- Planet Football
- 21st September 2020
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp continued his impressive record against the Premier League’s big six with a comfortable 2-0 win over Chelsea on Sunday.
Klopp took charge of his first Liverpool game in October 2015, a 0-0 draw against Tottenham, and has since built a team that is one of the best in Europe.
Astute signings like Sadio Mane have certainly helped, while Thiago looks like a bargain at £25million after an impressive debut against Frank Lampard’s side.
But Klopp deserves a lot of praise for the Reds’ brilliant record against the rest of the ‘big six’ in all competitions over the last few years, and we’ve taken a closer look at the stats.
Goals for: 23
Goals against: 17
Goals for: 18
Goals against: 12
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Goals for: 33
Goals against: 21
Goals for: 11
Goals against: 7
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Goals for: 24
Goals against: 20
Goals for: 109
Goals against: 77
Win rate: 45.2%
Loss rate: 16.1%
Goals per game: 1.7
Goals conceded per game: 1.2
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