Both teams are now among the job seekers in the top four. In the first round, the contestants finished the match in a draw 1: 1. Will the winner be determined in the next meeting?
BurnleyFor "Burnley" in the tournament plan the match is very important. Before the upcoming fight, Shona Daich's team is in the seventh position in the Premier League. From "Arsenal" and "Tottenham" "burgundy" fall behind by three points, but from "Liverpool", which is just the fourth - seven points. In fact, in case of defeat in this match, with dreams of the Champions League zone, "Burnley" can say goodbye.
Nevertheless, despite the huge motivation, in the last rounds, Daich's wards were a bit stuck. It can not be said that Burnley lost a lot, but won not often. The last victory of "burgundy" took place on December 12, when the house managed to beat Stoke City. After that, in four rounds the team played three away matches with Brighton 0: 0, Manchester United 2-2 and Huddersfield 0: 0, and also lost to Tottenham at home 0-3. The defeat of the "spurs" was for the "Burnley" only the second home for nine previous fights in the home arena. Lived more players Dajch "Arsenal" - 0: 1.
In the infirmary, Burnley has only Robbie Brady and Tom Heaton. But Steven Ward and Chris Wood are ready to take part in the fight.
Liverpool"Liverpool" in the standings continues to hold in the fourth position. The group of pursuers is not far away, and any loss of points by the Mersisiders only will aggravate the struggle for the zone of the Champions League.
His last match, the team of Jurgen Klopp played a couple of days ago at home against the "Leicester." Victory over the "foxes" turned out to be strong-willed. Having missed in the first half from Vardi, in the second half of "Liverpool" replied with two goals from Mohammed Salah. Thus, on the account of the Egyptian already 17 goals scored in the Premier League. In the list of scorers, he only gives one goal to Harry Kane.
At home, "Liverpool" does not lose five games in a row, showing an enviable performance. During this period, the Merseyside defeated West Ham 4-1, Stoke 3-0, Brighton 5-1 and Bournemouth 4-0, and also finished a 3-3 match against Arsenal.
In the infirmary at the "Liverpool" Jordan Henderson, Alberto Moreno, Marco Gruyich and Nathaniel Kline. In doubt, participation in the match Daniel Sturridge.