Fulham vs Liverpool: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview

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Boosted by their midweek win over Bayern Munich, the Reds will be determined to maintain the pressure on Manchester City in the Premier League

Liverpool travel to Craven Cottage this week looking to keep the pressure on Premier League leaders Manchester City.

The Reds have drawn three of their last six Premier League games to drop a point behind Pep Guardiola's reigning champions with just eight games left to play.

Boosted by their midweek 3-1 win at Bayern Munich which saw them progress to the quarter-finals of the Champions League, Jurgen Klopp's men will be confident of getting the better of relegation candidates Fulham as they look to ensure their rivals do not edge further away in the title race. 

Game Fulham vs Liverpool
Date Sunday, March 17
Time 2:15pm GMT / 10:15am ET
Stream (US only) fuboTV (7-day free trial)

TV Channel, Live Stream & How To Watch


In the United States (US),  the game can be watched live and on-demand with fuboTV (7-day free trial) .

New users can sign up for a free seven-day trial of the live sports streaming service, which can be accessed via iOS, Android, Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV, Roku and Apple TV as well as on a web browser.

US TV channel Online stream
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In the United Kingdom (UK), the game will be shown on television on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Premier League. It will be available to stream live online using the Sky Sports app.

UK TV channel Online stream
Sky Sports Main Event/Premier League Sky Go

Squads & Team News


Position Fulham squad
Goalkeepers Rico, Bettinelli, Fabri
Defenders Ream, Odoi, Nordtveit, Le Marchand, Mawson, Christie, Bryan S. Sessegnon, Fosu-Mensah
Midfielders Cairney, Seri, Chambers, McDonald, Anguissa, Cisse
Forwards Kebano, Ayite, Mitrovic, Babel, R.Sessegnon, Schurrle, Vietto, Markovic

Having been out of action for a month already, Andre Schurrle remains a doubt for this game while Alfie Mawson is still out of action, as is Marcus Bettinelli.

Potential Fulham starting XI: Rico; Fosu-Mensah, Chambers, Ream, Bryan; Seri, Cairney, Zambo Anguissa; Ayite, Mitrovic, Babel.

Position Liverpool squad
Goalkeepers Alisson, Mignolet, Kelleher
Defenders Van Dijk, Lovren, Gomez, Moreno, Robertson, Matip, Alexander-Arnold, Hoever
Midfielders Fabinho, Wijnaldum, Milner, Keita, Henderson, Lallana, Jones, Camacho, Christie-Davies, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Woodburn
Forwards Firmino, Mane, Salah, Sturridge, Shaqiri, Origi

Jordan Henderson is out after suffering an injury in the early stage of his side's win over Bayern, adding to the long-term absence of Joe Gomez. 

Naby Keita missed the trip to Germany with a muscle injury but could make the squad.

Potential Liverpool starting XI:   Alisson; Alexander-Arnold, Van Dijk, Matip, Robertson; Wijnaldum, Fabinho, Lallana; Salah, Mane, Firmino.


Betting & Match Odds


Liverpool are the odds-on favourites to take the three points and are priced at 1/4 with bet365 . Fulham are available at 11/1 while a draw is 6/1.

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Match Preview


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Liverpool can jump ahead of Manchester City in the table this week thanks to Pep Guardiola's side playing in the FA Cup against Swansea City instead of their originally scheduled game against Manchester United.

Although the Reds have drawn half of their last 10 games in all competitions, they will be confident of picking up another win as they line up against a side seemingly doomed to relegation as Fulham sit second bottom with just 17 points.

The Craven Cottage outfit recently sacked coach Claudio Ranieri and appointed Scott Parker as caretaker boss with the hope of a resurgence amid their six-game losing streak.

Klopp stressed the importance of getting the three points to bring his side back on top of the league, but insists Fulham will be no pushovers.

“This is a very important game for us," Klopp told reporters at a press conference. "We don’t think about any other situations apart from ours and we just have to take our opportunity.

“Fulham are having a difficult season but you can see their chance recently - it is like a breath of fresh air.

“They lost to Chelsea and Leicester but they were impressive.

“We’ve been over it and we have to make sure we are spot on from the opening second to win the game.”

But the German manager is not focused on his team's league position, given City will have a chance to get back on top soon.

“When City have a game in hand it’s not that important," he said. “We just want to win our game at the weekend.

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“City’s game in hand is against United and that’s not easy but we need to think about winning our games only.

“We haven’t struggled psychologically with them ahead of us or us ahead of them it’s just being really focused on the football game.

“Until the end of the season, let’s play football.”

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