Post-Match Analysis: Liverpool 1-1 Chelsea

Post-Match Analysis: Liverpool 1-1 Chelsea
August 29, 2021 Daniel Rhodes

Well that was frustrating wasn’t it? A goal down after 22 minutes, to finish with a point might be seen as a decent result. In the cold light of day it probably is, but taken in the context of Chelsea getting Reece James sent off on the stroke of half-time after preventing a clear goal, then three points was expected. Of course, trying to break down a side with ten men is tough, and as Klopp said, it didn’t mean the Blues had one less player in defence, it just meant they had one player missing for their counterattacks. Anyway, in terms of the underlying stats, it wasn’t even close and the Reds were better on most metrics.

The rest of this post is for subscribers only.

Click Here To Commentx