Chelsea face a trip to Liverpool at Anfield at lunchtime on Saturday, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having been beaten a depressing 46 out of 70 times.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in October 2005, as the visitors ran out cosy 1 - 4 winners in a Premiership match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sun 17 Sep||Chelsea||1 - 0||Liverpool||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sun 13 Aug||Chelsea||1 - 2||Liverpool||SHLD|
|2005/2006||Sat 22 Apr||Chelsea||1 - 2||Liverpool||FAC|
|2005/2006||Sun 05 Feb||Chelsea||2 - 0||Liverpool||PREM|
|2005/2006||Tue 06 Dec||Chelsea||0 - 0||Liverpool||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sun 02 Oct||Liverpool||1 - 4||Chelsea||PREM|
|2005/2006||Wed 28 Sep||Liverpool||0 - 0||Chelsea||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Liverpool have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 13 goals have been scored by the Reds in those games, with 9 conceded.
The Blues have had a decent run of form away from home recently, with an unbeaten run in the last six, four of them victories. The games have constituted a decent return of 9 goals for the Blues, and 6 goals against.
Liverpool sit in a healthy 3rd in the league, and have picked up 43 points from their 23 games. Chelsea sit in a healthy 2nd in the league, and have picked up 51 points from their 23 games.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Chelsea are in smashing form away from home at present, and Footymad sees this carrying them to a narrow victory at Liverpool. Away win
|Liverpool||Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.|
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 11 .
|Chelsea||Undefeated in last 6 away games.|
14 games since last defeat.