may keep match.
“I can’t sit right here and provides ensures for these sorts of issues, however I heard nothing completely different thus far so I believe they are going to be obtainable and it regarded good [at Leipzig].
“In the event that they’re bodily able to go once more, which I hope, then why ought to we modify it?
“It’s clear you need to have consistency and we by no means had it. It regarded actually good and so, after all, hopefully, they’ll play plenty of video games, if not all the relaxation, but when not then we’ve to discover a resolution once more.”
TV & Liveblog Data
Wolves vs. Liverpool kicks off at 8pm (GMT) and will probably be proven stay within the UK on Sky Sports activities Premier League and Sky Sports activities Fundamental Occasion, with protection from 7pm.
Chris Williams has you lined on This Is Anfield’s matchday liveblog, hopefully holding you entertained along with his traditional bias take for a Reds win, ranging from 7.15pm