Rivalry between Chelsea Vs Liverpool lived up to expectation as the match ended with a 2-2 final result giving both teams one point each as Manchester City remain top, MySportPlug reporting.
A good matchup coming from both of the teams who had everything good going for them on the pitch of play as the opportunities were put to use mostly in the first half of the encounter which saw goals raining from both ends under 45 minutes played.
What an outstanding game that could have provided a different result after 90 minutes played, but things had to end the way it is now as they have made sure they got something good for their efforts at Stamford Bridge.
CHELSEA VS LIVERPOOL FULL MATCH REPORT
A super first half encounter saw both teams hitting the back of the net as so much entertaining football was seen coming from the two teams who made sure they made it count under 45 minutes.
Liverpool wasted no time in making it count in the 9th minutes as Sadio Mane finished off for the Reds who made sure their early opportunities counted for something as they took a 0-1 lead from that amazing finish.
Things progressed with Chelsea dominating the ball possession with them hoping to get themselves back in the game which wasn’t an easy task with the Reds doing everything possible to keep them out of their defensive area.
Mohamed Salah increased the lead to 0-2 in the 26th minute of the encounter after another solid team effort was Alexander Trent Arnold setting up the Egyptian International who made sure he scored to double the advantage for his side.
Things weren’t looking good for Thomas Tuchel seeing his side going down easy with a 2-Goal margin under 26 minutes of football played at Stamford Bridge which saw him passing out information encouraging his players to chase the game.
It was fast looking like game over for the Blues who all of a sudden gathered strength and pulled one goal back in the 42nd minute as Mateo Kovacic ensured his strike wasn’t struck waywardly as he made things turned 1-2 for the Blues.
Christian Pulisic immediately responded by putting the Blues level 2-2 in the 45th minute plus additional time after working together with NGolo Kante who provided the assist for the goal which saw the Champions of Europe coming back into the encounter.
That was how things played out in the first half of the match with Chelsea Vs Liverpool going inside for the break with a 2-2 scoreline after an unbelievable 45 minutes of football played by both of the teams going forward with opportunities.
It was a good start to live in the second half for the home side who resumed with so much pace and their dominance making sure they press with attempts of making count early against the side who nearly brushed them aside.
Chelsea was looking good in the first few minutes which saw them moving the ball with purpose and direction handling things with them looking to make sure their mistake from the first half didn’t happen in the second 45 minutes as it progressed.
Liverpool had one job at the back of their mind which is make sure the home side failed to hit them as they push forward creating so many opportunities which Edouard Mendy was equal to the task by pulling out some incredible saves keeping them in the match.
Things progressed in the second half with more opportunities being created by both of the teams but nothing could get past either goalkeeper who were equal to the task at hand as they approached the final few minutes left in the game to be played going forward.
Nothing could trigger another goal as the rivalry between Chelsea Vs Liverpool ended with a 2-2 final result giving Manchester City more space to occupy at the top of the Premier League table after 90 minutes played at Stamford Bridge.