A look at their prior head-to-head clashes stretching back to 28/12/2015 shows us that West Bromwich Albion have won 2 of these and Newcastle United 3, with the tally of drawn results being 1.
A total of 15 goals were scored between the two sides during those clashes, with 7 of them for The Baggies and 8 belonging to The Magpies.
The last league match between the two was Premier League match day 12 on 12/12/2020 when it ended Newcastle United 2-1 West Bromwich Albion.
In that match, Newcastle United had 45% possession and 12 shots at goal with 7 of them on target.
On the other side, West Bromwich Albion had 13 attempts on goal with 3 on target.
West Bromwich Albion boss Sam Allardyce has zero fitness concerns whatsoever ahead of this game with a completely healthy squad available to select from.
Newcastle boss Steve Bruce has to choose a team with limited availability. Javier Manquillo (Ankle Injury), Allan Saint-Maximin (groin strain), Fabian Schär (Knee Injury) and Callum Wilson (Hamstring Injury) are names that won’t be on the team sheet.
An inspection of their past head to head results going back to 12/05/2013 reveals that these encounters have been miserable for Fulham. They’ve not been able to get themselves any wins whatsoever while Liverpool have maintained the edge over them, running out winners in 83 per cent of those matches played.
In all, 20 goals were produced between them in these games, with 15 from The Reds and 5 netted by The Cottagers.
The previous league meeting featuring the two was Premier League match day 12 on 13/12/2020 when it finished Fulham 1-1 Liverpool.
On that day, Fulham managed 25% possession and 10 shots at goal with 5 on target. At the other end, Liverpool got 12 attempts on goal with 6 on target.
Virgil van Dijk (Ruptured cruciate ligament), Jordan Henderson (Groin Surgery), Joe Gomez (Patella problems) and Joel Matip (Ankle Injury) will be missing for Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp.
Fulham manager Scott Parker has to contend with a number of unavailable players. Alfie Mawson (Ruptured cruciate ligament), Kevin McDonald (Kidney problems) and Tom Cairney (Knee Injury) miss out here. Kevin McDonald will not be able to play in this game through being suspended.
An examination of their prior head-to-head meetings dating back to 07/12/2019 tells us that Manchester City have won 2 of these games & Manchester United 3, with the tally of drawn results being 1.
A total of 12 goals were yielded between them during those clashes, with 6 of them from The Citizens and 6 coming from The Red Devils.
Nathan Aké (Hamstring Injury), Philippe Sandler (Knee Surgery) and Scott Carson (Virus Infection) aren’t available for Man City manager Pep Guardiola.
Due to a mostly healthy squad, there is only a single fitness problem for the Manchester United gaffer Ole Solskjær to be concerned about. Phil Jones (Knee Injury) won’t be in action.