Liverpool Injury Report vs Crystal Palace: Henderson, Leiva, Lallana, Matip, Klavan, Sturridge

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Liverpool’s quest for a top-4 finish will also include a battle against injuries.Several key players for the Reds will be at less than full strength as they host Crystal Palace on Sunday.

The biggest concerns come in the back, where Joel Matip (thigh) and Ragnar Klavan (knee) both missed time at training this week. Both were training at the end of the week on the side, and will be late fitness tests before Sunday’s contest.

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Liverpool FC Starting XI Prediction vs Crystal Palace

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Liverpool host Crystal Palace on Sunday as the race for the top-4 hits the stretch run. The Reds sit third in the table and have five matches to go, while all their rivals have games in hand.

Liverpool, as they have throughout the season, will be battling injuries in key spots. On area where there isn’t much concern in recent weeks is at goalkeeper. Simon Mignolet recorded a shutout last week and will be a key factor for the Reds in the final five games.

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Liverpool Injury Report vs West Brom: Henderson, Lallana, Mane, Ings, Bogden, Ejaria

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Liverpool heads into Sunday’s match at the Hawthorns still banged up, but getting closer to full health for the stretch run.

Sadio Mane had successful surgery this week on his knee injury and will miss the rest of the season. He should be ready to go in the pre-season.

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Predicted Liverpool Starting XI vs West Bromwich Albion

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Liverpool FC is back at it on Sunday at the Hawthorns to take on West Bromwich Albion.

The Reds are coming off a 2-1 win over Stoke, where they overcame a halftime deficit to get a valuable three points.

Liverpool will start the day fourth in the PL table, one point behind third-place Manchester City.

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Philippe Coutinho, a Match Time Doubt, Gives Gutsy Performance in Liverpool Win

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Philippe Coutinho was forced off the pitch with an illness against Bournemouth in mid-week and has missed a couple days of training because of it. Entering the weekend fixture against Stoke City, he was to be a match-time decision.

Liverpool really needed him because the club is truly limping toward the finish of the BPL season. In their come-from-behind win at Stoke today, the Reds were without several key players.

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Predicted Liverpool FC Starting XI against Stoke City

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After a disappointing draw against Bournemouth, Liverpool hits the road on Saturday when they face Stoke City.

Liverpool still sits in third in the BPL table with seven games to go in the race for a top-4 spot.

Simon Mignolet has only registered one clean sheet in 2017, but a lot of that isn’t his fault. The oft criticized keeper is cemented in the No. 1 spot for the rest of the season, but the Reds defense still is far from where it needs to be.

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Liverpool FC Starting XI Prediction against Bournemouth

Liverpool welcomes in Bournemouth on Wednesday just a few days after a comfortable 3-1 in the Merseyside Derby against Everton.

Liverpool sits third in the table and a win on Wednesday would be valuable in the race for the top-4. The Cherries can back to stun Liverpool 4-3 earlier in the season coming back from a 3-1 deficit.

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Liverpool FC Injury Report vs Bournemouth: Lallana, Mane, Henderson, Sturridge

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The injuries keep on piling up for Liverpool, who will be heading down the stretch without a few of their best players. That list includes top offensive weapon Sadio Mane, who is definitely out Wednesday when the Reds welcome Bournemouth to Anfield. Manager Jurgen Klopp said Mane could be out for the rest of the season.

The Reds will be without Adam Lallana for 4-6 weeks after he suffered a thigh injury while with England for the past two fixtures.

It is a huge loss for Liverpool, as Lallana is arguably their player of the year this season and the team has struggled in his absence.

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Liverpool Starting XI Prediction against Everton FC

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Liverpool returns from the international break and head right into the Merseyside Derby against Everton.

The Reds sit fourth in the BPL standings, but many the teams around them have games in hand.

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Predicted Liverpool Starting XI against Manchester City

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Liverpool came from behind last weekend to top Burnley 2-1 and stayed firmly in the battle for the top-4.

This week, they travel to the Etihad to face Manchester City in a crucial battle of top-6 sides.

Simon Mignolet didn’t make a save against Burnley, but had one of his better games of the season in terms of playing crosses and his distribution. He will need to continue his strong play against a talented City squad.

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Liverpool Injury Report vs Man City: Sturridge, Firmino, Henderson, Origi, Lovren

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Liverpool will be at less than 100 percent on Sunday when they travel to Manchester to take on City in a battle of top-6 clubs.

The Reds have numerous injuries, mainly in attacking players, as they look for their third win in a row. Jordan Henderson and Daniel Sturridge have both been ruled out of Sunday’s contest. Henderson has a foot issue that has kept him out the last several weeks, while Sturridge has been out with a hip injury.

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Liverpool FC Injury Report vs Burnley: Henderson, Firmino, Sturridge, Lovren

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Liverpool sits fourth in the Premier League table, but Arsenal and Manchester United are close behind and have a game in hand on the Reds.

That makes Sunday’s match-up against Burnley really important for Liverpool, and it is the kind of team Liverpool has struggled with this season.

Liverpool won’t be at full strength for the game.

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