Liverpool beats Newcastle United 4-2 in the Premier League on Monday, January 1, 2024, and extend their lead at the top.

The Reds have opened up a three-point lead at the top of the table as Mohamed Salah departed the African Cup of Nations with two goals.

Newcastle, who were top not long ago, have lost eight of their last nine games in all competitions. They are now ninth in the Premier League.

Of the top five, only Arsenal failed to claim maximum points in New Year's round matches, with defeat to Fulham on Sunday.

Liverpool vs Newcastle Spread: Liverpool -1.5 (+115)

Liverpool vs Newcastle Over/Under: 3.5 goals

Liverpool vs Newcastle Money Line: Liverpool -255, Newcastle +550, Draw +400

LIV: Has 26-8 goal advantage in last 12 meetings (10-2-0)

NEW: Have conceded 11 goals in their last five league matches

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