CHELSEA got off to a flyer, but Willian’s opener came from two Liverpool errors.
Fabinho lost the ball just outside the Reds’ penalty area, gifting it to his Brazilian compatriot whose shot was too hot to handle for goalkeeper Adrian as the Spaniard fumbled it into his own net.
- Chelsea 1 Liverpool 0 – from Stamford Bridge
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Chelsea XI: Kepa, Azpilicueta, Rudiger, Zouma, Alonso, Gilmour, Kovacic,Barkley, Willian, Giroud, Pedro
Subs: Caballero, Tomori, James, Jorginho, Mount, Anjorin, Batshuayi
Liverpool XI: Adrian, Williams, Van Dijk, Gomez, Robertson, Fabinho, Lallana, Jones, Minamino, Mane, Origi
Subs: Lonergan, Milner, Firmino, Salah, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Matip, Chirivella