Liverpool v Chelsea betting tips: Anfield clash of the tight ones
Preview and odds for Saturday’s Premier League clash
Liverpool and Chelsea take 100 per cent Premier League records into their clash on Saturday so we have examined the odds to find some Liverpool v Chelsea betting tips.
Both the Reds and the Blues have yet to concede a goal in either of their two outings.
Saturday’s match, which takes place at Anfield, is live on BT Sport and kicks off at 5.30pm BST.
Liverpool v Chelsea match odds
Liverpool and Chelsea have started the 2021-22 campaign with two wins, two clean sheets and five goals scored.
The Reds defeated Norwich 3-0 at Carrow Road before seeing off Burnley 2-0 at Anfield last weekend.
Diogo Jota has struck in both of Liverpool’s league games and could become the fourth player to find the net in each of the Reds’ first three games to a Premier League campaign. He is 7/4 to score at any time and 4/1 to grab the first goal.
Chelsea defeated Crystal Palace 3-0 on opening weekend, then followed up with a 2-0 victory over Arsenal at the Emirates and are 15/8 to win at Anfield.
They have started a top-flight campaign with three wins without conceding three times before – the last coming a decade ago – and are 4/1 to win to nil.
There has been one draw in the last 10 meetings and it is 23/10 for honours to be shared this time.
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Liverpool v Chelsea head-to-head
Chelsea won this fixture 1-0 last season but Liverpool have lost just two of their last 13 Premier League meetings (W6 D5).
Conversely, only Manchester United (12) have won more Premier League away games against Liverpool than Chelsea (seven) and it is 8/15 the Blues either win or draw the game in the Double Chance market.
The home team has won just 12 of the last 36 meetings, with the away side winning 15 times in that span, and the odds are 9/2 for Chelsea to win but concede in the Liverpool v Chelsea betting tips.
In the last 12 meetings, there have been three or more total goals scored on just four occasions. It is 4/5 that under three goals will be scored this time.
Liverpool have won four of their last 15 games against Chelsea at Anfield in all competitions and it is 16/5 for there to be a score draw.
There has been just one goalless draw in the last 52 Premier League meetings between the sides (in February 2008) and it is 9/1 for the game to end 0-0.
Liverpool v Chelsea key battles
Sadio Mane got off the mark for the season with the second goal against Burnley last week and he has a happy knack of finding the net against Chelsea.
Mane has netted seven goals in 17 appearances against the Blues and is 13/5 to score at any time in the Liverpool v Chelsea betting tips.
All odds and markets correct as of date of publication