And where will the game be won and lost?
Despite being disappointed with the use of VAR, Klopp felt Liverpool should have killed the match off, with Sturridge hitting the crossbar with the scores level.
Unbeaten Chelsea and Liverpool face off on Saturday at Stamford Bridge in what is the biggest clash of the Premier League season so far. Despite two injured players, Sarri will be anxious about just one spot in the heart of the defense with David Luiz being his other first-choice centre-back.
Hazard said: "The cup game was important for Saturday I think".
Sadio Mane of Liverpool attempts to get past Cesar Azpilicueta of Chelsea during the Carabao Cup Third Round match between Liverpool and Chelsea at Anfield on September 26, 2018 in Liverpool, England.
"Yes, it's a pretty good relationship", Jorginho said.
Jurgen Klopp was smarting after the Carabao Cup defeat on Wednesday (Picture: Rex Features)When is Chelsea vs Liverpool?
The 27-year-old has two... And then, I don't think I have the Liverpool glasses on my nose - I would say it's offside.
Luiz, who made 10 league starts under Conte last season, has started all six of Chelsea's league games under Sarri.
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Naby Keita put in a better performance at Anfield but I still think he'll drop out with Jordan Henderson and Georginio Wijnaldum recalled to the starting eleven alongside James Milner.
"We could have played calmer football but it's normal when you make changes. I think he's a player who keeps improving all the time as well".
Emerson Palmieri nudged home the equaliser before a phenomenal solo goal from Hazard booked Chelsea's passage into the last 16.
Alonso has been one of the keys to Chelsea's flying start with his rampaging runs providing goals and assists from left-back, prompting Sarri to claim the Spanish global may be the best player in his position in Europe.