Liverpool travel to face Brentford at Gtech Community Stadium on Monday with both teams aiming to prolong successful Premier League streaks, as the away team are looking for their fifth straight victory while the hosts are unbeaten in their last five matches.
Liverpool earned a 2-1 victory over Leicester City at home in their last Premier League match, their fourth straight win, putting them in sixth place on 28 points through 16 matches.
Brentford are in ninth place with 23 points through 17 matches. Brentford also won their last Premier League match 2-0 at London Stadium against West Ham United, extending their unbeaten streak to five (W2 D3 L0).
The previous Premier League fixture between the sides saw Liverpool emerge victorious 3-0 at Anfield last season. Fabinho scored first for the Reds in the 44th minute. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Takumi Minamino also were on the scoresheet.
Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino have been Liverpool’s most prolific players, each scoring seven times.
Brentford have been led by Ivan Toney. He is the team’s top scorer with 12 goals, which is the third highest in the league in 2022/2023, four of which have been the critical first of the match.
At Gtech Community Stadium this season, Brentford have secured 13 points (W3 D4 L1) from a possible 24 on offer in eight Premier League contests. The bees will be out to prolong a four-match home unbeaten streak (W1 D3 L0) dating to October 2022 against Brighton & Hove Albion. Liverpool have two wins, two draws, and three losses away from Anfield this season in league matches.
In their last six league matches, Brentford have won two, drawn three and lost one. Liverpool, meanwhile, have won four and lost two in their last six