THE TACTICAL EYE: Chelsea 2 – 0 Liverpool

OVERVIEW Chelsea started with a 4-3-3 formation (often changing to 4-2-3-1/4-3-2-1 depending on how the wingers chose to position) while pressing, with Barkley, Willian, and Pedro often forming a block behind Giroud. In the build-up, Gilmour often acted as the only pivot in front of the centre backs, as his high composure and technical skills … Continue reading THE TACTICAL EYE: Chelsea 2 – 0 Liverpool

Chelsea vs. Liverpool FA Cup Preview

After an intense match against Bournemouth this past weekend, Chelsea will look to regain composure and build momentum in tonight’s FA Cup fifth-round clash against Liverpool, who are also looking to bounce back after their shock defeats to Atletico Madrid and Watford last week. With Jürgan Klopp’s side currently holding a commanding 22-point lead over … Continue reading Chelsea vs. Liverpool FA Cup Preview