Burton Albion 0⃣-5⃣ Liverpool
⚽Goals: Origi- 15', Firmino-22', Naylor 61' (own goal),Sturridge - 78',83
Jurgen Klopp👓 chose to field a strong 💪team in the first round of League cup against the Brewers. Sadio Mane⚡ returned and provided the assist for the opener that was finished off by Divock Origi. Roberto Firmino💫 doubled the lead as he headed in a pinpoint cross from Nathaniel Clyne. An own goal in a set piece followed by a double from substitute Daniel Sturridge⭐ in the second half rounded off a comprehensive win for the Reds.
Chelsea 3⃣-2⃣ Bristol Rovers
⚽Goals: Batshuayi - 29',41' Moses - 31'
Hartley - 35', Harrison - 48'
Chelsea survived a scare😯 from League One new boys Bristol. ⭐Michy Batshuayi's powerful finish from inside the box and Victor Moses' tap-in within a space of few minutes⏱ put the home team ahead. Rovers hit back👊 with a well-worked set piece goal. Batshuayi completed his double before halftime, deflecting in a low cross from Loftus-Cheek. Bristol won a penalty in the second half which was converted by Harrison⚽. The Blues held on to their one-goal advantage and progressed to the next round👏.