20 May 2017

What Can We Expect From Liverpool FC in Season 2017/2018?

Jurgen Klopp has managed to end the previous campaign in the 4th position, which means that UEFA Champions League action is finally back at Anfield [Sponsored Article - Not written by JK]

The Reds will be playing series of friendly matches in order to prepare for the EPL opening match against Watford in mid-August as much as possible, but also participate in a couple of interesting, non-competitive cups. Pre-season debut is scheduled for 12th of July against Tranmere Rovers.

Later on, there will be a lot of duels against German teams (Bayern Munich, Hertha Berlin), while the last test is going to be versus Athletic Bilbao on 5th August. It seems like LFC fans can relax, as one of the key Liverpool’s players Phillipe Coutinho will most likely stay with the team for at least one more year.

There were no any other departures except Andre Wisdom being sold to Derby County. The biggest arrival so far is 42 million EUR worth transfer of Roma’s midfielder Mohamed Salah, while the saga about Southampton’s Van Dijk is still on. The odds he will make a move to LFG are at 11/4 at the moment.

According to BBC News, club’s administration has turned down offers for Daniel Sturridge, mainly because they are not able to find an appropriate replacement in such short period and fact that Klopp considers him a “valuable asset”.

Daniel has made only eleven appearances in the starting roster last year, but still scored seven goals. When it comes to the Premier League Top 4 and winner odds, The Reds are backed with big 12/1 price to win the league, behind Man City, Chelsea, Man Utd and Tottenham.

The odds to see LFC end in top 4 are at 10/11 at the moment. Tipsters at bettingtips4you.com see this as one of the biggest pre-season banker bets. Interestingly, you can also place a bet on Mohamed Salah Total Goals in the upcoming season. The only margin available at the moment is Over 14.5, priced at huge 4/1 rate.