Liverpool Bayern Munich Tips, Predictions and Odds
Liverpool host Bayern Munich in European Champions League on Tuesday 19th February, 8:00pm at Anfield.
Both used to winning
Jürgen Klopp’s men have won seven of their previous eight Champions League home games and the atmosphere is sure to be something special at Anfield. Bayern Munich are no slouches on their travels in this competition, however, winning six out of eight recently.
Match result top tip: Home Win or Away Win @ 1.30
A key suspension
Both teams have scored in ten of the last 15 matches played by Bayern Munich in the Champions League. Although Liverpool boast a formidable defensive record at this level, with six clean sheets in eight home games, Virgil van Dijk is suspended for this clash.
Both teams to score top tip: BTTS – Yes @ 1.57
Including the Hoffenheim qualifier, eight of the ten Champions League home matches played by Liverpool across the last two campaigns have served up over 2.5 goals. This has also been the case in 11 of the previous 13 Bayern Munich away games at this level.
Over/under top tip: Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.70
Bayern slow starters in the knockout rounds
The Bavarian giants have a dreadful recent record when it comes to conceding first in knockout games in this competition on the road, doing so five times out of seven. Liverpool, meanwhile, have gone 1-0 up seven times in eight Champions League home matches of late.
Team to score first top tip: Liverpool to score first @ 1.75
Cometh the hour, cometh the man
Mo Salah has netted six times in the Reds’ last five Champions League home games, including scoring a trio of opening goals. Having broken the deadlock against Manchester City, AS Roma and Napoli, facing Bayern Munich will hold no fears for the Egyptian.
Player to score first top tip: Mo Salah to score first @ 6.00
WIN/DRAW/WIN KEY STATISTICS
Liverpool have scored in 85% of their last 20 home European games.
Liverpool have kept a clean sheet in 10 of their last 20 home European games, going on to win 8 and draw 2 of these matches.
Bayern have scored in 75% of their last 20 away European games.
Bayern have kept a clean sheet in 4 of their last 20 away European games, going on to win 3 and draw 1 of these matches.
CORRECT SCORE KEY STATISTICS
Liverpool have conceded 1 goal or less in 65% of their last 20 home European games.
Bayern have conceded exactly 1 goal in 8 of their last 20 away European games, going on to win 6, draw 0 and lose 2 of these matches.
BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE KEY STATISTICS
Liverpool have kept a clean sheet in 50% of their last 20 home European games.
Bayern have kept a clean sheet in 20% of their last 20 away European games.
OVER/UNDER 2.5 GOALS KEY STATISTICS
The last 20 Liverpool home European matches have produced an average of 3.00 goals per game.
The last 20 Bayern away European matches have produced an average of 3.20 goals per game.