For more info on how many times each team has taken the lead per match or how many times per match their opponents have taken the lead, you may want to view the following pages: Want an ad-free experience?Subscribe to Independent Premium. The PSG forward could be available due to the expected arrival of Angel Di Maria in the French capital. With seven different goalscorers already this summer, including Stewart and Hill both on four and new signings Mateusz Musialowski and Melkamu Frauendorf also netting, it is an encouraging start for the youngsters. © 2020 Guardian News & Media Limited or its affiliated companies. Havertz, struggling with an injury, made way for Fikayo Tomori during the break. Available for everyone, funded by readers. Every time Klopp saw complacency setting in, he marched down the touchline to bellow at his players, who could have been forgiven for checking the scoreboard just to make sure that they were still ahead. They are developing under a coach in his third season of management, whereas Klopp has a settled unit. The last player Liverpool signed from Inter Milan, Philippe Coutinho, was rather successful. So it's no surprise Liverpool have been linked with rising star Mateo Kovacic. Create a commenting name to join the debate, There are no Independent Premium comments yet - be the first to add your thoughts, There are no comments yet - be the first to add your thoughts. In the end suggestions Chelsea are ready to remove Liverpool’s crown looked premature. Four assists, he deserved the man of the match today,” South Korean forward Son said. Still, Liverpool had a point to prove after a shoddy defensive display in their 4-3 win over Leeds. While Chelsea threatened when Werner fired wide, their defence did not inspire confidence. Each team is assigned to a specific segment, depending on the team's number of points. Worse was to come when Arrizabalaga dithered on the ball, allowing Mané to block his pass and tap into the empty net. Are you sure you want to delete this comment? A dull match did turn, however, on the moment Christensen decided to wrestle Mane to the ground after the striker burst through on goal just before the break. Please continue to respect all commenters and create constructive debates. Each of the 5 segments spans one-fifth (20%) of the total points held by the team ranked 1st in the league. '31-45' and '76-90' include added time Liverpool have been consistently strong at U18 level in recent years, and that is a testament to the strong stream of talent flowing through the age groups, both in terms of players and coaches. Brendan Rodgers has set Jordan Henderson the target of scoring 10 goals this season in order to continue the fine form that he displayed for Liverpool last term. The stats below allow you to compare how well Liverpool are performing this season compared to last season. Chelsea are striving to reach those standards and will surely improve. Paul Glatzel and Jack Bearne have stood out so far, with Lewtas’ new-look attack meshing well ahead of the new campaign. Goals giving lead to opponent and equalizers scored “He’s a player that is so fit and so strong. The Liverpool score with the most occurences, In this example, Liverpool have been in the lead for an average duration of, (no featured indicator for the team so far), SoccerSTATS.com provides football statistics and results on national and international soccer competitions worldwide. Either way, there does not appear to be anything wrong with Liverpool, who were hungry and intense as they swatted Chelsea aside, giving Frank Lampard’s side a nasty reality check two games into the new campaign. Non-crucial goals scored: goals scored that increased an existing lead, or decreased the opponent's existing lead. But Alisson had other ideas, saving Jorginho’s weak penalty. Note: The 'Segments Table' is a visual representation splitting the teams into 5 segments. Chelsea’s midfielders, Jorginho, Kovacic and N’Golo Kanté, were too ponderous in possession, while Mason Mount and Kai Havertz were quiet on the flanks. They did have a penalty lifeline when Liverpool’s new signing Thiago Alcantara fouled striker Timo Werner in the second half but Jorginho’s kick was saved by Alisson. (2) (Equalizer goals scored / Goals giving lead to opponent) * 100. Note regarding the Goals giving the lead and the Goals giving the lead to the opponent values: both the team and the opponent team might take the lead more than once during a single match,