Andreas Christensen would keep Virgil van Dijk out of the Chelsea team, says Frank Lampard

Virgil van Dijk joined Liverpool last month in a world-record deal for a defender (Picture: Getty)Frank Lampard insists Andreas Christensen would still be in the Chelsea side even if Antonio Conte had spent a world-record sum on Virgil van Dijk.

Dutch defender Van Dijk was linked with a number of clubs last summer – including Chelsea – but he eventually joined Liverpool in January for £75million, a record fee for a defender.

Lampard was coming to the end of his career at Stamford Bridge when Christensen joined the club’s academy as a teenager. The Chelsea legend says he always knew Christensen had what it takes to develop into a key player for the Blues.

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Speaking to the Evening Standard, Lampard said: ‘Even if Van Dijk had come in, the player Christensen is, he’d have handled anything.

‘You put a team around those players even at his age. He wouldn’t have had a problem whoever they signed.

‘I trained with him a fair bit when I was still there. We were all very aware of his abilities. He came over to join in senior sessions when he was 16 and was very impressive.

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Andreas Christensen has developed into a key player for Antonio Conte (Picture: Getty)‘Some young players were not ready for the increase in speed of the game, to make decisions and choices on the ball when they were invited to join in.

‘But even at that young age you could see he had a composure and an awareness about him that made him fit straight in.’

After joining Chelsea’s academy at the age of 15, Christensen was sent on loan to Borussia Monchengladbach and spent two productive years at the German club.

He broke into the Chelsea first-team at the start of the current campaign and has not looked back since, replacing David Luiz as the club’s first-choice centre back.

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‘Chelsea take a lot of criticism for loaning players out but Andreas is a perfect example of how it’s done right,’ former England midfielder Lampard added.

‘It is massively important for the academy and the young players to see Christensen in the first team now. He is a great example for everyone.

‘The young players can learn from his application. He has shown if you do things right, apply yourself, you will get your chance.’

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Virgil van Dijk sends message to Southampton boo boys after Liverpool win

The Dutch defender says fans don’t know what really happened last summer (Picture: Getty)Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk says he enjoyed his return to Southampton despite being booed throughout Sunday’s match as his new club beat his old team at St Mary’s.

The Dutch defender became the most expensive defender in the world after Southampton finally sanctioned his £75 million move to Anfield in January, and he looked the part as he kept a clean sheet at his old stomping ground.

Liverpool went ahead early on through Roberto Firmino and doubled their lead just before the break thanks to Mohamed Salah, and always looked comfortable from that moment.

Van Dijk accidentally went into the home dressing room when he arrived at St Mary’s (Picture: Getty)The match marked Van Dijk’s first return to St Mary’s since leaving the club and he felt the hostile reception he received was unwarranted, though enjoyed Liverpool’s performance – and result – regardless.

He told Sky Sports after the match: ‘I enjoyed it a lot. I just focused on the game. I enjoyed being back, I have a lot of good memories here.

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‘Unfortunately they are not in a good position right now, but as a Liverpool player I’m happy with the win. You can’t do anything about the reception, I just did my own thing.’

He expanded further to the BBC, saying: ‘You just enjoy it. It’s the only thing I think you can do. I think it is a bit unfair because no-one really knows what happened over the summer and the last few months but I just kept my head down and enjoyed it.

Salah and Firmino combined twice to score both Liverpool’s goals against Saints (Picture: Getty)‘I think we should have scored more. We deserved the win but we should have made it a bit easier for ourselves.

On whether it hurts to see Southampton – who dropped into the relegation zone – struggle, he added: ‘Definitely. I have a lot of good friends here, I care for the club. It is difficult to get out of the relegation zone but they have quality players.’

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Mohamed Salah equals Premier League record with latest strike for Liverpool

Mohamed Salah celebrates scoring Liverpool’s second goal (AFP)Mohamed Salah was on the scoresheet yet again in Liverpool’s match with Southampton, ensuring his incredible debut season continues.

The Egyptian took his Premier League tally for the term to 22 goals when he scored just before half-time. He combined brilliantly with Roberto Firmino before calmly slotting the ball past Southampton goalkeeper Alex McCarthy.

Earlier in the match he picked up an assist by teeing up Firmino to open the scoring at St Mary’s.

