Diogo Jota has claimed that knowing Thomas Tuchel’s tactics could hand Liverpool the advantage in their battle with Chelsea this weekend.
The Reds travel to London in a tantalising title tussle at Stamford Bridge with both sides desperate for a win this Sunday.
After Manchester City’s 10th Premier League win in a row, there is a worry that they could run away with the title.
Chelsea have had a tough month at home, drawing three of their last five encounters 1-1 while Liverpool stumbled against Leicester in a 1-0 loss at the King Power Stadium.
It saw Jurgen Klopp’s men drop to third but they can reclaim second place with a win down south while also closing the gap between them and City to six points.
The Blues have been stricken by injury with both their flying full-backs out after Reece James tore his hamstring while Ben Chilwell is out for the season.
But Tuchel is expected to continue with his back-three system and Jota believes Liverpool can take advantage of that situation.
He told Liverpoolfc.com: “The opponent, whichever system they play always influences the gaps we try to find.