They need three goals to record 300 in the league against Newcastle in this their 168th clash. Against only Aston Villa (331) have they ever scored more.
The Reds have scored more goals against Newcastle in the Premier League than against any other team (104).
They have also scored two or more in a league meeting at Anfield in 13 of the last 14 clashes with the Geordies.
And they’ve won more home games against Newcastle (20) than against any other team in the Premier League era, and taken 64 points from the last possible 75.
A Record & 4 from 4?
Sadio Mane has scored three times in his last three outings against the Magpies.
Only Robbie Fowler and Luis Suarez have achieved the feat twice.
Not Newcastle’s Happy Hunting Ground
They have won only twice in their last 47 league visits to Anfield – in back to back visits in the 1988/89 and 1993/94 seasons.
And they have taken just four points at Anfield in the league out of a last possible 72 on offer (four draws, 20 defeats).
Rare Magpies Hot Streak
The Magpies have failed to score in seven of their last 10 away league matches.
Andre Marriner (West Midlands) – takes charge of a Liverpool vs. Newcastle encounter for the eighth time. He was the ref for last season’s Anfield match that ended 3-1 to the Reds.
This Season’s Scorers
Liverpool: Salah 28, Mane 13, Jota 12, Firmino 6, Jones 4, Minamino 4, Own goals 4, Wijnaldum 3, Alexander-Arnold 2, Grujic 1, Henderson 1, Matip 1, Origi 1, Robertson 1,
Shaqiri 1, Van Dijk 1
Newcastle: Wilson 10, Almiron 5, Joelinton 5, Lascelles 3, Murphy 3, Saint-Maximin 3, Willock 3, Hendrick 2, Shelvey 2, Own goals 2, Carroll 1, Clark 1, Fraser 1, Gayle 1, Hayden 1
* Statistics courtesy of LFC statistician Ged Rea (@ged0407).