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Roberto Firmino and Mo Salah celebrate the first goal (Reuters)Salah’s latest contributions to the Liverpool cause saw him equal a Premier League record.

He’s now scored 19 goals with his left foot – the joint most in a Premier League season with Robbie Fowler who notched that number during the 1994/95 season.

Mohamed Salah equals @premierleague record of most left-footed goals in a PL season, 19 of his 22 coming from his left foot – equals Robbie Fowler’s record set in 1994-95.
Top PL scorers this season23 Kane22 Salah21 Aguero pic.twitter.com/4MbciscMoP
— Sky Sports Statto (@SkySportsStatto) February 11, 2018

Salah puts the ball into the net (Reuters)He also set a Liverpool record for being involved in the most goals of any LFC player in their debut season.

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With the form Salah is in, few would bet against him breaking more records before the season is over.

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Roberto Firmino credited with assist of the season for Mohamed Salah goal during Liverpool v Southampton

Roberto Firmino and Mo Salah celebrate during Liverpool’s match with Southampton (Reuters)Roberto Firmino has been credited with the assist of the season for his role in Mohamed Salah’s goal against Southampton.

The Liverpool duo combined just before half-time at St Mary’s to score a wonderful goal.

Salah played the ball into Firmino, who flicked the ball through Southampton’s defence with the inside of his heel to return it to his team-mate. Salah then calmly finished past Alex McCarthy to cap off the perfect move.

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Firmino played a one-two with Salah

The touch was perfect

Firmino saw Salah meet his pass and slot the ball into the netSpeaking at half-time, Graeme Souness told Sky Sports: ‘It doesn’t get any better than this.

‘Firmino he’s a cute and clever player.’

Liverpool fans were in awe at Firmino’s touch…

Firmino has just wrapped up assist of the season 👏👏👏👏
— James Pearce (@JamesPearceEcho) February 11, 2018

That’s an unbelievable goal. The finish from Salah is great but the backheel assist from Firmino is just outrageous.
— Joel Rabinowitz (@joel_archie) February 11, 2018

Roberto Firmino with the most beautiful assist you’ll ever see for Salah, there. 29 goals in all competitions for the Egyptian.
— Leanne Prescott (@_lfcleanne) February 11, 2018

That was bloody beautiful, what a goal. What an assist from Bobby Firmino
— fivetimesclub (@fivetimesclub) February 11, 2018

Utter filth from Firmino. Back heel assist, and Salah scores another one. Oooooooo Mo Salah!
— Kloppist (@LFCVegas) February 11, 2018

The goal made it 2-0 to Liverpool, with Salah having earlier set up Firmino for the opener. That took Firmino’s tally for the season to 20 – his best since 2013/14.

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Jurgen Klopp not happy with Adam Lallana after his red card for Liverpool’s Under-23 side

Klopp guided Liverpool to a 3-0 over Southampton in November. (Getty)Jurgen Klopp has revealed he’s unhappy with Adam Lallana after he was sent off for Liverpool’s Under-23 side against Spurs earlier this week.

Lallana saw red for violent conduct after reacting angrily following an aerial dual with Tottenham’s George Marsh.

The former Southampton midfielder jumped to his feet and grabbed the neck of Marsh, which prompted the match official to send off the England international.

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‘I spoke to him about that, he’s not happy about it,’ said Klopp. ‘Adam is not happy about the reaction as I was not happy about it. But that does not change my mind about Adam.

‘As a former footballer when I saw the other challenge, to be honest, I understand a little bit but it’s not to excuse. There is nothing good to say about the reaction.

‘As long as nobody has been seriously injured afterwards there will be after a few days nobody speaks about it again.’

Liverpool 2017/18 Fixtures

Southampton (A) – Sun Feb 11Porto (A) – Wed Feb 14 (Champions League)West Ham (H) – Sat Feb 24Newcastle United (H) – Sat March 3Porto (H) – Tues March 6 (Champions League)Manchester United (A) – Sat March 10Watford (H) – Sat March 17Crystal Palace (A) – Sat March 31

Lallana played for Southampton before joining Liverpool. (Getty)The Reds Under-23 side went on to lose the game 1-0 and they also ended the match with nine men after Liverpool youngster George Johnston also saw red for two bookable offences.

