Liverpool will endeavor to keep the pressure on Premier League leaders Chelsea when they face West Ham United on Sunday evening.
West Ham has begun the 2021-22 premier league season with an impressive run of results. They have lost just two games so far this season. They currently sit 4th in the premier league standings with 20 points from the opening ten games – five points adrift league leaders Chelsea, and they will set their sights on second place with a win here. West Ham marched to a 4-1 victory over Aston Villa in their last premier league outing with Ben Johnson, Declan Rice, Pablo Fornals, and Jarrod Bowen all getting on the scoresheet in David Moyes’s 999th managerial game. Andriy Yarmolenko and Nikola Vlasic are major doubts for this clash.
Liverpool were held to a frustrating draw against Brighton in their last premier league outing, Despite going 2-0 up after goals from Jordan Henderson and Sadio Mane, The Reds couldn’t hold on and fell to two superb goals from Leandro Trossard and Enock Mwepu. However, Jurgen Klopp’s side made an immediate return to winning ways by beating Atletico Madrid 2-0 in the Champions League. L Liverpool are unbeaten this season with six wins and four draws to sit second in the premier league standings – three points below Chelsea. They are the highest scoring side in the league so far with 29 goals and just eight conceded. Midfielders Naby Keita, James Milner, Curtis Jones, and Harvey Elliott are unavailable. Striker Robert Firmino came off with an injured hamstring in the last game and remains sidelined.
Liverpool has won eight of their nine competitive away games this season, scoring over 2.5 goals on five occasions. Liverpool has won eight of their last nine premier league meetings with West Ham. Mohamed Salah has scored nine goals in eight premier league games against West Ham and is tipped to score here again.
ACCUMULATOR TIP: LIVERPOOL OVER 1.5 TEAM GOALS
ANYTIME GOALSCORER: MOHAMED SALAH