Liverpool vs Chelsea
England Premier League
Date: Tuesday, 31st January 2017
Kick-off at 20:00 UK/ 21:00 CET
Venue: Anfield Stadium.
iverpool have been having a bad time since the beginning of 2017 calendar year, they are out in both League Cup and Carling Cup. In this mid-week fixture at Anfield, Liverpool will face off with Conte’s Chelsea.
Jurgen Klopp seems to have lost his magical philosophy this year, having won just once this January. The German tactician have watched his side list 5 games and drawn 3 times in their 9 games this January.
This January Liverpool were kicked out of League Cup and FA Cup in same week in a space of 3 days. Liverpool are in 4th position with 45 points, 10 points below their visitors Chelsea. They need to go back to the drawing board and rectify some problems if they are hopeful of winning this game.
Meanwhile, Chelsea are still firing all cylinders, they seem to be running away with the title already. They are leading the Premier League table with 55 points, 8 points above Arsenal in 2nd.
Chelsea will enter this game from a convincing win over Championship side Brentford on Saturday. They will hope to win this game maintain their high lead in the table.
Liverpool vs Chelsea: Head to Head Statistics
- Liverpool defeated Chelsea 1-2 at Stamford Bridge in the reverse of this fixture.
- At Anfield, Liverpool have lost 13 time to Chelsea and won 48 times in their previous games.
- Chelsea are unbeaten at Anfield in their last 5 games, they have won twice and drawn 3 times.
Liverpool vs Chelsea: Prediction
Games between both teams have been always been tough and entertaining with no favorites. Despite the huge difference in recent form between the two teams, none of the two teams are considered as favorites.
The game could go either way, but we are expecting both teams to be on the score sheet. Also Chelsea java a tendency of scoring the first goal of the game.
Liverpool vs Chelsea: Bet Tips
Both teams to score (yes) at 1.83 (5/6)
Over 2.5 goals at 2.00 (1/1)
Chelsea to score first goal at 2.10 (11/10).