FootyMAD's Liverpool match preview
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 4th December 2009
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Blackburn Rovers and Liverpool at 15:00 on Saturday, 5th December 2009 in the Premier League.
Blackburn R. prepare to entertain Liverpool at Ewood Park on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 70 games played, Rovers have recorded 28 wins, and Liverpool have come away with 18 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Ewood Park was less than a year ago, in December 2008, as the visitors ran out cosy 1-3 winners in a Premier League match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sat 11 Apr||Liverpool||4 - 0||Blackburn R.||PREM|
|2008/2009||Sat 06 Dec||Blackburn R.||1-3||Liverpool||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sun 13 Apr||Liverpool||3 - 1||Blackburn R.||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sat 03 Nov||Blackburn R.||0 - 0||Liverpool||PREM|
|2006/2007||Tue 26 Dec||Blackburn R.||1 - 0||Liverpool||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sat 14 Oct||Liverpool||1 - 1||Blackburn R.||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sun 16 Apr||Blackburn R.||0 - 1||Liverpool||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Blackburn Rovers are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 16 goals for the Rovers, with 9 goals against.
Liverpool have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Reds's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 7.
Blackburn R. see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premier League, showing a record of 17 points from their 14 games played so far, Liverpool's total of 23 points from their 14 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Blackburn R. are starting to turn Ewood Park into a fortress, but the quality of opposition for this game makes your FootyMad panel believe the teams will share the spoils on this occasion. Score draw
|Blackburn R.||Drawn last 2 games at home.|
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Liverpool||Undefeated in last 3 away games.|
6 games since last defeat.
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