Former Chelsea and Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge thinks today’s FA Cup final between the Blues and Reds will be a low-scoring game.
Premier League giants Chelsea and Liverpool are set to lock the whistle in the FA Cup final at Wembley tonight. Both teams will be determined to add another piece of silverware to their trophy cabinets.
Jurgen Klopp’s side will be looking to claim their second trophy of the season, having already won the EFL Cup. On the other hand, the Blues will want to fix the score against the Anfield team, who beat them on penalties to win the Carabao Cup.
Meanwhile, Sturridge is looking forward to the clash at Wembley as his two former clubs go head to head once again. The Englishman hopes that the match will be entertaining, but doesn’t think it will be a high scorer. He wrote on Twitter:
“My two old clubs [are] lock horns tomorrow [Saturday; ed.] Man. Liverpool vs Chelsea. In my opinion, this will be a very tactical match. It would be surprising if it scored well, but for the sake of entertainment, I want it to be. “
The FA Cup is the only major trophy Klopp has not won since taking charge of Liverpool in 2015. On the other hand, Thomas Tuchel’s side suffered defeat at the hands of Leicester City in last season’s final, but would love to. set that up. recorded directly in this time period.
Daniel Sturridge predicts the winner of the FA Cup final between Chelsea and Liverpool
Daniel Sturridge has paid tribute to Chelsea ahead of the FA Cup final. However, the 32-year-old thinks Liverpool will play better than the Blues in the opening match.
The England international has also backed Reds striker Sadio Mane who was on the scoreboard at Wembley. He wrote on Twitter:
“Waking up feeling like the LFC will get the job done. Great respect for Chelsea, but I just feel that the Reds will have so much more for them. I would love a Sadio goal at the moment.” in.”
Mane has been in fine form for the Merseyside-based club recently. The Senegal international has scored eight goals and provided one assist for the team since the start of last month. It remains to be seen whether the striker can continue his form tonight.
https://www.sportskeeda.com/football/news-daniel-sturridge-reveals-one-thing-surprise-fa-cup-final-chelsea-liverpool?utm_source=feed&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=sportskeeda Daniel Sturridge reveals one thing that could surprise him about the FA Cup final between Chelsea and Liverpool