The Blues can’t afford to slip up against Jürgen Klopp’s Champions League finalists at Stamford Bridge if they are to have any hope of finishing in the top four this season.
With just three games to play they are five points behind fourth-placed Tottenham Hotspur and six points behind the Reds, but they do have a game in hand on the Merseysiders. It’s why victory for Antonio Conte’s side is vital.
Our unique algorithm has predicted the Chelsea side it believes will start the game.
Football Whispers uses data to predict teams’ starting XIs, taking into account injuries, suspensions, the statistical likelihood of a player being selected, the competition the match is in, players’ previous performances and the opponent’s style.
And you can also give it a go yourself. Just click ‘create your own’ on the line-up at the top of the page and pick your ideal XI for the game.You can also see each player’s stats once you’ve selected them.
When you’re happy with your team, press confirm and you’ll be able to share it with your friends via social media.