FM Preview: Liverpool v West Bromwich Albion 22 Apr 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 21st April 2012
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Liverpool take on West Bromwich Albion in a Premier League match on 22nd April 2012 at 16:00.
History of the Liverpool v West Bromwich Albion fixture
West Bromwich Albion face a trip to Liverpool at Anfield on Sunday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Baggies will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 35 and win only 10 of the 65 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Anfield was was two seasons ago, in August 2010, the Reds carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a Premier League match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 29 Oct||West Brom.||0 - 2||Liverpool||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Sat 02 Apr||West Brom.||2 - 1||Liverpool||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Sun 29 Aug||Liverpool||1 - 0||West Brom.||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sun 17 May||West Brom.||0 - 2||Liverpool||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sat 08 Nov||Liverpool||3 - 0||West Brom.||Premier League|
|2005/2006||Sat 01 Apr||West Brom.||0 - 2||Liverpool||Premiership|
|2005/2006||Sat 31 Dec||Liverpool||1 - 0||West Brom.||Premiership|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Liverpool have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 14 goals for the Reds, with 7 goals against.
West Bromwich Albion have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Baggies have hit 7 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Liverpool's 46 points from 33 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 8th position.
West Bromwich Albion see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premier League, showing a record of 42 points from their 34 games played so far,
Current overall team form
|West Bromwich Albion||6||2||1||3||6||10||7|
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Reds, as the Baggies have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Liverpool||Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
|West Bromwich Albion||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here