Two heavily criticised managers that are under huge pressure after recent disappointing results in the league, Jürgen Klopp and Arsène Wenger, will face each other. Liverpool will host Arsenal at Anfield in Week 27 of the 2016/2017 English Premier League.
Jürgen Klopp’s side have been underperforming and showing traits of beeing off form ahead of the match against Arsène Wenger’s Arsenal at the iconic ground Anfield. Liverpool have just won once in their last five matches in the English Premier League, losing three match and drew to Chelsea once.
Liverpool suffered a horrible and bitter three-one defeat to the defending English champions Leicester City in their previous English Premier League match away from home.
Jürgen Klopp’s Liverpool are located on a fifth place with 49 points. They are just a point behind Saturday’s opponents Arsenal.
Team News: Jürgen Klopp confirmed in his prematch press conference Jordan Henderson (foot) and Daniel Sturridge (hip strain) will not be available for Saturday’s match against Arsenal. Centre-back Dejan Lovren had a full training session and could be available for Saturday’s big match.
Leicester City | L
Tottenham Hotspur | W
Hull City | L
Chelsea | D
Swansea City | L
Arsène Wenger’s side suffered huge blows in their English Premier League-title ambitions with two horrible defeats to Watford and Chelsea. Thus, it has been a disappointing season but they are hopeful to finish in top four.
Arsenal defeated ten-men Hull City with two-nil in their previous English Premier League-match at Ashburton Grove.
Arsenal are located on a fourth place with 50 points in the league table, just a point ahead of Saturday’s opponents Liverpool.
Team News: Aaron Ramsey, Olivier Giroud and Laurent Koscielny will be back in the squad and have had a full training session. Mohamed Elneny has an ankle problem that should be sorted out in three weeks.
Hull City | W
Chelsea | L
Watford | L
Burnley | W
Swansea City | W
Both clubs have faced each other in 187 matches. Arsenal have won 68 matches and Liverpool have won 68 matches. 51 matches have ended in draws.
Last time these two clubs faced each other was in August 2016, where Liverpool defeated Arsenal 4 – 3 in the opening match of 2016/2017 English Premier League at Ashburton Grove.
Last time Liverpool and Arsenal faced each other at Anfield was in January 2016, which ended in a thrilling 3 – 3 draw.
Liverpool 2 – 1 Arsenal
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