The spotlight was supposed to have been reserved for former Liverpool manager Rafael Benitez on his first appearance back at Anfield but Reds striker Luis Suarez upstaged him with a bizarre biting incident and the latest of late equalisers.
Benitez was denied a victorious return to the scene of many of his former glories by player of the year candidate Suarez who ensured the focus was all on him – again.It would not have been until, with Chelsea 2-1 up, he chose to sink his teeth into Branislav Ivanovic as the pair tangled in the penalty area.
At the death: Luis Suarez headed in a late equaliser to rescue a point for Liverpool against Chelsea
Delight: Suarez runs off in celebration after a dramatic late strike at Anfield
Hungry? Suarez appeared to bite Chelsea’s Branislav Ivanovic during the second half
Crazy: The ball was still in play when Suarez turned his attention to Ivanovic’s arm
Stunned: Ivanovic gestures towards referee Kevin Friend after the incident
Opener: Oscar headed Chelsea into the lead midway through the first half at Anfield
Lead: The Brazilian was unmarked from a corner at the Kop end and steered his header past Pepe Reina
Impact: Daniel Sturridge came off the bench to equalise for Liverpool early in the second half
Penalty: Chelsea were awarded a spot kick when Luis Suarez handled the ball from a corner
Calm: Eden Hazard converted the penalty to put Chelsea back ahead at Anfield
Last laugh: Suarez denied Chelsea a win right at the death when he headed in Sturridge’s cross
Thank you: Liverpool fans sent a message to former manager Benitez