Liverpool v Norwich Prediction 08-08-2019
Friday, 3:00 pm
England Premier League
The 2019-2020 English Premier League season kicks off as Champions League winners Liverpool play host to newly promoted Norwich at Anfield.
Jürgen Klopp‘s Red Army approach this tie following a Community Shield penalty shot loss (1-1*) to Manchester City at Wembley on Sunday.
The Reds fell behind in the opening twelve minutes, before Joel Matip forced the game into penalty shoot out in the 77th minutes which they lost.
Norwich on the other hand come into this encounter following a narrow (1-0) Club Friendly win over French side Toulouse at the Carrow Road on Saturday.
Kenny McLean scored the decisive goal in the 39th minutes, as Norwich registers three wins in their last six preseason games.
The Canaries last visit to Anfield (2015-2016 season) ended in a (1-1) draw.
Players to watch
Virgil van Dijk was exceptional in the Community Shield game against Man City and also provide the assist for the equalizer.
Teemu Pukki was Norwich City’s top scorer last season with 29 goals in 43 outings.
Prediction: Over 2.5 goals
Reason for Liverpool v Manchester City Prediction 04-08-2019
Each of Norwich’s last five matches away from home in all competitions have had over 2.5 goals.