Klopp’s side take on Southampton in the Premier League on February 11 and he’s admitted Lallana’s remains a doubt to feature in the starting line-up.

‘He is for an option for the squad, if he is an option for first 11? I would rather think not at the moment,’ Klopp added.

‘I sleep twice before we play Southampton so maybe I’ll change my mind so we will see.’

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Jurgen Klopp to warn Virgil van Dijk over hostile atmosphere at Southampton

Jurgen Klopp’s side travel to Southampton this weekend (Getty)Jurgen Klopp plans to warn Virgil van Dijk to expect a hostile atmosphere at St.Mary’s at weekend when Liverpool take on Southampton on Sunday.

Van Dijk joined Liverpool in January for £75million from Southampton and it will be the defender’s first appearance back at St. Mary’s since his move.

‘I don’t think anyone at Southampton say we’ve stolen him or something,’ Klopp said. ‘It was a very public deal and the numbers are 100 percent right so maybe they are really happy and say ‘thank you for all the money we have now’.

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‘We are all human beings we are all influenced by circumstances. For him it will not be a normal game, how can it be? For him it was a special story [playing for Southampton], most of the time really positive.

‘They have really good centre halves, there are really good players there. For them it’s perfect business if you want to see if like that.’

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Van Dijk joined Liverpool for a club-record fee from Southampton in January (Getty)Klopp guided his side a 3-0 win in the Premier League over Southampton back in November, and while he branded the upcoming clash as a ‘special’ game, he insisted Liverpool will be going about their business as usual.

‘It’s how football fans are. They want to disturb everything what we will try to do,’ Klopp added. ‘I will for sure talk to Virgil about it before.

‘Probably they will whistle. Is it nice? I don’t think so. Will it have influence? I don’t think so. But we cannot make it too big.

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‘It’s quite special, that’s all. We will think much more about the football and not how can we avoid different situations from outside. We have to accept how it is. Loud – not nice maybe – but still we have to play football.’

After Liverpool’s fixture with Southampton on February 11, they travel to Portugal on February 14 to take on Porto in the first leg of their Champions League round-of-16 tie.

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Southampton vs Liverpool TV channel, kick-off time, date, odds and team news

Mohamed Salah has been in sensational form this season (Picture: Getty Images)There will be plenty of reunions as Southampton host Liverpool in the Premier League on Sunday afternoon.

The likes of Virgil van Dijk, Adam Lallana, Dejan Lovren and Sadio Mane will all be hoping to play for the Reds against their former club when they meet at St Mary’s.

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Southampton are unbeaten in four Premier League games and have moved two points away from the relegation zone as a result of their win at West Brom last weekend.

Liverpool are riding high, third in the table, but have suffered frustrating results in recent weeks, losing to Swansea and conceding in the last minute to draw with Tottenham.

Mauricio Pellegrino is constantly under pressure as Saints boss (Picture: Getty Images)When is Southampton vs Liverpool?

The match is on Sunday, February 11 with kick-off at 4.30pm.

What TV channel is Southampton vs Liverpool on?

Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Premier League will be showing the game live with coverage following the Newcastle vs Man Utd contest.

Jurgen Klopp can’t afford a slip up at St Mary’s (Picture: REUTERS/Andrew Yates)Team news

Southampton are reasonably clear on the injury front, with only striker Charlie Austin out with a hamstring problem.

Jurgen Klopp’s men are definitely without Nathaniel Clyne, but are hoping to welcome back Joe Gomez, Ragnar Klavan and Adam Lallana, at least to the substitute’s bench.

