Liverpool v FC Porto Prediction 09-04-2019

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Liverpool v FC Porto Prediction

Liverpool v FC Porto Prediction

Tuesday, 8:00 pm
09-04-2019
Anfield
UEFA Champions League

The Reds welcomes Portuguese side FC Porto to Anfield for the first leg of the UEFA Champions League quarter final fixtures.

Liverpool approach this tie following an impressive (3-1) away win over Southampton at the St Mary’s Stadium on Friday Night.

The Reds fell behind in the opening nine minutes, but Naby Keita got the equalizer six minutes pasted the half hour mark.

Mohamed Salah gave Liverpool the lead in the 80th minutes, before Jordan Henderson sealed the victory six minutes later.

FC Porto come into this away Champions League tie on the back of a comfortable (2-0) home win over Boavista.

Tiquinho Soares put Porto ahead in the 41st minutes from the penalty spot, before Otavio doubled the lead three minutes after the break.

Liverpool qualified for the Champions League quarter finals after a (3-1) aggregate win over Bayern Munich, while Porto defeated AS Roma (4-3) on aggregate.

Its ended goalless the last time Liverpool played host to FC Porto.

Players to watch

Mohamed Salah is Liverpool top scorer with twenty one goals and eight assist.

Francisco Soares is FC Porto’s top scorer with fourteen goals and three assist.

Prediction: Over 2.5 goals

Reason for Liverpool v FC Porto Prediction

Over 2.5 goals have been recorded in each of Liverpool’s last five games in all competitions.

Each of FC Porto’s last six Champions League games have had over 2.5 goals.

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