FootyMAD's Liverpool match preview

Last updated : 30 March 2007 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Liverpool v Arsenal fixture

Arsenal face a trip to Liverpool at Anfield at lunchtime on Saturday, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Gunners will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them ending up on the losing side in more than half of the games played between the two.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, as the visitors ran out cosy 3 - 6 winners in a League Cup match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Tue 09 JanLiverpool3 - 6ArsenalLGEC
2006/2007Sat 06 JanLiverpool1 - 3ArsenalFAC
2006/2007Sun 12 NovArsenal3 - 0LiverpoolPREM
2005/2006Sun 12 MarArsenal2 - 1LiverpoolPREM
2005/2006Tue 14 FebLiverpool1 - 0ArsenalPREM
2004/2005Sun 08 MayArsenal3 - 1LiverpoolPREM
2004/2005Sun 28 NovLiverpool2 - 1ArsenalPREM

Recent respective form guides

Liverpool have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 9 to 8.

Arsenal have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. These low-scoring games have seen just 5 goals scored and conceded.

Liverpool sit in a healthy 4th in the league, and have picked up 54 points from their 30 games. Arsenal sit in a healthy 3rd in the league, and have picked up 55 points from their 29 games.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

With Arsenal only showing average form on the road, Footymad are of the opinion a draw at Anfield will be a good result. No-score draw

Sequence statistics:
Liverpool Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Arsenal 7 games since last away draw.