Frank Lampard has vowed to pile more misery on Liverpool by dumping them out of the FA Cup tomorrow.
The runaway Reds were brought crashing down to earth when they lost 3-0 at Watford on Saturday to end their hopes of a historic unbeaten league season.
And now Lampard has promised to go for broke against them by playing his strongest team at Stamford Bridge to deny them a shot at the Treble.
The Chelsea boss said: “We will go for victory. It’s Liverpool. Our fans want us to overturn the best team in the land.
“It doesn’t mean I don’t change a couple of people, fresh legs or a couple of different options – but I wont pick a team casually.
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“I will be treating it with the care I would give a Premier League game.”
Lampard, whose team bounced back from a 3-0 mauling by Bayern Munich to draw 2-2 at Bournemouth, also ruled out a comeback for Ruben Loftus-Cheek in the game.
The England midfielder is back in training after an Achilles injury but is set to play in an Under 23 game against Everton tonight instead as he bids to boost his fitness.
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Meanwhile, Phillip Billing has warned the doubters not to write Bournemouth off when they travel to Anfield this Saturday.
The midfielder reckons they won’t be parking the bus against runaway Premier League leaders Liverpool and have what it takes to cause an upset.
He said: “Nobody thinks we will get anything at Liverpool. We have to make sure we’re at 100 per cent, and go into the game with the right attitude. It’s a challenge.
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“But you look forward to these games. Even though you know everyone is going to doubt you and think it’s an easy win for Liverpool, you have to believe in yourself.
“Obviously they have been unbelievable this season but at the end of the day it’s 11 v 11.
"Hopefully we’ll just play as everybody knows us, and that’s energetic, attacking football.”
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