Liverpool’s 2-0 loss at Hull means they have failed to win a Premier League game in 2017 and have won just once in all competitions this year. The Reds, though, are unbeaten in their last six against Spurs at home, winning four.
Tottenham fell to a 2-1 loss when these two teams met at Anfield in the EFL Cup earlier in the campaign, but will field a stronger XI here. They are unbeaten in the last four Premier League away games, winning two.
The north London side, though, could be held to a draw, prolonging Liverpool’s winless start to 2017 in the process.
Liverpool – Danny Ings, Marko Grujic and Ovie Ejaria are all sidelined for the hosts. Place your bet with the Champion on NaijaBet.com
Ragnar Klavan and Dejan Lovren are both doubts, though should be fit to feature, with the latter set to replace Lucas in defence.Jurgen Klopp could call on Loris Karius following Simon Mignolet’s error at Hull at the weekend.
Tottenham – Jan Vertonghen, Georges-Kevin Nkoudou and Danny Rose all miss out for Spurs through injury here.
Kieran Trippier is closing in on a return to fitness, but Erik Lamela is set to miss out once more as he recovers from a hip problem.
Spurs could be unchanged from the 1-0 home win over Middlesbrough.
Liverpool are undefeated in 18 of their last 19 home matches in Premier League.
Liverpool are undefeated in their last 9 matches against Tottenham in all competitions.
Tottenham are undefeated in their last 9 matches in Premier League.