The Premier League returns to action this weekend as Liverpool takes on Crystal Palace at Anfield on Sunday. Jurgen Klopp's men will welcome Crystal Palace at Anfield for their fifth match of the season as the Red Devils hope to continue their winning streak.
Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool bounced back to winning ways after their disappointing 1-1 draw against ten-man Chelsea on Matchday 3. The Reds responded positively after the draw by winning two consecutive matches against Burnley in the Premier League and AC Milan in the UEFA Champions League.
Jurgen Klopp will be hoping his teams continue their winning streak when they take on a strong Crystal Palace at home. Crystal Palace is in a good form under new management and recently defeated Tottenham 3-0 at Selhurst Park. Crystal Palace us being coached by former Arsenal player, Patrick Vierra who has transformed the team to a formidable team capable of upsetting the league's contenders.
Liverpool needs to win this weekend to go top of the league table and Jurgen Klopp has to make the right formation in order to guarantee a win this weekend. In order to continue winning, Jurgen Klopp must be very cautious with his team selection, tactics and game plan. A good coach like Jurgen Klopp knows that the key player and threat in the Crystal Palace team is Wilfred Zaha. Taming Wilfred Zaha will render Crystal Palace tactics ineffective hence giving Liverpool the advantage to win the game
Here is the strongest formation and lineup Klopp could use to defeat Crystal Palace on Saturday.
Goalkeeper - Allison Becker:
There is no strong competition for Allison Becker hence he gets the nod to start for the Reds against Crystal Palace.
DEFENCE - Alexander Arnold, Robertson, Matip and VVD:
Liverpool struggled last season in defence due to injuries to key defenders and was forced to play the likes of Fabinho and Jordan Henderson in defence. With Gomes, Virgil Van Dijk and Matip fit, Liverpool once again have a formidable defence to win the Premier League.
Midfield - Fabinho, Thiago Alcantara and Jordan Henderson:
Harvey Elliot suffered a terrible injury the last time and will be on the sideline for a long time. Thiago Alcantara and Jordan Henderson will replace the injured youngster in the Midfield.
Attack - Salah, Mane and Jota:
Mo Salah and Sadio Mane are arguably the two best wingers in the Premier League and will most definitely start for Liverpool on Saturday. Jurgen Klopp will have to choose between Diogo Jota and Roberto Firmin
Allison Becker, Matip, Virgil Van Dijk, Andrew Robertson, Alexander Arnold, Thiago Alcantara, Jordan Henderson, Fabinho, Sadio Mane, Mohamed Salah and Diogo Jota.
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