James Ward-Prowse will still have dreams of an World Cup place with England this summer (Picture: Getty Images)What are the odds? (Courtesy of Betfair)

Liverpool – 3/4

Draw – 14/5

Southampton – 7/2

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Head-to-head in last 5 meetings

18 Nov 2017 – Liverpool 3-0 Southampton – Premier League

07 May 2017 – Liverpool 0-0 Southampton – Premier League

25 Jan 2017 – Liverpool 0-1 Southampton – League Cup

11 Jan 2017 – Southampton 1-0 Liverpool – League Cup

19 Nov 2016 – Southampton 0-0 Liverpool – Premier League

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Michael Owen’s Premier League predictions, including Tottenham v Arsenal

Tottenham entertain Arsenal in the North-London Derby on Saturday in what is the pick of this weekend’s Premier League action. Before things get started with that clash at Wembley, BetVictor brand ambassador Michael Owen makes his predictions for all 10 games…

Tottenham v Arsenal

Spurs lost the reverse fixture 2-0 at the Emirates earlier in the season but I think they can get revenge for that loss against an Arsenal side who still have to prove they can be as effective on the road as they are at home.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang made a promising home debut against Everton last weekend and has scored four goals in his four previous games against Spurs when with Borussia Dortmund.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored on his Arsenal debut (Getty)Premier League leading scorer Harry Kane has six in six against the Gunners and I think it will be the hosts who keep the points in what promises to be an entertaining clash with plenty of opportunities at both ends.

Prediction: Tottenham 3-1 Arsenal

Everton v Crystal Palace

Does Sam Allardyce know his best XI? (Getty)Palace have not lost at Everton in their last four Premier League visits and the Eagles have actually won more times at Goodison (4) than at any other ground in the Premier League. The Blues need to bounce back after an abject performance at the Emirates and, worryingly, I am not convinced Sam Allardyce knows what his best XI is.

Two former England managers in opposition and I feel they will share the spoils at Goodison.

Prediction: Everton 1-1 Crystal Palace

Stoke City v Brighton

Brighton have only scored six times away from home in the league this season, three of those came at West Ham, and haven’t scored a goal in their last four visits to Stoke. I would be surprised if there were many goals in the Potteries but suggest my old club will edge a low-scoring affair.

Prediction: Stoke City 1-0 Brighton

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Swansea City v Burnley

Swansea have improved out of all recognition under Carlos Carvalhal and they will certainly not be lacking in confidence having beaten Liverpool and Arsenal at the Liberty in recent weeks.

The Swans put eight past a hapless Notts County in the FA Cup on Tuesday and Burnley are without a win in their last nine games.

The Clarets did show against City at Turf Moor last week however that they are capable of giving anyone a game and I expect to see a tight, close affair, but if there is to be a winner I think the Swans might keep the points.

Prediction: Swansea City 2-1 Burnley

West Ham v Watford

Watford impressed in a 4-1 win over Chelsea on Monday (Getty)West Ham are unbeaten in their last four home games but Watford were sensational against a below-par Chelsea on Monday and I feel they can get a point at the London Stadium.

I enjoyed watching the Hornet’s mix of pace and power at Vicarage Road earlier in the week, but Watford have only picked up five points from the last 30 on the road and this game has a draw written all over it.

Prediction: West Ham 1-1 Watford

Manchester City v Leicester City

Jamie Vardy is in a fine run of form (Getty)City are unbeaten in their last 25 home league games, but they have had their share of injuries of late although both Gabriel Jesus and Leroy Sane are likely to be available to Pep Guardiola sooner rather than later.

Jamie Vardy has scored in his last three league games. He has some way to go to match his record run of 11 in the Foxes’ title season of 2015/16 but I feel Claude Puel’s side will score at the Etihad. That said it might not be enough to take a point.

Prediction: Manchester City 4-1 Leicester City

Huddersfield v Bournemouth – Sunday

Huddersfield have lost their last two home games by a three goal margin and go into the weekend in the relegation zone for the first time this season. Only Spurs and Manchester United (12) have picked up more points in 2018 than Bournemouth but I expect the Terriers to show their true colours against the Cherries in a game of few opportunities.

Prediction: Huddersfield 0-0 Bournemouth

Newcastle United v Manchester United – Sunday

Paul Pogba will hope to return to the starting XI (Getty)Two of my former clubs go head-to-head and I feel United will take the points at a ground where they have won more away Premier League games (12) than at any other club.

The Magpies are without a win in their last eight Premier League home games but, surprisingly, Jose Mourinho has never won a league game at St James’s Park in six previous attempts.

Paul Pogba was left out of the United side against Huddersfield at Old Trafford last weekend but I expect the Frenchman to be back in the starting XI and a winning side at the weekend.

