EFL Cup Final 2022: Chelsea vs Liverpool prediction, result and fixture time

Chelsea go up against Liverpool in the EFL Cup final at Wembley Stadium on Sunday, with the first piece of domestic silverware at stake.

It’s a break from the hurly-burly of the English Premier League for the pair, as the Reds set aside their title charge and the Londoners put on hold their top four tilt.

The duo are also right up there among the most successful teams in League Cup history.

Eight times the crown has been claimed by the Merseysiders, who sit level at the top of the tree with Manchester City, while the Blues have collected five titles of their own.

It’s a decade since the Reds last won it, though, with the trophy also not heading to the Stamford Bridge cabinet since 2015.

But it’s the capital city club who are already up and running in the silverware stakes this season, edging out Palmeiras of Brazil to lift the Fifa Club World Cup in the United Arab Emirates earlier this month.

Liverpool came through a keenly contested semi-final against Arsenal thanks to a brace in the second leg from Diogo Jota.

The Portuguese hotshot netted either side of half-time at the Emirates Stadium, after the first leg at Anfield had finished goalless.

It was a safer passage for Chelsea, who knocked the stuffing out of London rivals Tottenham by going two goals clear in the first half of their semi-final first leg at Stamford Bridge.

Kai Havertz and a Ben Davies own goal put Spurs firmly on the back foot in the tie, before Antonio Rudiger settled the contest in the 18th minute of the second leg at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.

Jurgen Klopp’s side had earlier squeezed past Leicester on penalties in their quarter-final at Anfield, having seen off Championship Preston and EPL strugglers Norwich before that.

The Blues cruised to victory at west London neighbours Brentford in their last eight tie, following a penalty shootout success over Southampton at Stamford Bridge in the Fourth Round and an identical victory over Aston Villa at their first hurdle.

EFL Final 2022: Prediction and result

Prediction methodology explained:?The expected win percentage is based off publicly available odds. For example, if a team’s odds are 2.30, the expected chance of winning is 43%. If the odds are 1.62 the expected chance of winning is 62% and so on. These are accurate at the time of writing but are subject to change. Where there is no value listed, the odds were not available at the time of writing.

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Arsenal v Everton

Result prediction Arsenal to win
Over/Under predictionover 2.5 goals
HT / FT predictionArsenal / Arsenal to win
Team to Score predictionboth teams
Anytime Goalscorer predictionL. Trossard(Arsenal)
K. Havertz(Arsenal)

Brentford v Newcastle United

Result prediction draw
Over/Under predictionover 2.5 goals
HT / FT predictionNewcastle United / draw
Team to Score predictionboth teams
Anytime Goalscorer predictionY. Wissa(Brentford)
A. Isak(Newcastle United)

Brighton & Hove Albion v Manchester United

Result prediction Manchester United to win
Over/Under predictionunder 2.5 goals
HT / FT predictionManchester United / Manchester United to win
Team to Score predictionboth teams
Anytime Goalscorer predictionn/a

Burnley v Nottingham Forest

Result prediction Burnley to win
Over/Under predictionover 2.5 goals
HT / FT predictiondraw / Burnley to win
Team to Score predictionboth teams
Anytime Goalscorer predictionC. Hudson-Odoi(Nottingham Forest)

Chelsea v AFC Bournemouth

Result prediction Chelsea to win
Over/Under predictionover 2.5 goals
HT / FT predictionChelsea / Chelsea to win
Team to Score predictionboth teams
Anytime Goalscorer predictionN. Jackson(Chelsea)
D. Solanke(AFC Bournemouth)

Crystal Palace v Aston Villa

Result prediction Crystal Palace to win
Over/Under predictionover 2.5 goals
HT / FT predictionCrystal Palace / Crystal Palace to win
Team to Score predictionboth teams
Anytime Goalscorer predictionJ. Mateta(Crystal Palace)
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Liverpool v Wolverhampton Wanderers

Result prediction Liverpool to win
Over/Under predictionover 2.5 goals
HT / FT predictionLiverpool / Liverpool to win
Team to Score predictionboth teams
Anytime Goalscorer predictionHwang Hee-Chan(Wolverhampton Wanderers)

Luton Town v Fulham

Result prediction Luton Town to win
Over/Under predictionunder 2.5 goals
HT / FT predictiondraw / Luton Town to win
Team to Score predictionboth teams
Anytime Goalscorer predictionn/a

Manchester City v West Ham United

Result prediction Manchester City to win
Over/Under predictionover 2.5 goals
HT / FT predictionManchester City / Manchester City to win
Team to Score predictionboth teams
Anytime Goalscorer predictionE. Haaland(Manchester City)
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Sheffield United v Tottenham Hotspur

Result prediction draw
Over/Under predictionunder 2.5 goals
HT / FT predictionSheffield United / draw
Team to Score predictionboth teams
Anytime Goalscorer predictionn/a