Chelsea suffered their first defeat of the season. In the opening match of the fifth round of the championship of England «the Blues have lost to Liverpool 1:2.
Now at Chelsea, Liverpool and Everton for 10 points («butterscotch» for 1 game less).
Chelsea: Courtois, Ivanovic, David Luiz, Cahill, Azpilicueta, Willian (Moses, 84), Kant, MATIC (Fabregas, 84), Oscar (Pedro, 84), Hazard, Diogo Costa
Liverpool: Mignolet, Clyne, Matip, Lovren, Milner, Lallana, Henderson, Wijnaldum (Stewart, 90), Manet, Philippe Coutinho (Lucas 82), Sturridge (Original, 57)
On 17 minutes, Henderson hung. Defenders of the hosts tried to create an artificial offside. Lovren popped up from behind players and opened the account 0:1.
In the 36th minute Henderson from 28 metres shot into the top corner 0:2.
On 61 minutes Martin made a breakthrough and shot. Diogo Costa from inside the penalty area sent the ball into the goal 1:2.