Since April 2014, Chelsea coming to Anfield would have made some Liverpool followers feeling nauseous. Not any extra.
The Reds face the Blues at residence on Wednesday night time and regardless of the consequence, it’s going to be social gathering time for Jurgen Klopp’s males.
That’s as a result of they’ll carry the Premier League trophy for the primary time within the membership’s historical past because it’s their closing residence match of the season.
Jordan Henderson doing his customary jig earlier than hoisting the trophy excessive within the air might be a sight that every one Liverpool followers will like to see.
However from a Chelsea perspective, it’s one thing they couldn’t care much less about.
As is usually the case within the lead as much as a match, the membership’s Twitter admin will submit highlights of earlier victories towards the staff about to play.
What the Chelsea Twitter admin opted a tweet forward of Wednesday’s conflict will make Liverpool followers’ blood boil although.
Liverpool’s title problem within the 2013/14 season was scuppered by the Blues, who claimed a 2-Zero victory at Anfield.
The match will without end be remembered for a slip by Steven Gerrard, which subsequently led to Chelsea taking the lead by way of Demba Ba.
Willian sealed the victory late within the second half however the video that was posted solely confirmed the Gerrard slip and Ba objective. The tweet has since been deleted.
Henderson could also be injured however it would undoubtedly be him who will carry the trophy first as membership captain.
The midfielder claims Jurgen Klopp is the principle motive why Liverpool have ended their 30-year league title hoodoo.
“It’s no secret what this squad thinks of Jurgen Klopp,” he wrote in his programme notes for the Chelsea recreation.
“When you suppose as supporters you recognize what he has completed for this membership, you’ll be able to multiply that by 100 for the staff: he’s our chief – he has set the tone for all of this from the day he walked in.
“As I’ve stated beforehand, and because the supervisor has stated himself, he took over from nice foundations laid by Sir Kenny and Brendan (Rodgers), and from gamers like Stevie (Gerrard).
“However he, greater than anybody in my eyes, is the explanation we’re right here now about to gather this membership’s first league title in 30 years.”