Liverpool - Chelsea Betting Preview: Bernitez and Torres return to their former home grounds

Fernando Torres is richly priced at 7/1 to score the first goal of the game on his return to Anfield
The never-walk-alone club are favourites with history on their side, winning five of the last 10 meetings between the two clubs and with believe that Champions League spot are still up for grabs, a win against Chelsea at Anfield will be important for the club and are 6/5 with Ladbrokes to win the tie.

Chelsea on the other hand have won three games against the Reds in their last 10 meetings with two ending in a draw. The grounds welcome two of its past heroes Rafael Bernitez and Fernando Torres and the reception from the fans will be that of mixed feelings. With Ladbrokes the Blues are priced at 9/4 to upset the home crowd and the same firm goes on to offer 23/10 for both teams to share the spoils.

The last time these two sides met at Anfield, Liverpool won in emphatic fashion, beating the Blues 4-1 after going 3-0 in the opening half-hour. Luis Suarez has been on fine form all season and leads the Premier League top goal scorers chat with 22 goals and he stands at 9/2 to open the score and 5/4 to find the back of the net any time in the game.

Note that this fixture has produced lots of goals when the two met which makes the offer of 2.5 goals to be scored in the game very attractive for punters. Liverpool value 9/4 and Chelsea worth 19 to win and over 2.5 goals scored in the match.

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