FM Preview: Chelsea v Liverpool 20 Nov 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 19th November 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Chelsea and Liverpool at 16:00 on 20th November 2011 in the Premier League.
History of the Chelsea v Liverpool fixture
Chelsea prepare to entertain Liverpool at Stamford Bridge on Sunday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Blues are clearly on top, having won 43 and lost only 18 of the 78 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Stamford Bridge was less than a year ago, in February 2011, with Liverpool inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Blues in a Premier League match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Sun 06 Feb||Chelsea||0-1||Liverpool||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Sun 07 Nov||Liverpool||2 - 0||Chelsea||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Sun 02 May||Liverpool||0 - 2||Chelsea||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Sun 04 Oct||Chelsea||2 - 0||Liverpool||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Tue 14 Apr||Chelsea||4 - 4||Liverpool||Champions League|
|2008/2009||Wed 08 Apr||Liverpool||1 - 3||Chelsea||Champions League|
|2008/2009||Sun 01 Feb||Liverpool||2 - 0||Chelsea||Premier League|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Chelsea have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 17 goals for the Blues, with 7 goals against.
Liverpool's away form is equally impressive, picking up four victories from the last six. The Reds's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 8 goals for and 7 against.
Chelsea's total of 22 points from their 11 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League.
Liverpool lie just outside the playoff positions in the Barclays Premier League, picking up 19 from their 11 games so far.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Chelsea are performing very well at home, but your FootyMad panel reckons that the overall quality of Liverpool will prove too much for the homesters. Away win
|Chelsea||5 games since last home draw.
|Liverpool||4 successive away victories.
11 games since last away draw.
9 games since last defeat.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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