They are saying by no means again the early kick-off however the stats recommend Liverpool’s conflict at Brighton on Saturday will solely go a technique.
The champions will go high of the Premier League in the event that they keep away from defeat on the Amex Stadium, a floor the place they’ve loved loads of success at.
Liverpool have received on all 4 events they’ve performed at Brighton’s comparatively new floor however their residence woes have been evident earlier than they moved into the Amex in 2011.
Actually, Brighton have by no means received a high flight residence conflict towards the Reds, drawing three and dropping 4 and dropping all three within the Premier League by an combination rating of 2-9.
Their final residence victory towards Liverpool got here all the way in which again in January 1961 when each side have been within the second tier.
The final 9 conferences between the 2 sides have gone Liverpool’s method, who’ve scored 27 objectives and conceding simply seven within the course of.
However that is the Premier League and as soon as each units of gamers cross that white line something can occur.
There are some stats Brighton gamers can take consolation from. Liverpool haven’t received of their final three Premier League away matches.
Their patchy away type stretches again all the way in which to final season, having solely tasted victory in three of their final ten Premier League matches on the highway.
A 3-Zero defeat at Watford final time period, which ended Liverpool’s hopes of going all the league season unbeaten, was the start of their journey woes.
The bottom second on this unhealthy run noticed Liverpool undergo a 7-2 humiliation at Aston Villa in October.
Beneath you may see a breakdown of Liverpool’s latest away day woes that may encourage Brighton this weekend.
Liverpool’s PL away day woes
- Watford 3-Zero Liverpool (February 29)
- Everton 0-Zero Liverpool (June 21)
- Manchester City 4-Zero Liverpool (July 2)
- Brighton 1-Three Liverpool (July 8)
- Arsenal 2-1 Liverpool (July 15)
- Newcastle 1-Three Liverpool (July 26)
- Chelsea 0-2 Liverpool (September 20)
- Aston Villa 7-2 Liverpool (October 4)
- Everton 2-2 Liverpool (October 17)
- Manchester City 1-1 Liverpool (November 8)
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