Hazard's strike ends Liverpool's '100' percent EPL record

By Haruna Mubarak
Chelsea end Liverpool's '100' perfect record
Chelsea end Liverpool's '100' perfect record

Hazard's strike has ended Liverpool's '100' record as the Blues held Jurgen Klopp's side to a 1-1 draw at Stamford Bridge in the English Premier League.

Liverpool started the game on a front foot as they look to avenge the defeat inflicted on them by Chelsea in the Carabao Cup on Wednesday night.

Willian struck the first shot on target for the host in the 22nd minute as he forced a good save from Alisson after a fantastic pass over the defence by David Luiz.

Three minutes later, Eden Hazard showed Liverpool what he can do best as he struck the ball into the far corner with his left foot after a swift one-two play with Kovacic.

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Liverpool's persistent pressure paid off with a wonderfully struck ball by substitute Sturridge in the 88th minute.

The Englishman received the ball 25 yards from goal, he took a touch, looked up and unleashed a thunderous shot that flew over Kepa and right into the far top corner.

The mouth-watering encounter ended as Chelsea hold Liverpool to a 1-1 draw.

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