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Liverpool Balls: How Pressure Made Rodgers Beat Chelsea

by | 8th, November 2014

LIVERPOOL have been beaten by high-flying Chelsea 1-2 in the Premier League. Matt Law says Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers will never manage Chelsea. Well, that much should be obvious: back-to-back home league defeats against his former club have hardly made Rodgers look like Mourinho’s successor.

But, you say, Rodgers did change Daniel Sturridge fom a Chelsea make-weight into a force. Well, even that is open to debate:

Comfortably the most successful transfer of Rodgers’ time at Liverpool has been the £12million signing of striker Daniel Sturridge from Chelsea in January 2013. Sturridge has scored an incredible 36 goals in 52 appearances at Anfield, making his fee a bargain particularly compared to the £50m Chelsea paid Liverpool for

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