Liverpool vs Swansea Live Stream and Highlights
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Date: February 17, 2013; Time: 3:00 PM UTC;
Venue: Anfield — Liverpool.
Swans are hoping to revive their away form in the game against inconsistent Reds. The Welsh team has won just one of their last six away matches and travel to face Liverpool who have not won in their last three EPL encounters.
Liverpool goes ninth in EPL standings with 36 points from 26 games, winning 9, drawing 9 and losing 8 so far this season. Liverpool are without a win in last five games in all competitions. Their present form have seen two draws and three defeats from last five matches. But Reds have won five of their last seven home matches in the EPL. Their last five home fixtures have seen three wins and two draws. Reds were beaten 2-0 by Zenit in Europa League in midweek. Liverpool have not scored against the Swans since they were last season, drawing two games and losing one. They faced each other twice in all competitions this season: first fixture finished 0-0 at the Liberty Stadium in the EPL, and then Swansea won 3-1 in the Capital One Cup.
Swansea stands seventh in the league table with 37 points, from 26 games, having won 9, drawn 10 and lost 7 so far this season. Swansea have won just one of their last six league matches on the road. Their present form has seen two wins, two draws and one defeat from last five games. Their last five away matches have finished with one win, two draws and two defeats. Michael Laudrup’s team have dropped just two points from leading positions this season.
Liverpool have some doubts about Daniel Sturridge, cause he still remains sidelined with a thigh injury. Brendan Rodgers has no new injury concerns.
Swansea can’t count on midfielder Leon Britton case of an ankle injury. Chico Flores is a long-term injured.
Liverpool line-up: Reina, Johnson, Agger, Skrtel, Enrique, Henderson, Allen, Lucas, Gerrard, Downing, Suarez.
Last three matches:
Zenit Saint Petersburg 2 – Liverpool 0;
Liverpool 0 – West Bromwich Albion 2;
Manchester City FC 2 – Liverpool 2.
Swansea line-up: Vorm, Rangel, Williams, Monk, Davies, Dyer, De Guzman, Ki, Hernandez, Routledge, Michu.
Last three matches:
Swansea 4 – QPR 1;
West Ham 1 – Swansea 0;
Sunderland 0 – Swansea 0.