Liverpool vs Brentford prediction: How will Premier League fixture play out today?
Liverpool welcome Brentford to Anfield this weekend and will be hoping to secure a win despite missing their Africa Cup of Nations trio.
The last time the two sides met, it was a thriller. The Premier League new boys fought toe to toe with the Reds in a game which finished three goals apiece.
It was a great example of what Brentford are about under Thomas Frank , who will be hoping his side can replicate a similar performance.
Liverpool, with only a few days rest from their Carabao Cup game with Arsenal , will be needing a win to keep their title hopes alive.
Here’s all you need to know ahead of the game.
When is the match?
The game kicks off at 2:00pm GMT on Sunday 16 January at Anfield.
Where can I watch it?
Unfortunately, the match is not being televised live in the UK, but highlights will be available shortly after full-time and later on Match of the Day on BBC 1.
Liverpool XI: Alisson; Alexander-Arnold, Matip, Van Dijk, Robertson; Henderson, Fabinho, Jones; Oxlade-Chamberlain, Firmino, Jota
Brentford XI: Fernandez; Ajer, Jansson, Pinnock; Roerslev, Janelt, Norgaard, Baptiste, Henry; Mbuemo, Toney
Brentford will be going to Anfield full of belief, knowing the home side are without some of their key players. However, Liverpool’s know-how should prove enough to edge a closely fought encounter. Liverpool 2-1 Brentford