Southampton v Liverpool Prediction 17-08-2019
Saturday, 3:00 pm
St Mary’s Stadium
England Premier League
The Reds make a trip to the St Mary’s Stadium to face Southampton in round two of the Premier League season.
The Saints come into this home game after a disappointing (3-0) away loss to Burnley at the Turf Moor.
Liverpool on the other hand approach this encounter after a penalty shootout UEFA Super Cup win over Chelsea at the Vodafone Park on Wednesday.
Jürgen Klopp‘s men fell behind in the 36th minutes, before Sadio Mane‘s 48th minutes goal forced the tie into extra time.
Mane put Liverpool in front five minute into extra time, the tie was forced into penalty in the 101 minute which Liverpool won.
Liverpool defeated Southampton (3-1) at the St Mary’s Stadium last season.
Players to watch
Danny Ings will be leading the attack for Southampton.
Sadio Mane bagged a brace in Liverpool’s UEFA Super Cup victory over Chelsea.
Prediction: Liverpool Win
Reason for Southampton v Liverpool Prediction 17-08-2019
Liverpool have won in each of their last four head to head encounters against Southampton.