Premier League Friday Preview - The Gambling Times

Premier League Friday Preview

The first game of the new Premier League season sees newly promoted Norwich City visit Liverpool.

Norwich line-up in their first top-flight game for three years and gives Daniel Farke a chance to face compatriot Jurgen Klopp at Anfield.

Klopp will be looking for Liverpool to get their campaign off to a perfect start and go top from the off.

See below for a preview on the game, including predictions from former England, Crystal Palace and Tottenham midfielder Andy Gray and our own Football Insider Graeme Bailey and bet365’s Steve Freeth.

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Liverpool 20:00 Huddersfield Town

TEAM NEWS: Liverpool do have Sadio Mane available despite his late return to pre-season following his involvement with Senegal at the Africa Cup of Nations. James Milner is also available after a muscle problem.

Norwich are without Timm Klose, Christoph Zimmermann, Alex Tettey and Louis Thompson through injury, but the should hand debuts to new signings Josip Drmic, Patrick Roberts and Ibrahim Amadou.
KEY FACT: This is the first meeting between these two since January 2016
MATCH ODDS: Liverpool 1/7 Draw 9/1 Huddersfield 18/1
bet365 Pick: Liverpool to win to nil @8/11
ANDY SAYS: Liverpool will start the season in impressive fashion, and they will win here with something to spare – three points for Jurgen Klopp’s men…3-0
GRAEME SAYS: I think Norwich might give Liverpool a game here, but not enough to deny the home side maximum points…2-0 or 3-1
Football Index – One to follow: Sadio Mane – Still under-rated on the Index in our view

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