Struggling Liverpool will probably be seeking to bounce again from 4 straight Premier League defeats after they journey to backside membership Sheffield United tonight.
Jurgen Klopp’s champions have seen their title defence go up in smoke just lately following a string of poor shows.
They misplaced to rivals Everton final weekend and should reply this night to maintain their hopes of a high 4 end alive.
Sheffield United have gained simply three video games all season and are rooted to the underside of the desk.
Liverpool beat the Blades 2-1 at Anfield in October because of Diogo Jota’s winner.
Sheffield United v Liverpool: The right way to watch
This match will probably be held at Bramall Lane on Sunday, February 28 and can kick-off at 7:15pm.
This sport is being broadcast on Sky Sports activities Important Occasion and Sky Sports activities Premier League from 7pm and can comply with their protection of Chelsea vs Manchester United.
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Sheffield United v Liverpool: Crew information
Sheffield United: Ramsdale, Ampadu, Jagielka, Bryan, Baldock, Norwood, Lundstram, Fleck, Stevens, McBurnie, McGoldrick.
Subs: Sharp, Mousset, Lowe, Burke, Foderingham, Osborn, Brewster, Ndiaye, Maguire.
Liverpool: Adrian, Alexander-Arnold, Phillips, Kabak, Robertson, Jones, Wijnaldum, Thiago, Salah, Firmino, Mane.
Subs: Milner, Keita, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Shaqiri, Origi, Rhys Williams, Neco Williams, Ojrzynski, Hughes.
Referee: Jonathan Moss
Sheffield United v Liverpool: What has been stated?
Chris Wilder insists he has nothing however admiration for the ‘extremely gifted’ Jurgen Klopp following the general public spat between the 2 managers earlier this season.
The Sheffield United boss stated: “The connection is totally wonderful.
“I’ve received nothing however admiration for Jurgen, he’s a top-class supervisor. That’s what occurs, individuals speak and issues get stated. If I used to be valuable about issues being stated I wouldn’t be doing this job.
“If I took discover of individuals within the media and what the bulk have stated by means of my time as a supervisor I don’t assume I’d be sat right here and I feel that’s the identical for the supervisor at Liverpool.
“He’s an extremely gifted supervisor, he’s a winner and all of us attempt to win. He has performed that in unbelievable style. Warmth of the second, or no matter.
“If it was private, I didn’t take it private, and I’ve moved on and for me to fret about stuff like that’s means down the pecking order.”
Sheffield United v Liverpool: Match stats and information
- Sheffield United misplaced 1-Zero to Liverpool at Bramall Lane final season, final shedding consecutive residence top-flight conferences with the Reds again in September 1921.
- Liverpool have gained their final 4 Premier League video games in opposition to Sheffield United, although these wins have been unfold over the 2006-07, 2019-20 and 2020-21 seasons.
- Sheffield United have misplaced their final seven Premier League matches in opposition to the reigning champions – their final win in opposition to the reigning top-flight champion was in opposition to Leeds in April 1993.
- Sheffield United have misplaced 20 of their 25 Premier League video games this season (W3 D2) – it’s the fewest quantity of video games a crew has taken to achieve 20 defeats in a single marketing campaign in English top-flight historical past.
- Liverpool have misplaced six of their final 9 Premier League video games (W2 D1), as many as they’d of their earlier 100 within the competitors (W75 D19). The Reds have misplaced 4 consecutive Premier League video games, final shedding 5 in a row within the top-flight in August/September 1953.
- Liverpool have conceded 34 objectives of their 25 Premier League video games this season, yet one more than they did in the entire of their 2019-20 title successful season.
- All 4 of Liverpool’s Premier League away wins this season have been in London, with the Reds selecting up simply 4 factors from their seven away video games exterior the capital (W0 D4 L3).
- Liverpool have conceded eight penalties within the Premier League this season, as many as of their three earlier campaigns mixed. Certainly, in no different Premier League season have the Reds confronted extra spot kicks (additionally eight in 2010-11).
- Sheffield United have scored fewer Premier League objectives than another facet this season (15), with 35-year-old Billy Sharp (3) and 33-year-old David McGoldrick (5) accounting for over half of these.
- Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah has scored 16 objectives in his final 17 away video games in all competitions, as many as he had netted in his earlier 51 on the highway for the Reds.