Comparing Liverpool’s record with and without Fabinho starting in midfield

Quick Reads

Since joining Liverpool in 2018, Fabinho has established himself as one of the best defensive midfielders in the Premier League. 

But he has also displayed his versatility for Jurgen Klopp’s side, regularly filling in a centre-back due to Liverpool’s injury problems.

We’ve taken a closer look at Liverpool’s Premier League record with and without the Brazil international starting in midfield since the start of the 2018-19 season.

With Fabinho starting in midfield

Played: 53
Won: 41
Drawn: 8
Lost: 4

Goals for: 125
Goals against: 53

Points per game: 2.47
Win rate: 77.4%
Loss rate: 7.5%

Goals per game: 2.35
Goals against per game: 1.0

Without Fabinho starting in midfield 

Played: 61
Won: 41
Drawn: 11
Lost: 9

Goals for: 117
Goals against: 44

Points per game: 2.19
Win rate: 67.2%
Loss rate: 14.8%

Goals per game: 1.91
Goals against per game: 0.72


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