Chelsea will entertain Liverpool on Saturday lunchtime in a game that will could decide Jose Mourinh’s fate at the club, We look at the things that could influence the game.
The Premier league Champions will be hoping they avoid a sixth league defeat of the season and will be aiming to get all three points as they host Jurgen Klopp’s side.
Big games like this always make the headlines every season but Jose Mourinho’s future adds extra spice to the game as all football lovers are looking forward to the game and what happens after the full time whistle on Saturday.
Mourinho’s side has been poor this season and the Portuguese is under immense pressure as his team has only managed 3 wins in 10 premier league games and they sit 11 points behind Manchester City.
The Reds will be hoping to build upon their first win under new manager Jurgen Klopp. The reds won their Capital One Cup game against Bournemouth on Wednesday and will be hoping to continue that as they face Mourinho’s struggling side on Saturday.
Since October 4th Liverpool haven’t scored more than one goal in a game, but this could be attributed to injuries to key strikers. Roberto Firmino particularly impressed in the game played midweek and Klopp has tipped the Brazilian to be an important player for the team in the future.
In five away games this season Liverpool has only managed to pick up six points while scoring four goals, the Kop will be willing to turn things around when they visit Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea are unbeaten in their last 8 games against the Merseyside club, the London club has won Four and drawn four. Liverpool last won a game against Chelsea in 2011 at Stamford Bridge.
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