Haaland vs Salah H2H stats and betting guide: Put your sterling on Erling

We have made a Haaland vs Salah H2H stats and betting guide, ahead of Manchester City vs Liverpool in the Premier League (PL) at Saturday lunchtime, which could already end up being a title decider.

The two titans meet in imperious form. Erling Haaland leads the PL scoring charts once again with 13 goals so far this season, while also contributing three assists, and Mohamed Salah is in double figures himself for goals with 10.

Salah has also provided four assists, which is one more than the Norwegian. However, it's just one facet of what promises to be an intriguing personal duel for the limelight.

Haaland vs Salah H2H stats and betting guide – Stats comparison

Goals

Since the start of the 2022/23 PL season, Haaland has scored 49 goals, and Salah 29. For Haaland, 23 of these have come in the first half, and 26 in the second. For Salah, 16 of his goals have come in the first half, and 13 in the second.

This suggests that Haaland is more likely to score in the second half of a game, and Salah the first.

In terms of matchwinners, 13 of Haaland's 49 have been game-winning goals, compared to 10 of Salah's 29. That means around 27% of Haaland's goals are matchwinners compared to around 34% for Salah.

The implication, therefore, is that Salah's goals are more likely to be game-winning.

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Haaland is the PL's top scorer – Photo by Icon sport

Assists

Since the start of the 2022/23 PL season, Haaland has recorded 11 assists in 47 appearances, compared to Salah's 16 in 50.

This means that Haaland is averaging around 0.2 assists per game, compared to Salah's 0.3, and suggests that the Egyptian is slightly more likely to provide one in any given match.

Bookings

Since the start of the 2022/23 PL season, Haaland has been booked five times, and Salah three. This suggests that Haaland is more likely to be booked in any given game.

Other

Since the start of the 2022/23 PL season, Haaland has received a higher average rating (7.61) than Salah (7.35).

Haaland has also recorded more shots on target (75) than the latter (57), but Salah has completed far more passes (1200) than Haaland (459).

Salah scores more matchwinners and provides more assists than Haaland – Photo by Icon sport

Haaland vs Salah H2H stats and betting guide – Current outrights

The following are the current outright odds for selected markets for Haaland and Salah in the Manchester City vs Liverpool game:

Goals

Haaland is 8/11 favourite to score anytime, while Salah is 12/5. Haaland is also 3/1 favourite to be the first or last goalscorer, while Salah is 8/1 and 15/2 respectively.

Assists

Haaland is 4/1 to provide an assist anytime, while Salah is 9/2. In terms of goalscorer/assist doubles, Haaland is most likely to assist Julian Alvarez at 12/1, while Salah is most likely to assist Darwin Nunez, also at 12/1.

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Photo by Icon sport.

Bookings

Haaland is 9/2 to be shown a card anytime, while Salah is 17/2. Haaland is also 20/1 to be shown the first booking, while Salah is 33/1.

Other

Haaland is 4/1 favourite to be Man of the Match, while Salah is 6/1 second-favourite. Haaland is also 1/8 favourite to record a shot on target, while Salah is 5/6.

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Haaland is favoured over Salah in most betting markets for Manchester City vs Liverpool – Photo by Icon sport

Haaland vs Salah H2H stats and betting guide – Who comes out on top?

The majority of stats suggest that Haaland will come out on top over Salah in most betting markets. This is a fair reflection based on the teams they play for, their history, and where they are both at in this stage of the season.

Manchester City lead Liverpool by one point in the PL, and have a formidable home record, as they are unbeaten in the league at the Etihad Stadium for over a year. Meanwhile, the Reds are winless in three away league matches, and have not beaten the Sky Blues in a PL away game since 2015/16.


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