Liverpool Vs Chelsea Dream11 Prediction: The Reds will have to overcome Chelsea as they strive for Premier League success.
Liverpool will invite Chelsea to Anfield on Sunday in what might prove to be an exciting contest. The Reds are chasing their Premier League glory, whereas, the visitors are determined to dent Liverpool from lifting the league and qualify for the Champions League next season.
Jurgen Klopp’s men have won their last four Premier League games, whilst Chelsea have slowly found their mojo which is producing them results week in week out.
These two sides have gone head-to-head and have produced some classics over the years. Chelsea have a slight edge, but the Reds will be motivated to beat them and end the wait for the league title.
Dream11 team for Liverpool Vs Chelsea
Alisson Becker: Alisson is having a fantastic season with Liverpool after securing 20 clean sheets in all competition this campaign. Besides, he has conceded only 20 goals in 32 games, thereby securing most clean sheets in the English top tier league. His shot-stopping ability and understanding with his defence have helped his side on numerous occasions.
Trent Alexander-Arnold: Trent Alexander-Arnold has 7 assists to his name this season which makes him the third most defender in the league to do so. The English International is slightly susceptible in the defensive nature, but his ability to link up with the attack and pick out passes can earn him an assist. Besides, he takes the set pieces for the Reds.
David Luiz: David Luiz has started 31 games this season and the Blues have kept a decent 13 clean sheets this season. The Brazilian defender might not be a top-notch defender, but his ability to pick out passes from the back and possessing a huge threat from the set pieces makes him a must-have player in the eleven.
Virgil Van Dijk: Virgil Van Dijk has been the heart of Liverpool’s defence. The Dutch International is the main reason for Liverpool’s defensive stability and commands his defence to stick with his teammates. He stands tall and has the ability to score goals from free kicks and corners.
Andy Robertson: Andy Robertson has enormous creativity and links up with the attack for fun. He has nine assists to his name this season which makes him the best left-back in the league. Besides, his defensive contributions with slide tackles and interceptions makes him the complete package.
Jorginho: Jorginho sits back with the defence and likes to dictate the play from the back. The Italian International is an expert when it comes down to through balls and has an eye to pick out the attackers. He and Eden Hazard has been taking the penalties for Chelsea this season.
Jordan Henderson: Jordan Henderson was sensational in the previous games against Southampton and FC Porto. It is likely to see him keep the place in the starting eleven, but he is expected to see him in a much-advanced role. The English International scored a goal against the Saints and picked out an excellent pass for Trent Alexander Arnold which resulted in a goal against the Portuguese outfit.
Sadio Mane (VC): Sadio Mane has been in an explosive form since the New Year. The Senegalese International has not found the back of the net in the last two games, but has still possess the threat which is capable of breaking Chelsea’s defence. Picking him as vice-captain is no brainer.
Callum Hudson-Odoi: There was intense interest from Bayern Munich for the academy youngster Callum Hudson-Odoi. The English International has forced himself into the starting eleven and has been a regular starter in the Premier League. He has an eye for goal and picks out passes to split the defence.
Roberto Firmino: Roberto Firmino is a big game player for Liverpool. The Brazilian International has scored against PSG, Manchester City, Arsenal, and Tottenham Hotspur this campaign, thereby making him the pivotal player in the Reds hopes. He can pick out passes because he links the midfield and attack.
Eden Hazard (C): Eden Hazard has finally picked his form by scoring twice against West Ham United in the Premier League on Monday. The Belgian International scored twice in two games against Liverpool earlier this season and has the capability to torment the Reds’ defence. The right side of Liverpool’s defence is not much strong and he could have the liberty to cause havoc. He has the most number of combined goals and assists this campaign.
Disclaimer: This team is made on the basis of our research for the game. This XI is what we think would work – you’re free to choose your own XI.