The upcoming Liverpool vs. Chelsea game will be significant for the Reds, as it is their first Premier League match since their coach Jurgen Klopp announced his departure from the club at the end of the season. The question on everyone’s mind is whether this news will impact the players’ performance on the field. Meanwhile, Mauricio Pochettino and his team are hopeful that it will.
As for the odds, the moneyline for Liverpool is at -165, while the odds for a draw are at +348, and the odds for Chelsea are at +430. In terms of total goals, the odds for over 2.5 goals are at -208, while the odds for under 2.5 goals are at +160.
The match will take place at Anfield in Liverpool, England on Wednesday, January 31, 2024, at 3:15 PM ET. The game can be watched on Peacock.
Liverpool is currently striving for the EPL title. They are leading the table with five points more than second-placed Manchester City, although City has played one game fewer. It is crucial for Liverpool to continue winning in order to maintain their position. Additionally, Liverpool has the advantage of playing at their undefeated home ground, Anfield.
On the other hand, Chelsea is in the 9th position, with 31 points in the Premier League. Despite this, they have the potential to break into the Top 6 and contend for a spot in Europe. Chelsea has been performing well in big games and has a chance to challenge Liverpool.
In terms of predictions, it is unlikely that Chelsea will come out on top in this match. Liverpool is the stronger team, especially with the game being played at Anfield. Therefore, the pick is Liverpool.