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Normal For Title-Chasing Liverpool to be Under Pressure: Chelsea Manager Maurizio Sarri

Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri said Liverpool have a positive pressure as the two teams are set to face each other in the Premier League.

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Updated:April 13, 2019, 6:26 PM IST
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Normal For Title-Chasing Liverpool to be Under Pressure: Chelsea Manager Maurizio Sarri
Maurizio Sarri said Chelsea were in the fight to finish top four in the Premier League and they have to keep at it. (Photo Credit: Reuters)

Liverpool are under pressure as they bid to end a 29-year wait for an English league trophy but can help themselves by embracing the challenge in the home stretch of the campaign, Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri has said.

Liverpool, who host Chelsea on Sunday, lead Manchester City by two points with five games remaining although the defending champions have a match in hand.

“They are under pressure but that’s normal. If you want to win the Premier League, you have to play under pressure for a long period of time but it is pressure for something positive,” Sarri told the club’s website.

“You can be nervous but also with a great level of motivation so the positive is more than the negative.”

Chelsea dented Liverpool’s title push with a 2-0 victory at Anfield in the 2013-14 campaign but Sarri warned his third-placed team that they could face a daunting task on Sunday.

“In this moment we are fighting for the top four so we need points. We know it will be difficult to gain points in Liverpool but we have to try in every way,” Sarri added.

“To face Liverpool is going to be difficult for us but every game now is difficult. They are one of the best teams in England right now, they reached the final of the Champions League last year and at Anfield it is always difficult.

“We know well the risks of this match but we also know that when we are able to play at 100 percent of our potential, we can gain points anywhere. We are in a very good physical and mental condition right now.”

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