8 Important Facts Ahead of Chelsea v Liverpool

Ahead of Chelsea vs Liverpool in the Premier League continued, there are eight important facts regarding the club’s statistics record, coaches, and players.

The Blues vs The Reds match will be the biggest matchday six of the Premier League this season.

Newly trained Chelsea coach Frank Lampard has an inconclusive record at the start of the season ranked eighth to fifth matchday. Meanwhile, Liverpool with Juergen Klopp look impressive by winning in five matches, and lead the English League standings.

Although the two teams are not in the same condition at the start of the season, the status of the two teams as a ‘big six’ club makes the match at Stamford Bridge Stadium still under the spotlight.

Here are eight important facts of the Chelsea v Liverpool match quoted from Opta:

1. Chelsea have only won once in nine meetings with Liverpool, namely in May 2018 thanks to Olivier Giroud’s lone goal. Eight other matches ended with five draws, and three defeats.

2. In the last 11 matches at Stamford Bridge Stadium, Liverpool was able to win five wins. The remaining six games end with three draws, and three defeats.

3. In the last 20 meetings with Liverpool in various competitions, Chelsea only failed to score a goal in the 0-2 defeat in the English League season 2018/2019.

4. Liverpool have only lost once in 44 Premier League matches and are unbeaten in 22 matches. While the best record of the Reds recorded in the English League was 23 times achieved in 1990.

5. Chelsea have only lost once in 24 matches at Stamford Bridge Stadium in the English League competition and have never lost in the last 11 home games.

6. Sadio Mane has scored 49 goals in 97 appearances in the Premier League. If he manages to score in a match against Chelsea, Mane will become Liverpool’s 10th player to score his 50th goal.

7. Frank Lampard will be Chelsea’s 16th manager who will face Liverpool in the history of the Premier League. The last six Blues coaches never won in their first meeting with Liverpool.

8. No Liverpool manager has been able to win three wins at Stamford Bridge in the Premier League. Juergen Klopp has bagged two wins from four away games against Chelsea.

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