Football News: Chelsea FC host Liverpool in the showdown

Chelsea host Liverpool on Sunday just few 1 hours and few minutes left at the Stamford Bridge.

Meetings

Chelsea has just won two of their 10 premier league clashes with Liverpool on the Stamford Bridge.

Liverpool has managed to pull a controversy on 5 wins against the blues, including the last two visits. It is more than four years that the blues have recorded a home league win against the reds, on Sunday 29 December 2013.

The blues were constantly unbeaten at home under Jose Mourinho for literally 70 matches. Simon Mignolet and had already repelled frank Lampard at full stretch before Eden hazard equalized after 16 minutes. After a fine, fast love the ball swept and bounced off to Sakho to the Belgian, who reluctantly drilled across the goalkeeper to level.

The hosts were in front, having peppered the reds goal for five minutes. Oscar turned in the off and slipped the ball towards Samuel Eto’o who nipped in to stab the ball in off Mignolet and made it 2-1.

Full three points were secured in October. Carlo Ancelotti liked to play Drogba as the main striker, but the unselfish Ivorian was the provider on this occasion.

The opening goal came 15 minutes after a tight first half against the fellow contenders. Lampard stole the ball from Mascherano and fed deco, who directed a fine pass to Drogba down the left. Then he crossed the ball for Anelka who steered past the goalkeeper Pepe Reina.

The Merseysiders are currently unbeaten in six premier league meetings with the blues. They last had a longer unbeaten run against Chelsea with 10 top – flight games between 1985 and 1990.


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