πŸ”΅πŸ”΄ Chelsa vs Liverpool: Key stats ahead of Stamford Bridge showdown
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πŸ”΅πŸ”΄ Chelsa vs Liverpool: Key stats ahead of Stamford Bridge showdown

All eyes this weekend will be at the Stamford Bridge as Chelsea host Premier League defending champions Liverpool in matchday 2 of the new season.

Jurgen Klopp completed a double over the Blues last season and will be keen to pick a first win on the road. 

Ahead of the match, here are some head-to-head records and stats. 

Chelsea vs Liverpool head to head

  • Chelsea have won one of their last 11 Premier League meetings with Liverpool (five draws, five defeats)
  • Last time be Blues won against the Reds was in May 2018 thanks to an Olivier Giroud goal
  • Having won just one of their first 16 Premier League away games against Chelsea, Liverpool have won six of their last 12 at Stamford Bridge in the competition
  • In all competitions, Chelsea have only failed to score in one of their last 23 meetings with Liverpool, a 0-2 defeat at Anfield in 2018/19
  • Liverpool visit Stamford Bridge in the league in September for the third successive year

🔵 Chelsea stats

  • Chelsea are seeking a seventh successive win at Stamford Bridge in all competitions since the defeat to Bayern Munich in February
  • During that period, the Blues have kept five clean sheets (including against Liverpool in the FA Cup) and conceded just a Kevin De Bruyne goal
  • Chelsea will be aiming to keep four consecutive home clean sheets in the Premier League for the first time since January 2018
  • Chelsea are unbeaten in their past 13 home league games against the previous season’s Premier League champions, winning the last three
  • The Blues have won 14 of their past 17 opening home games in the Premier League, losing only to Burnley in 2017

  • Liverpool were one of the three sides to achieve the league double over Chelsea last season. West Ham and Manchester United were the others.

🔴 Liverpool stats

  • Although Jurgen Klopp’s side have won their last three Premier League games, they have conceded seven goals in those matches and nine goals in their past four league encounters
  • The Reds have failed to keep a clean sheet in their past six league games
  • Liverpool have scored all of their last 16 penalties in all competitions
  • Liverpool last lost their first away Premier League game in 2014/15 against Man City (1-3), winning four and drawing one of the five since then
  • The last reigning Premier League champions to lose their first away game in a season were Leicester in 2016/17 (1-2 against Hull)
  • When the Reds defeated Leeds last weekend, they extended their unbeaten home Premier League run to 60 matches
  • Leeds made 33 tackles against Liverpool, the most any team has made against Liverpool in a Premier League game over the past five seasons

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