Brentford at Liverpool
January 16, 2022 9:00 am EDT
The Line: Liverpool -350 / Brentford +950 // Total: 2.5
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Liverpool and Brentford face off on Sunday in an English Premier League showdown at Anfield. When these two teams faced off in September of 2021 the two teams played to a 3-3 draw.
Liverpool currently sits in 3rd place in the standings having picked up 42 points. Liverpool’s last game in the Premier League came back on January 2nd against Chelsea, but they have played two games since then. In the last game in the EFL Cup, Liverpool couldn’t find the back of the net and that led to a 0-0 draw against Arsenal. Liverpool has scored 52 goals total while their defense has given up 18 goals total. Mohamed Salah has been the top player for Liverpool scoring 16 goals and adding nine assists.
On the other side of this matchup is Brentford who currently sits in 13th place in the standings having picked up 23 points. Brentford has won two of their last three games across all contests, but in the last game they were defeated. In the last game against Southampton, the defense struggled scoring four goals and that led to the defeat. Brentford has scored 24 goals total while their defense has given up 30 goals total. Ivan Toney has been the top player for Brentford scoring four goals and adding two assists. There are six different players who have scored at least two goals.
Liverpool is the better team and they are going to have no issue running up the score in this game. Look for Liverpool to score three or four goals, and Brentford will have issues finding the back of the net. Back Liverpool -1.5 to cash.