Super Eagles midfielder John Mikel Obi starred for Chelsea as the slumped to their sixth defeat of the season a 3-1 loss at home to Liverpool at Stamford Bridge.
Sublime brace from Philip Coutinho and a clinical finish from Christian Benteke halves secured Jurgen Klopp his first win as Liverpool boss and the Reds first win since 2011.
Brazilian midfielder Ramires who signed a new deal at the club headed home the opener for the hosts until Coutinho curler restored parity for the Reds into the break.
He however gave the Reds the lead after his shot deflected off John Terry chest before Benteke killed off the Blues chances of getting back into the game.
The Blues face Dynamo Keiv in Wednesday’s UEFA Champions League crucial clash at the Bridge before they travel to the Britannia stadium next weekend.
After the game Jose Mourinho declined commenting on his side’s defeat and the officiating of the match.
Chelsea line-up: Begovic; Zouma, Cahill, Terry (c), Azpilicueta( Falcao); Ramires, Mikel (Fabregas); Willian, Hazard (Kenedy), Oscar; Diego Costa.
Unused Substitutes: Amelia, Baba, Matic, Remy .
Liverpool: Mignolet; Clyne, Skrtel, Sakho, Moreno; Milner(Benteke) (c), Lucas, Can; Lallana (Lallana), Firmino(Ibe), Coutinho.
Substitutes: Bogdan, Randall, Allen, Teixeira,