Chelsea vs Liverpool Line Up – 25/11/2017 – Nigerian Fans0
“We have to operate through the flight, to prepare the game against Liverpool,” the Italian mentioned.
“To have only a single day to rest and only one particular day to prepare this big game is not straightforward, is not quick. I believe also it is not suitable
“I do not want to make excuses, but this is the reality. Also, when men and women hear the complaints of the coach, also somebody has to support us. The press, the Television, to underline this strange predicament.
“It’s significant to prepare for the game and for us to try and play a definitely superior game. We know pretty properly what are the qualities of Liverpool.”
Although time might not be on his side, Conte already took a view to the weekend by resting Alvaro Morata and rotating in Willian, Pedro, David Luiz and Rudiger against Qarabag.
“We have a large game on Saturday so it was very good for some players to have a rest now,” admitted Eden Hazard.
“I came off [in the second half], N’Golo also. We are prepared for Saturday.”
Liverpool are unbeaten in their last five Premier League meetings with Chelsea, even though both their victories in that sequence have come at Stamford Bridge.
Ideal OPTA MATCH Information
– On typical this season, Liverpool have permitted their opponents the highest top quality goalscoring chances in the Premier League with their xG against total suggesting that the opposition ought to be anticipated to score with 14.6% of their possibilities.
– In reality, Liverpool have allowed their opponents to score with the highest proportion of their total shots this season in the Premier League (18.7%).