Probable Lineups Statistical Comparison
(48) 28 Goals 22 (40)
(30) 23 Assists 22 (30)
(6.8) 6.9 Average Ratings 6.8 (6.7)
32.6 Average Age 34.6
180 Average Height (cm) 180.4
(1.1) 1.3 Shots pg 1 (1)
(49%) 49% Aerial Duel Success 43% (44%)
(1.2) 0.9 Dribbles pg 0.9 (1.1)
(1.6) 1.5 Tackles pg 1.6 (1.9)
* Values in brackets (x) are overall player statistics in Premier League.
- Liverpool have mounting injury problems, after Mamadou Sakho and Daniel Sturridge were both forced off during the 1-0 FA Cup win at Blackburn on Wednesday. While Sturridge should be ok to play here, Sakho has been ruled out for 3 weeks.
- Mario Balotelli missed that game through illness and remains doubtful.
- Emre Can returns from suspension but Skrtel and Gerrard continue to miss out.
- Jordon Ibe is available again after injury.
- Newcastle still have plenty of injury concerns for the trip to Liverpool on Monday night.
- Daryl Janmaat has been playing through injury of late, and may have to again here.
- Meanwhile, Papiss Demba Cisse and Fabricio Coloccini both remain suspended.