Liverpool vs Atalanta prediction: How will Champions League fixture play out tonight?

Karl Matchett
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<p>Roberto Firmino has recently scored for club and country</p> (POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Roberto Firmino has recently scored for club and country

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Liverpool go looking for their fourth straight Champions League group stage win on Wednesday night when they host Italian side Atalanta.

Last time out the teams met in Bergamo and the Reds ran riot, winning 5-0 to take a firm grasp on top spot at the halfway stage.

An impressive weekend win over Leicester in the Premier League further signals that Liverpool will be among the front-runners for major honours on all fronts this season.

READ MORE: Champions League fixtures and standings — all matches by date and kick-off time

Atalanta, on the other hand, endured a 0-0 draw with Spezia in Serie A to make it just one win in six across all competitions.

Here’s everything you need to know ahead of the game.

When is the match?

The game kicks off at 8pm on Wednesday, 25 November at Anfield.

Where can I watch it?

The match will be shown live on BT Sport 2 and BT Sport Ultimate. Subscribers can stream the match on the BT Sport app or website.

Line-ups

Liverpool: Alisson, N Willams, R Williams, Matip, Tsimikas, Jones, Wijnaldum, Milner, Origi, Mane, Salah.

Atalanta: Gollini, Toloi, Romero, Djimsiti, Hateboer, De Roon, Freuler, Gosens, Pessina, Gomez, Ilicic.

Odds

Liverpool - 4/6

Draw - 18/5

Atalanta - 24/5

Prediction

Liverpool should have the options off the bench in attack, at least, to keep troubling Atalanta throughout the match, while the Italian side have been well below their free-scoring best of late. Liverpool 2-0 Atalanta

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