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Premier League Action at Anfield – Liverpool face Chelsea

Liverpool vs. Chelsea

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Next Saturday at 6:30pm GMT, on matchday 3 of the Premier League, we will see Liverpool play Chelsea at Anfield.

Both Liverpool and Chelsea currently share Champion’s League qualification hopes, as they sit third and second in the Premier League, respectively.

Liverpool face his opponents, equal on points, it will likely be a thrilling encounter

Following two straight wins for Liverpool in their most recent games, they will be keen to continue that form going into this fixture.

With third, they currently sit six points in the League having won two matches.

Playing at home, Liverpool have won one game.

A win in this fixture would take Liverpool’s points to 9 in the League.

Liverpool’s squad will likely be depleted of three of their key players when they start on Saturday, due to injury or illness.

Chelsea face their opponents with equal points, with both keen to make progress

Thomas Tuchel will hope that success brings further success, as his side look for another win in a row. Their last two outings resulted in victories against Arsenal and Crystal Palace.

With six points, they are established in second in the League having won two games.

Chelsea will travel to Liverpool with a win record on the road that is quite unremarkable, with one win.

Winning this fixture will see Chelsea on 9 points.

Injury and illness have depleted Thomas Tuchel’s Chelsea and they will likely be missing two key personnel for Saturday’s match.

Liverpool v Chelsea – Head-to-Head.

Both teams have already met each other 77 times with the tally being 31 victories and 20 draws for Liverpool. Additionally, Chelsea have repeatedly tasted defeat at the hands of Liverpool in five out of the past nine matches with them. The last time they played each other in this competition Chelsea secured a 0-1 away win. As we can see both teams have scored in the last match between these teams and it’s rated at 58.48% that both sides get on the scoresheet once again in Saturday’s match.

The odds of a Liverpool win are currently 40.49 percent.

*The credit for all of photos in this article belongs to AP*

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