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Newcastle vs Liverpool: TV channel, live stream, team news & preview

08:00 SAST 2022/04/30
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The two teams are looking to extend their four-game winning runs when they go head-to-head in the Premier League this weekend
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As the season nears its end, Liverpool cannot afford to slip up in the race for the Premier League title when they visit Newcastle on Saturday.

The Reds remain one point behind Manchester City heading into the final five games of the campaign, but face a Magpies team on a four-game winning run.

Ahead of the game, GOAL brings you everything you need to know, including how to watch, team news, odds and more.

Game

Newcastle vs Liverpool

Date

April 30

Kick-off time

12.30pm BST

Newcastle vs Liverpool TV channel, live stream & how to watch

BT Sport 1 is showing Newcastle vs Liverpool live on TV in the United Kingdom (UK) and the game can also be streamed live online using the BT Sport App.

UK TV channel

UK online stream

BT Sport 1

BT Sport App

Betting odds & tips

Liverpool are big favourites to beat Newcastle at 3/7 with Sportsbet.io. At 13/2 to win, Newcastle are considered serious underdogs.

Mohamed Salah is 16/5 to be the game's first goalscorer, while team-mate Diogo Jota is rated 15/4.

Callum Wilson is the lowest-priced Newcastle player to break the deadlock at 15/2 and Chris Wood is available at 9/1.

Liverpool have scored at least twice in 16 of their last 19 away matches in the Premier League, while Newcastle have scored in each of their last five games. You can get odds of 17/25 for the game to have over 2.5 goals and 9/10 for both teams to score.

Newcastle team news & squad

Position

Players

Goalkeepers

Dubravka, Darlow

Defenders

Clark, Dummett, Schar, Lascelles, Targett, Manquillo, Burn, Fernandez, Krafth

Midfielders

Shelvey, Saint-Maximin, Ritchie, Fraser, Murphy, Almiron, Willock, Longstaff, Guimaraes

Forwards

Joelinton, Wood, Gayle

Ryan Fraser, Kieran Trippier, Callum Wilson and Jamal Lewis are all out for the home team. Isaac Hayden is nearing his return to training but this game will come too soon for him.

Predicted Newcastle starting XI: Dubravka, Krafth, Lascelles, Burn, Targett, Guimaraes, Shelvey, Willock, Almiron, Joelinton, Saint-Maximin

Liverpool team news & squad

Position

Players

Goalkeepers

Alisson, Kelleher

Defenders

Van Dijk, Konate, Gomez, Matip, Robertson, Alexander-Arnold

Midfielders

Fabinho, Thiago, Keita, Henderson, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Jones, Elliott

Forwards

Firmino, Mane, Diaz, Jota, Origi, Salah, Minamino

Roberto Firmino could be back in action for the Reds after missing the clash against Villarreal in the Champions League.

Curtis Jones missed the midweek match due to illness and his condition remains unclear, same goes for Kostas Tsimikas.

Predicted Liverpool starting XI: Alisson, Alexander-Arnold, Konate, Van Dijk, Robertson, Henderson, Fabinho, Thiago, Salah, Mane, Diaz

Recent results & form

Newcastle last five results

Liverpool last five results

Norwich 0-3 Newcastle (April 23)

Liverpool 2-0 Villarreal (April 27)

Newcastle 1-0 Crystal Palace (April 20)

Liverpool 2-0 Everton (April 24)

Newcastle 2-1 Leicester (April 17)

Liverpool 4-0 Manchester United (April 19)

Newcastle 1-0 Wolves (April 8)

Manchester City 2-3 Liverpool (April 16)

Tottenham 5-1 Newcastle (April 3)

Liverpool 3-3 Benfica (April 13)

Both teams approach this match on four-game winning runs.

The Reds are still chasing the quadruple after beating Villarreal in the Champions League in midweek.

Jurgen Klopp's team are now unbeaten in 11 matches in all competitions, last losing to Inter in the Champions League.

Newcastle bounced back from straight defeats against Chelsea, Everton and Tottenham to go on a winning streak to move up to ninth in the table.

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