Defending league champions Chelsea kick-off this weekend’s Premier League fixture list with a tasty encounter against Liverpool at Stamford Bridge on Saturday (12:45).
Jose Mourinho’s Blues, who lie 15th in the table having picked up just 11 points from their opening ten games, welcome the Reds to London off the back of losing to Stoke City on penalties in the League Cup during midweek.
Meanwhile opposing manager Jurgen Klopp is still delighted with his first win in charge of the Anfield outfit after knocking out AFC Bournemouth in the same domestic cup competition earlier this week.
Brazil international Willian is undoubtedly Chelsea’s best player so far this season with four goals in all competitions, meanwhile fellow countryman and playmaker Philippe Coutinho is Liverpool’s star in the centre of the park ahead of this weekend’s clash.
With both sets of midfielders poised to play a key role in the outcome of Saturday’s match, here is how both Willian and Coutinho match up so far this season…