Prediction: Newcastle United 1-2 Manchester United

Southampton v Liverpool – Sunday

Mohamed Salah is now up to 20 in the Premier League (Getty)Congratulations to Mo Salah on reaching 20 goals in his debut season in the Premier League with the promise of many more to come.

Virgil van Dijk returns to St Mary’s for the first time following his big-money January move and is likely to start. Liverpool have won both Premier League games he has not played in since he became eligible for the Reds, however, and not won either game he has started.

Saints begin the weekend just two points above the relegation places despite winning at the Hawthorns on Saturday. Sadio Mane is another former Southampton player and the striker has scored six goals in his last five games at St Mary’s. I expect to see goals with Liverpool getting more than their fair share and giving Jurgen Klopp his 50th Premier League win in his 95th game in charge of the Reds.

Prediction: Southampton 1-3 Liverpool

Chelsea v West Brom – Monday

Antonio Conte saw his side well beaten by Watford last time out (Getty)Chelsea have won all three-league games against the Baggies since Antonio Conte took over and a month ago, you would have thought this was a banker home win. The champions have conceded seven goals in their last two league games against Bournemouth and Watford, however, and looked completely out of sorts at Vicarage Road on Monday.

Conte will demand his side bounce back against an Albion side who go into the game bottom-of-the-league. The Chelsea faithful will demand three points and an emphatic victory and I think the Blues will keep the points.

Prediction: Chelsea 3-1 West Brom

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Manchester United top Football Money League by narrowest ever margin

1. Manchester United£581.2 (£515.3) – 2016/17 Revenue (2015/16 Revenue)

2. Real Madrid£579.7 (£463.8)

3. FC Barcelona£557.1 (£463.8)

4. Bayern Munich£505.1 (£442.7)

5. Manchester City£453.5 (£392.6)

6. Arsenal£419 (£350.4)

7. Paris Saint-Germain£417.8 (£389.6)

8. Chelsea£367.8 (£334.6)

9. Liverpool£364.5 (£302)

10. Juventus£348.6 (£253.5)

11. Tottenham Hotspur£305.6 (£209.2)

12. Borussia Dortmund£285.8 (£212.3)

13. Atlético de Madrid£234.2 (£171)

14. Leicester City£233 (£128.7)

15. Internazionale£225.2 (£134)

16. Schalke 04£197.8 (£167.9)

17. West Ham United£183.3 (£143.8)

18. Southampton£182.3 (£124.3)

19. Napoli£172.5 (£107.8)

20. Everton£171.2 (£121.5)

Michael Owen’s Premier League predictions, including wins for Chelsea, Arsenal and Liverpool

With Liverpool having inflicted a first defeat on Manchester City last weekend there is a glimour of hope for the chasing pack. All the contenders are in action over the coming days and BetVictor brand ambassador has predicted how they will get on…

Brighton v Chelsea

The 1-1 draw with Norwich (before Chelsea won on penalties) in the FA Cup followed three successive 0-0 draws for Chelsea but the good news for Antonio Conte and Blues’ fans is that Brighton have lost their last seven games against Chelsea in all competitions. I expect the visitors to take the points.

Antonio Conte has seen his side struggle recently (Getty)The Seagulls have been tough to beat, especially at home, this season but their two home defeats have been at the hands of City and Liverpool and they have failed to score in eight of their last 12 league games. They lack the class of the west London outfit.

Prediction: Brighton 0-1 Chelsea

Arsenal v Crystal Palace

Alexandre Lacazette and his Arsenal team-mates will have to pick up the slack with Alexis Sanchez leaving (Reuters/John Sibley)John Salako scored the winner – at Highbury – the last time Palace beat Arsenal away back in 1994 and I think the Gunners will keep the points despite the fact that the Eagles have been on an impressive run since Roy Hodgson took charge.

When the sides met in the reverse fixture back in December, Alexis Sanchez scored a brace but it looks as if the Chilean will join Manchester United between now and the end of the window.

Arsenal are entering a period of transition but they still have some quality attacking players and they can keep all three points in what should be an entertaining derby.

Prediction: Arsenal 2-1 Crystal Palace

Burnley v Manchester United

Paul Pogba is in top form (Getty)Manchester United have only conceded one goal in their last nine visits to Turf Moor and I expect Jose Mourinho’s side to have too much pace and class for the Clarets who have not won in their last six Premier League games.

