Three into two won't go in Champions League race


With a number of the club's senior players saying the match will be "like a cup final", Klopp has instead tried to take the heat out of the occasion by instructing his players to simply keep their concentration and play to their strengths.

Although the title and relegation spots have already been sealed, there is still much at stake in terms of the top four as 2016-17's final day approaches.

Having rallied, extending the lead over Arsenal to eight points last month, the Reds have failed to win any of their last three home games.

"It's going to be a hard game because Arsenal still have to play for the Champions League".

The scenario for Arsenal is more complicated, as they must not only win their match against Everton but also hope for Liverpool to lose or draw. A 2-1 loss at Goodison Park was the beginning of Arsenal's downward spiral this season.

Everton don't really have anything to play for. Lose by two goals and it goes to goals scored and a possible playoff. Everton's lack of motivation has appeared to be showing over the last few weeks.

Sky will show two games on the final day of the season - Liverpool's home game with Middlesbrough and Manchester City's visit to Watford - but is unable to show the other Champions League contender because it had televised 124 games prior to this weekend.

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Midfielder Aaron Ramsey will also be hoping to feature despite limping out of the win against Sunderland with a leg problem, while Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain will definitely miss out due to a hamstring complaint.

Wenger said; "Chamberlain is not back and we have uncertainty over Koscielny".

Watford are unpredictable at the best of times but news of Walter Mazzarri's departure from the club could mean several players turning it on for the transfer window or being completely disinterested.

The league winning goalkeeper has been enormous this season for the Blues and has not been caught out regularly despite reports linking him to Real Madrid.

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is the only player confirmed as unavailable for the upcoming match, although we are well aware that Santi Cazorla is still sidelined as he has been since 2016.

Manchester City, Liverpool and Arsenal all face a possible play-off to determine qualification for next season's Champions League.

They averaged 2.14 points and 2.2 goals per game with him in the side, compared to 1.5 and 1.4 respectively without him. He is the main threat that the Toffees present. Odds at bet365 are 12/1 on this one finishing 3-1, and that looks a big price given that Everton always carry a goal threat with Lukaku in their ranks.