Three things Klopp must do if Liverpool are to beat Chelsea

Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool have returned to normality in 2017. Failing to win a Premier League match to date, Liverpool have fallen from Chelsea’s main challengers for the title to the competitive top four contest. This has been attributed to the absences of Joel Matip and Sadio Mane, two summer signings who have been the cornerstones of the Reds’ successes this season.

Now, when Liverpool probably could not think of a more unpleasant fixture, they face a Chelsea side who have failed to win only two matches since they last came up against Liverpool. Liverpool won on that occasion, in fact, they dominated Chelsea for periods of the game and Antonio Conte was under severe pressure. How things change.

Chelsea are the clear favourites for the Premier League title and look balanced throughout the squad. Injuries have been rare, suspensions well-timed and the big trophy looks to be heading to West London. Liverpool must pick up at least a point against the Blues if they are to challenge this season, here are THREE things Klopp should do to make that a reality…

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