With a host of players, purchased or promoted to first-team action, Chelsea FC can now look at fielding a variety of different midfield formations. Gone are the days when Lampard, Ballack and Essien virtually pencilled their own names into the starting line-up. Now, with a little bit of imagination, common-sense and a dash of adventure thrown in, Chelsea's midfield can morph into a multitude of forms.

Liverpool travel to the Stadium of Light hoping to secure a win that would take them closer to the top 4. Sunderland are in desperate need for form. Who would win? THT presents the match preview and other facts.

Liverpool have been on a fine run of form off late and will go into Saturday's game against Wigan Athletic looking for their 5th win in 5 games. TheHardTackle previews the game at Anfield.