It’s almost time for, arguably, the biggest game of our season with the Reds preparing to face Chelsea later this evening at Anfield.

Our rivalry with the Blues needs no introduction these days with the last ten years or so providing a platform for it to almost be on a level with our biggest games of all against the likes of Manchester United.

Such is the magnitude of this game, then, it’s only right that something huge is riding on it – namely our title challenge.

We go into this one ten points behind Chelsea in the Premier League table knowing that anything but a win would likely see our remaining league hopes all but extinguished.

We need to put in a performance that leaves behind the poor ones that have gone before recently over the past few weeks and so, with that in mind, here are the three key battles we have to win to win this game…