United have scored at least twice in their last five away league games and Paul Pogba and Romelu Lukaku were back to their best against Stoke earlier in the week. The pair might be the difference between the sides at Turf Moor.

Prediction: Burnley 0-2 Manchester United

Everton v West Brom

Things haven’t been going swimmingly for Sam Allardyce (Getty)Everton have scored just once in their last five Premier League games and have only had four shots on target in that period. This is a big game for both clubs and I am looking forward to the home debut of Cenk Tosun who had just scraps to feed on at Wembley last weekend.

The Baggies have won their last two games including breaking their barren league run last weekend and I expect to see a tight, close affair, which might be decided by a single goal.

Prediction: Everton 1-0 West Brom

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Leicester City v Watford

Watford’s 23 Premier League games so far this season has seen 75 goals scored and I would be surprised if we did not see a number of goals at the King Power Stadium.

The Hornets have only picked up five points from the last 30 on offer and I think things are likely to get worse before they get better for the Hornets.

Prediction: Leicester City 3-2 Watford

Stoke City v Huddersfield

Paul Lambert takes charge of his first game (PA)Paul Lambert will take charge of his first Stoke City game at the weekend and I expect the Potters’ to keep all three points against the Terriers, despite the fact that the hosts have now conceded more goals (50) than any other side in Europe’s big five leagues.

Stoke have some quality players in their ranks, however, and a new manager can often have a galvanising effect on the players who will all want to impress their new boss. Lambert failed to win any of his last 10 games when he last managed in the Premier League at Villa (February 2015) and he will be eager to make a winning start.

Prediction: Stoke City 1-0 Huddersfield

West Ham v Bournemouth

Another game where I expect to see goals given the teams have scored 23 times in the five previous Premier League games between the clubs.

The Hammers have scored 15 times in their last six league games and David Moyes deserves plenty of credit for turning the club around after a difficult start. It will be 364 days at kick-off since the Irons last won back-to-back in the league, but I think they can beat the Cherries despite them showing their mettle when coming from a goal down against Arsenal last weekend.

Prediction: West Ham 3-1 Bournemouth

Manchester City v Newcastle

Pep Guardiola will be hoping to get another lengthy run started (Getty)City are unbeaten in their last 20 Premier League games against Newcastle and I expect Pep Guardiola’s side to bounce back after their Anfield defeat.

City remain unbeaten in their last 23 home league games but, one could argue that the Magpies are a better side on the road this season than at St James’s Park. Rafa Benitez’s side are looking for a third successive away Premier League win for the first time since 2001 when they were managed by the late great Sir Bobby Robson.

Prediction: Manchester City 3-0 Newcastle

Southampton v Tottenham – Sunday

Mauricio Pochettino returns to his former club (Getty)Spurs have won their last two on their travels and they looked back to their very best when giving Everton a 5-0 hiding at Wembley last weekend.

Former Saints’ boss Mauricio Pochettino is unbeaten at St Mary’s since he left the club at the end of the 2013-14 season whilst Saints have not won in their last 10 league games. I cannot see past a Spurs win.

Prediction: Southampton 1-2 Tottenham

Swansea v Liverpool – Monday

Can Mohamed Salah continue his incredible form? (Getty)This game pits the side with the fewest home league goals (6) so far this season with the side with the most goals on the road in the division (29) and I agree with the formbook – an away win.

I was asked earlier in the week if I was surprised with the inclusion of Loris Karius for the Reds over Simon Mignolet for last weekend’s visit of Manchester City and I must admit I was. I think Jurgen Klopp looks upon Karius as the future of the club and a better distributor of the ball with both hands and feet than the Belgian international. There looks little between the pair as shot-stoppers but Karius is perhaps more of a modern ‘sweeper’ and I look forward to watching his development.

Liverpool won the reverse fixture 5-0 at Anfield earlier in the season and the Reds have scored at least twice in their last six away league games.

Just to put the game into some context Mo Salah has scored 18 times from 44 shots on target so far this term. The Swans have scored 14 times from 52 shots on target.

Prediction: Swansea 1-3 Liverpool

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