Tip Cardiff - Liverpool
Cardiff City will host title contenders Liverpool on Sunday in a match that holds a lot of importance for both the sides. Cardiff needs the points for their survival race, not even a draw will favor them. The same applies to Liverpool. That is how important this game is. Liverpool are coming from a Champions League trip in Portugal, where they picked a comfortable win, their eighth straight win and 17th unbeaten outing. Cardiff, on the other hand, have four wins and six losses in the last 10 matches; they have just three clean sheets in the process and taking on Liverpool, one of the highest scorers in the league, they will have to be at their best to contain the visitors. They have two wins in their last eight matches and playing a side that has only lost to Manchester City in the season, leaves them as firm underdogs. In each of the last three meetings between these two sides, Liverpool have scored three goals or more. They are unbeaten in five against Cardiff with only one of the five matches having ended in a draw and nine of the last 10 have ended in over 2.5 goals. In 25 meetings between the two, Cardiff have 11 wins and Liverpool 12.
Key points Cardiff - Liverpool
Liverpool are unbeaten in five matches against Cardiff City.
Cardiff City have six losses in their last 10 matches.
Liverpool are unbeaten in the last 17 matches in all competitions
Conclusion Cardiff - Liverpool
Liverpool are in great form going to this game and coming from a big win over Porto, we don’t see them dropping points here. Cardiff’s situation means they will give a lot in this clash but we don’t see them taking much home. Liverpool leading in both halves is a good pick for this one.
Cardiff Liverpool Prediction published on April 19, 2019