Chelsea and Liverpool will meet in the 2nd round of the Premier League in a match played at Stamford Bridge in London. The hosts are attacking the title with great reinforcements, while the guests are defending the trophy they won last season. This will be a great fight between these two rivals.
September 20th, 2020 – 17:30
Chelsea vs Liverpool Betting Tips and Predictions
Reason for Chelsea vs Liverpool Predictions
Chelsea’s signings this summer has raised hopes at Stamford Bridge that they can get very close to Liverpool this time around, as they finished last season 33 points behind the champions. With excellent reinforcements, the goal is the title. Of the top eight, only the Wolves scored fewer home goals than Frank Lampard’s side, but the arrivals of Timo Werner, Hakim Ziyech, and Kai Havertz should largely solve that problem, the fantastic trio has arrived. Both Havertz and Werner started in Brighton, and although he failed to find the net, the German striker impressed and won a penalty that allowed Jorginho to put Chelsea in the lead. Werner is a great player, one of the best strikers in the world. Lampard had an exciting statement in which he said that he was pleased with Timo and that he knows which qualities the German brings to the team. Mason Mount finally shows why he was brought in as a great reinforcement. He plays excellent and creates a lot of problems for the opponent’s defense. He extended his contract, and he is one of Frank Lampard’s favorite players. Olivier Giroud plays excellently and with his experience, he helps young players, the fans adore this man.
Mo Salah’s hat-trick helped Liverpool not pay the price for a poor defensive display in its opening clash. The ease with which this man plays is incredible. Leeds United struggled to equalize three times at Anfield, before Salah’s third late in the end secured the Reds’ winning start. Virgil van Dijk is the best defender in the Premier League, and he plays without a mistake, all praise for him. Minamino will get the opportunity and should take it, and show why he was brought in as a great reinforcement. They have to have patience with this guy, as he needs time to adjust. Jurgen Klopp brought the club and the fans the title after 30 years, he transfers energy to the field, and the players use it to the maximum. That is why he is one of the best coaches in the world. Liverpool’s new signing Kostas Tsimikas has been forced to isolate, but he is now back in training and should be available in time for the Chelsea match.
Liverpool was historically the most successful of the two in this match, winning 81 of 186 games, unlike Chelsea’s 41, with 64 draws. The guests are slight favorites in this one.
The last match of these two rivals Liverpool decided in their favor 5: 3. The prediction for this derby match is over 2.5 goals. The fans will definitely enjoy it.