Liverpool kick off their Champions League marketing campaign with a house sport towards Milan on Wednesday.
The fixture is a repeat of the 2005 and 2007 finals, which extremely are the one two earlier events that the pair have performed one another.
Accidents to Roberto Firmino and Harvey Elliott have left Jurgen Klopp with some choice dilemmas forward of the match. Right here is how we expect the German will remedy them…
Alisson (GK) – After being given a reprieve from suspension, the Brazilian began towards Leeds and can proceed between the sticks as his facet kicks off their European marketing campaign.
Trent Alexander-Arnold (RB) – Alexander-Arnold has began the marketing campaign in nice kind and obtained one other help final day trip. Klopp not too long ago referred to as him the perfect right-back on the earth – and he is in all probability proper.
Joel Matip (CB) – Maintaining Matip free from harm will probably be vital if Liverpool are to compete on a number of fronts this season. Up to now he has managed to keep away from the therapy desk.
Virgil van DIjk (CB) – After shaking off a slight harm scare throughout the worldwide break, Van Dijk continued his document of taking part in each minute of Liverpool’s season thus far. Do not count on this to vary on Wednesday.
Andrew Robertson (LB) – He missed just a few video games in the beginning of the marketing campaign via harm however now he is again match, Robertson is likely one of the first names on the workforce sheet.
Fabinho (CM) – Like Alisson, Fabinho was additionally saved from suspension on the eleventh hour. Fortunate he did, as he was in sensible kind towards Leeds.
Jordan Henderson (CM) – Harvey Elliott’s tragic harm has opened up a spot on the appropriate facet of Liverpool’s midfield three. It is prone to be stuffed by Henderson for this one. He provides solidity on European nights and has excelled in a sophisticated function previously.
Thiago Alcantara (CM) – Thiago had certainly one of his greatest video games in a Liverpool shirt towards Leeds. All of the indicators counsel he is able to attain an entire new stage at Anfield this season.
Mohamed Salah (RW) – Salah has as soon as once more begin the season strongly and he will probably be assured of opening his Champions League account for the marketing campaign towards Milan.
Diogo Jota (ST) – Roberto Firmino will not be anticipated again within the first workforce for a while. In his absence, Jota has the chance to make the centre-forward spot his personal.
Sadio Mane (LW) – Mane’s wayward ending is beginning to get worrying. He could have lastly tucked towards Leeds however he took eight photographs beforehand, ending the sport with an xG of 1.86.