PHOTOS: Incredible scenes as thousands of Liverpool fans await team bus

Liverpool fans cannot wait for the crunch tie with Chelsea this afternoon.

Liverpool take on Chelsea this afternoon at Anfield in a game which could essentially win them the Premier League title.

The Reds are top of the table with Chelsea and Manchester City in a rather tepid pursuit.

There form recently has been sensational - and their ability to cut teams open in the first 20 minutes of games has seen them fly up the table.

One massive reason behind their success this campaign has to be the 12th man.

It would take a very bitter person not to admit that the support Liverpool get from their fans is, in a word, sensational.

That will once again be visible and audible at Anfield this afternoon - with a cacophony of noise set to accompany them in this massive game.

And the fans have turned up early.

A huge crowd of Liverpool fans has gathered at the stadium waiting for the team bus to arrive so they can start firing up their team as early as possible - not that they will need firing up.

Here are some pics doing the rounds on Twitter of what is undeniably great support from the Liverpool faithful… 

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