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In Photos: Thiago makes Reds debut as champions cruise at Stamford Bridge

LFC Globe
20th September 2020
Chelsea 0-2 Liverpool

The best snaps from Stamford Bridge as Liverpool beat 2-0 thanks to a second-half brace from .

It was a successful afternoon for the reigning Premier League champions as they put in a dominant display to clinch three points against .

Despite having the lion's share of possession during the first half, chances were far and few between for the Reds.

But an excellent ball by just before half-time saw run through, with Andreas Christensen bringing him down to deny a goalscoring opportunity, leaving with ten men.

made his first appearance in a Liverpool shirt after coming on as a half-time substitute for , who felt a strain to his thigh at the break.

Liverpool took just five minutes after the interval to make the breakthrough as 's cross was met by Mane, who expertly headed the ball past Kepa Arrizabalaga.

Minutes later, Arrizabalaga's attempted pass was closed down and gathered by Mane, who comfortably finished into the back of the net to make it 2-0.

New boy gave away a penalty by bringing Timo Werner down in the box, but couldn't take advantage as stepped up to deny Jorginho from the spot, sealing a 2-0 win for the visitors.

Slide through our gallery below for all the best photos from Sunday afternoon.

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