Liverpool find to banish Jan blues during home to Chelsea

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Liverpool will try to brush divided a Jan blues on a final day of a unlucky month when they horde autocratic Premier League leaders Chelsea during Anfield on Tuesday.

Jurgen Klopp’s side have played 8 matches given a spin of a year and won usually once – an FA Cup replay opposite Plymouth Argyle, usually to tumble to second tier Wolverhampton Wanderers in a fourth turn on Saturday.

That came on a behind of League Cup semi-final better during home to Southampton and a deleterious initial home joining detriment to Swansea City that dealt a vital blow to their pretension hopes.

So there could not be a some-more well-suited time to rediscover their mojo than opposite Antonio Conte’s side who are 8 points forward of a chasing container and 10 transparent of Liverpool.

“We have to lift ourselves for Chelsea, that is really important. We all left a sauce room (after a Wolves defeat) feeling so unhappy since we mislaid again,” playmaker Philippe Coutinho said.

“We have another event true divided to rebound back, and it is a good opportunity, a large diversion opposite Chelsea.”

Liverpool are winless in 4 home joining matches opposite Chelsea though won during Stamford Bridge this deteriorate and several clubs will be anticipating Klopp’s side can put a tool in a works of Conte’s relentless team.

“We know this form of conditions and for certain we contingency compensate good attention. After 3 defeats a group are really dangerous,” Conte, who has never played or managed during Anfield, said.

Arsenal could be a arch beneficiaries of a Liverpool win while Tottenham Hotspur are also looking to make adult ground.

Second-placed Arsenal horde Watford while Tottenham, 9 points behind Chelsea in third place, transport to bottom bar Sunderland carrying taken 22 points from a final 24 available.

Watford have usually one win from their final 10 matches and will wish French striker M’Baye Niang, sealed on loan from AC Milan, can hint them behind into life.

Niang was once during Arsenal on hearing and manager Arsene Wenger, who will be in a stands examination since of a four-game touchline ban, knows he could be a threat.

“We have to keep him still since he’s a man who can do something special,” Wenger said.

Manchester City and Manchester United, both with work to do to get into a tip 4 let alone turn critical contenders in a pretension race, play on Wednesday.

Pep Guardiola’s City, in fifth spot, are expected to have a most sterner charge during West Ham United’s London Stadium than they encountered progressing in Jan when they beaten a Londoners 5-0 in a FA Cup third round.

Jose Mourinho’s sixth-placed United are dominant in 13 in a joining though have drawn their final dual matches and contingency kick struggling Hull City during Old Trafford to stay in hold with a leaders.