Hull City vs Liverpool: Premier League Preview
Hull City A.F.C. have won the previous 2 home meetings and are unbeaten in 3 (D1).
Liverpool have only won 2 of the last 6 clashes between these sides (D2, L2).
However, Liverpool F.C. did beat the Tigers 5-1 at Anfield earlier this season.
Hull City A.F.C. (19th in Premier League)
Hull City A.F.C. have earned 4 points in their 3 English Premier League matches under Marco Silva, one more than they did in their final 9 matches under Mike Phelan.
Hull City are the only side yet to keep a clean sheet at home in the English Premier League this season, conceding in all 11 matches.
They could keep consecutive English Premier League clean sheets for the 1st time since April 2015.
Hull City A.F.C. have conceded an unrivaled 21 English Premier League goals from set pieces this season
Liverpool F.C. (4th in Premier League)
Liverpool F.C. have won just one of their last 9 matches in all competitions (D4, L4).
Liverpool could remain winless in their opening 5 EPL matches of a calendar year for the first time since 1954 when they did not win any of their first 10.
Liverpool F.C’s three league defeats this EPL season have all come against teams currently 10th or lower in the table: Burnley, Bournemouth and Swansea City.
Liverpool have attempted more shots on target (143) and scored more goals (52) than any other English Premier League team this season.
James Milner has scored 6 goals in his last 6 EPL matches against Hull City A.F.C.
Hull City A.F.C. have lost just 1 of their 4 previous home English Premier League matches against Liverpool F.C, winning the last 2 (W2 D1 L1).
Earlier this EPL season, Liverpool F.C. beat Hull City 5-1 at Anfield, with James Milner scoring twice from the spot.
James Milner (left-back) has been directly involved in 6 goals in his last 6 English Premier League matches against Hull City A.F.C. (5 goals, 1 assist).
Hull City A.F.C. are the only side yet to keep a clean sheet at home in the English Premier League this season, conceding in all 11 matches at the KCOM Stadium.
Liverpool F.C, without a win in 4 matches, are on their longest English Premier League winless run since September 2015 under Brendan Rodgers (also a run of 4). Liverpool last endured a longer run in September 2012, a run of 6 matches without a victory.
Jurgen Klopp is on his longest run without a win in league matches since February 2015 when he was the manager of Borussia Dortmund (a run of 5).
James Milner has converted 3 away penalties for Liverpool F.C. in the English Premier League this season – only Steven Gerrard (8) in 2013/14 has scored more in a season for Liverpool.
Hull City’s 0-0 draw with Manchester United on Wednesday saw them keep only the 2nd clean sheet of the English Premier League season – a joint-league-low with Crystal Palace.
Results of each team last 5 matches across all leagues and competitions
|Hull City last 5 matches (most recent first):|
|Liverpool last 5 matches (most recent first):|
Last time they met: Liverpool 5-1 Hull City
Other fixtures taking place this week in the English Premier League Fixtures:
|February 4, 2017|
|West Bromwich Albion||16:00||Stoke City|
|Southampton||16:00||West Ham United|
|February 5, 2017|
|Manchester City||14:30||Swansea City|
|Leicester City||17:00||Manchester United|
|February 11, 2017|
|West Ham United||16:00||West Bromwich Albion|
|Stoke City||16:00||Crystal Palace|
|February 12, 2017|
|Swansea City||17:00||Leicester City|
|February 13, 2017|
|AFC Bournemouth||21:00||Manchester City|
English Premier League Table
|8||West Bromwich Albion||23||9||6||8||31||29||+2||33|
|11||West Ham United||23||8||4||11||29||40||-11||28|
Latest English Premier League Results
|February 1, 2017|
|Stoke City||1 - 1||Everton|
|Manchester United||0 - 0||Hull City|
|West Ham United||0 - 4||Manchester City|
|January 31, 2017|
|Liverpool||1 - 1||Chelsea|
|Arsenal||1 - 2||Watford|
|AFC Bournemouth||0 - 2||Crystal Palace|
|Burnley||1 - 0||Leicester City|
|Swansea City||2 - 1||Southampton|
|Middlesbrough||1 - 1||West Bromwich Albion|
|Sunderland||0 - 0||Tottenham Hotspur|
|January 22, 2017|
|Chelsea||2 - 0||Hull City|
|Arsenal||2 - 1||Burnley|
|Southampton||3 - 0||Leicester City|
|January 21, 2017|
|Manchester City||2 - 2||Tottenham Hotspur|
|AFC Bournemouth||2 - 2||Watford|
|Middlesbrough||1 - 3||West Ham United|
|Crystal Palace||0 - 1||Everton|
|West Bromwich Albion||2 - 0||Sunderland|
|Stoke City||1 - 1||Manchester United|
|Liverpool||2 - 3||Swansea City|
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