Andy Townsend claims Chelsea FC star is better than Neymar

Andy Townsend claims Chelsea FC star is better than Neymar

Andy Townsend claims Chelsea FC star is better than Neymar

That goal was the first Jurgen Klopp's side have conceded in the first half in the Premier League this season, and they responded quickly, again through Salah.

"He's fantastic football player, he had a full preseason and he's in the best shape since I've known him". "But I think also we are more close than I thought one week ago".

- Chelsea's Eden Hazard is the Premier League's top scorer this season with six goals - he has scored those six goals from just nine shots on target.

Daniel Sturridge scored a stunning equaliser for Liverpool at Stamford Bridge on Saturday, with the former Chelsea striker's goal earning a point for the visitors.

Liverpool have failed to win their last four meetings with Chelsea and a victory over Maurizio Sarri's team would be a major statement of intent as they chase a first English title since 1990.

Sturridge spoke to Chelsea coach Gianfranco Zola after the final whistle and he says he has been watching footage of the former Italy global for inspiration.

- Daniel Sturridge is the seventh player to score 50 Premier League goals for Liverpool, after Robbie Fowler, Steven Gerrard, Michael Owen, Luis Suarez, Fernando Torres and Dirk Kuyt.

Sturridge is now Liverpool's joint-top goalscorer for the season, alongside Sadio Mane, with four goals in seven appearances.

The Reds next travel to face Napoli in the Champions League group stage, before hosting Man City at Anfield next weekend in what is bound to be a high-intensity fixture. "And we have to try to improve".

"I like to think I have [scored better] but probably not".

"Before I receive the ball I already know how that play is developing so I'm able to give rhythm to that play".

You need to work for these moments when it's clicking.

"It is really cool and I am really happy for him, he works hard and he is a classic good lad".

Asked about the lack of goals from his strikers, Sarri said: "I am not really anxious about it and because we have a winger who is able to score frequently".

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