Liverpool vs Tottenham Hotspur ( Match preview)
The highly anticipated clash between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool is set to give football fans around the world a taste of the English Premier League. Both teams have been unbeaten in their first six games with only Manchester City and Arsenal as the other teams yet to lose a game this season.
The stage is set for a thrilling encounter that promises skill, strategy, and the electric atmosphere of a footballing spectacle at White Hart Lane Stadium on Saturday, September 30, 2023. This game is a battle of tactics, talent, and tenacity, both teams will be vying for supremacy in what is sure to be a memorable match at the heart of the beautiful game.
Team news ( Tottenham and Liverpool)
Tottenham supporters has some concern over the fitness of James Maddison and Brennan Johnson following the north London derby draw but they are hopeful neither will miss the Liverpool game.
However for Liverpool, Trent Alexander-Arnold seem to have gotten better from his hamstring problem and may feature against Tottenham.
Head to Head
Both teams have met 181 times since when both sides met in 1909 (Spurs won 1-0).
The Reds have come out victorious on 89 occasions, drawing 44 and losing 48.
Jurgen Klopp's side have not lost at all against Tottenham since the 4-1 defeat in 2017, he has since won nine of the 12 clashes since then, which included the UEFA Champions League final in 2019.
Spurs’ recent record in this fixture is poor they have won just one of their last 21 Premier League meeting (D6 L14), a 4-1 win at Wembley Stadium in October 2017. That means Spurs are without a win in their last 11 league games against Liverpool (D3 L8); only against Chelsea between December 1992 and March 2006 (28 games), Man United between September 2001 and March 2012 (22 games) and Arsenal between March 2000 and October 2009 (20 games) have they endured longer winless runs in the competition.
Premier League form
Liverpool have won their last five games having drawn only one which was the game against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on the first day of the 2023/24 season.
Tottenham drew their opening game in the league and won the next four games before they played draw in their last league game which was against Arsenal.
Ange Postelogou will hope he can continue in his fine form since he joined Spurs while Klopp will want to keep his unbeaten record in the Premier League at least for a while.