Opta Stats: Liverpool v Blackburn Rovers

With the FA Cup Liverpool’s remaining chance of silver wear, Liverpool will be desperate to beat Blackburn. Opta provides the vital statistics.

Daniel Sturridge has scored 10 goals in his last 12 FA Cup starts. Sturridge is 1.728/11 to score.

Liverpool have kept only three clean sheets in their last 20 FA Cup games. Both teams to score is 2.26/5.

Blackburn and Liverpool have been drawn together in the FA Cup nine times, with Rovers progressing four times and Liverpool on five occasions (twice after a replay). The draw is priced at 6.05/1.

Blackburn have won none of their last 11 trips to Anfield (D4 L7) since their last victory in January 2000, which was also the last time they met in the FA Cup. Liverpool are 1.3130/100 to win.

Blackburn’s last two goals at Anfield were own goals by Liverpool players. Over 2.5 goals is 1.674/6.

Liverpool have scored exactly two goals in each of their last eight FA Cup wins (six 2-1s and two 2-0s). They are 7.06/1 to win 2-0.

Liverpool have progressed on 15 of the last 16 occasions they have reached the FA Cup quarter-final. They are the 2.915/8 favourites to win the cup.

Rovers and Liverpool have met at the quarter-final stage once, with Blackburn winning 2-1 in 1958. Blackburn are 6.86/1 in the To Qualify market.

Steven Gerrard made his Premier League debut against Blackburn and has scored four goals in his last six starts against them. Gerrard is 3.7511/4 to score.