Liverpool return to Premier League action after their winter break on Sunday when they face a trip to Bournemouth.
The Reds can extend their lead over Manchester City to five points with a win over the Cherries and can be backed at 8/11 with bet365 to pick up the three points.
Bournemouth v Liverpool stat pack
Ahead of the game, a number of interesting stats surrounding both teams have come to light:
- Bournemouth have lost eight of their past nine league meetings with Liverpool, though the exception was a 1-0 win in this exact fixture last season.
- Bournemouth have lost all nine of their Premier League games against teams starting the day top of the table, conceding 30 goals and scoring just six. It is the most such games any team has played in the competition with a 100% loss record.
- Liverpool have won each of their past three Premier League away games, while the Reds last won four in a row on the road in the competition in March 2022.
- Bournemouth have won three of their past four Premier League home games, as many as their previous 16 beforehand. They have scored nine goals in their past four league games at the Vitality Stadium, as many as their previous 11 prior to this.