Anfield is the venue for the crunch battle between Liverpool and Wolverhampton Wanderers in the closing round of matches in the Premier League on Sunday.
Jurgen Klopp rallied his troop from 3-0 down against Barcelona in the Champions League on Tuesday night to win 4-0 and progress to the final for the second successive time. He will be demanding more of the same energy and desire from his men in this fixture as they look to put an end to their 29-year hoodoo in the league.
However, things are not ultimately in the hands of the Reds, who trail Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City by a point heading into the final lap of the marathon competition.
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Wolves are renowned for causing the ‘top six’ clubs havoc so far in this campaign and they will come into this one looking to kill whatever hope that’s left regarding the title for the home side.
Indeed, no club outside the top six has taken more points off the clubs in that region than Nuno Espirito Santo’s men (16). They also bundled Liverpool out of the FA Cup in January.
A win for the Molineux outfit in this fixture is priced at bulky odds of (9.80) with the same betting company.
For Liverpool to win this clash, they will have to score goals; likewise, Wolves if they want to cause an upset at Anfield.
For perspective, four out of the previous five meetings between these two sides in all competitions have recorded a goal-scoring outcome of more than three goals. Therefore, bettors can stand a chance of winning big in this last round of league games by staking on this fixture to go that way.
Matches between these two sides last finished at a stalemate in January 2010. This outcome is valued at (5.60) odds.