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The Premier League: Matchday 23, Crystal Palace vs. Liverpool
Jan 20, 2022, 10:50:00 PM

The Premier League: Matchday 23, Crystal Palace vs. Liverpool

Sunday fixture at Selhurst Park - 3:00pm GMT.

Sunday at Selhurst Park in South London you have a very special opportunity to see a great Premier League game between two of the league's classics: Palace and Liverpool. Are you ready for the upcoming fixture? We have some stats and odds to help you with your wagers!

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Liverpool go into this match with 45 points secured

Liverpool come to this game on the back of a victory, having beaten Brentford 3-0 at Anfield. How about the following stats? They've won 13 meetings, drawn six games, and lost two fixtures. Additionally, Liverpool keep finding ways to win, having secured 12 victories in their last 20 games is astonishing this season and they are looking worthy of the aspiration to qualify for Champion’s League football.

The club’s goals per match average is currently 2.62, so scoring goals against Palace could be easy for them. If you’re betting on the correct score of the game, it may be best for you to consider that the number of goals scored by The Reds might stick close to their goals per match average.

After failing to score in the last match, the visitor team Liverpool has now a chance of 31.85% for vindication.

If Liverpool have been better positioned than their rival in the standings to this day, it is because they've managed to score more. Right now, their goal percentage is 95%. So if you’re betting on both teams to score (BTTS), you should take this into account.

With the Premier League season well into its stride, Crystal Palace have managed to gain 24 points

With one draw, which followed a defeat, Palace’s recent form has not been great. They will be looking to return to winning ways in this next match. They've won five games, drawn nine meetings, and lost seven games, a trajectory to consider when betting on this game. Also, league success is all about winning football matches, any way you can, so five losses in nine matches would not make this a successful season for Palace. Palace have a duty to keep a clean sheet this game, in the Premier League everything is to be played and all the points matter. It is not the most likely for them in this game, but not impossible, because the probability that they will defeat their rivals to zero in Selhurst Park is 13.79%.

The club’s goals per match average is currently 1.43, so scoring goals against Liverpool could be easy for them. If you’re betting on the correct score of the game, it may be best for you to consider that the number of goals scored by The Eagles might stick close to their goals per match average.

The Eagles have recorded one goal in their last match in the Premier League and it seems it's something which could happen again, as the likelihood of them scoring exactly one goal against Liverpool is rated at 42.92%.

Patrick Vieira’s The Eagles play at home this week against their rival, better positioned in the standings right now. We don't know what will happen in the next 90 minutes, but goal average in first halves for The Eagles is 0.48. So if you’re betting on what the score will be at the 1st half, count on this!

Corners always mean a great scoring opportunity for Palace; their total for and against amount to 93 and 113, respectively. Make your corners over/under bets now!

Crystal Palace v Liverpool Head-to-Heads in the Premier League

As you place your bets, remember that the recent form between these two sides has seen Liverpool with a greater number of wins. In the last 26 meetings, they have enjoyed 18 wins, to Palace’s six victories. Also, the last 20 games against Liverpool have resulted in twelve wins for Palace. The last time both teams met in this competition was September 2021 and the score line ended up with a 3-0 win for Liverpool. Previous matches between this pair have been high-scoring affairs and the odds of both sides finding the net on Sunday are high (60.61%) so it should be an entertaining match.

Combined that’s three goals; it's a decisive stat to know because this gives us a reference for what a clever over/under (or Asian Total) bet could be. What will the total score be this go around? Could the scoresheet be similar for the upcoming battle? We think it might be, but you decide! This is what we think it might be, what are your thoughts on this?

Win Probability

In summation:
  • Currently, Crystal Palace are favored to win the contest with a rating of 62.89%
  • The rating for Liverpool is at 18.52%
  • A draw between the two teams is rated at 23.81%

Performance Report

It's great to see your favourite player in action, but with an anytime goalscorer wager you can have that extra boost of emotions! For Palace, Conor Gallagher contributed with seven goals in 21 League matches this Premier League Season, while Mohamed Salah is a top performing player who has scored 16 goals in 21 League fixtures this season for Liverpool.

Other players of note for Palace are Wilfried Zaha and Odsonne Edouard with five goals and five goals respectively and for Liverpool are Diogo Jota and Sadio Mane with 10 goals and eight goals respectively.

The players to score bet sounds terrific!

Author: Ben Llorente

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