LIVE: Chelsea vs Liverpool – Kai Havertz and Timo Werner start for Frank Lampard’s big-spending Blues as they welcome the Premier League champions to Stamford Bridge in game of the weekend
- Chelsea host Liverpool at Stamford Bridge this afternoon at 4:30pm BST
- Chelsea XI: Kepa, James, Zouma, Christensen, Alonso, Jorginho, Kante, Kovacic, Mount, Havertz, Werner
- Liverpool XI: Alisson, Alexander-Arnold, Fabinho, Van Dijk, Robertson, Wijnaldum, Henderson, Keita, Mane, Firmino, Salah
- UK viewers can watch the clash live on Sky Sports Main/Premier League
- Latest Premier League news, live action and results right here
- Premier League table – as it stands
Chelsea host Liverpool at Stamford Bridge in Premier League action this afternoon as Frank Lampard’s new looking squad face their toughest test of the new season.
The Blues spent big over the summer to close the gap to Liverpool and Manchester City and this will be a huge test of their title credentials.
Jurgen Klopp welcome Thiago Alcantara and Diogo Jota to his squad in a spending spree of his own this week and the Spanish international has a chance to make his debut this afternoon.
Sportsmail will provide live EPL coverage of Chelsea vs Liverpool including score, lineups and build-up.