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“I can see us doing something special” – Liverpool supporters react to victory against Chelsea

Liverpool traveled to Stamford Bridge on Friday evening and produced an impressive first half display to defeat the hosts 2-1.

Roberto Firmino was left out of the starting XI due to a minor groin injury picked up in training, which meant a welcome return for Philippe Coutinho after the Brazilian was rested for the Reds’ thrashing of Leicester City last week.

However, it was returning centre-back Dejan Lovren who broke the deadlock, scoring early in the first half after a period of domination from Liverpool.

Captain Jordan Henderson doubled the Reds lead before half-time with a sublime strike which flew into the top right corner from 30 yards.

Despite an impressive opening 45 minutes, Liverpool allowed Chelsea to get themselves back into the game and a finish from Diego Costa gave the Blues an opportunity to fight back after some sloppy defending.

Divock Origi was denied an opportunity to seal the victory but the Chelsea goalkeeper produced a brilliant save to keep the home side in the game.

The Reds held on to claim all three points though and it was another impressive display from Jurgen Klopp‘s men.

Here’s all the best reaction to the victory and the biggest moments throughout the game.

Firmino’s injury caused concern and panic ahead of kick-off.

There was no need to worry though as Lovren netted Liverpool’s first and Henderson scored a thunderous goal to round-off an emphatic first half.

LONDON, ENGLAND - Friday, September 16, 2016: Liverpool's Dejan Lovren celebrates scoring the first goal against Chelsea during the FA Premier League match at Stamford Bridge. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Even Marko Grujic was impressed…

Panic did creep in when Costa found the back of the net though.

LONDON, ENGLAND - Friday, September 16, 2016: Liverpool's manager Jürgen Klopp during the FA Premier League match against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. (Pic by Xiaoxuan Lin/Propaganda)

But there was relief and celebration after the final whistle as Liverpool held on to win 2-1.

The owner was pretty happy too!

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