[Teams] Burton Albion vs Liverpool: Confirmed Line-Ups

By on August 23, 2016


Liverpool will be looking to book their place in the third round when they take on Burton Albion in the re-named EFL Cup this evening.

Jurgen Klopp has named a strong side but has still made four changes from the side that lost at Burnley with Joel Matip coming in to the side to make his debut alongside Dejan Lovren at the back.

James Milner keeps his place at left-back but Emre Can is recalled in midfield with Gini Wijnaldum dropping to the bench. Sadio Mane has recovered from a minor shoulder injury so starts in attack with Philippe Coutinho rested.

Divock Origi is passed fit to start with Daniel Sturridge given a breather as he joins Danny Ings on the substitutes bench.

Here are the confirmed line-ups:


Bywater, McFadzean, Williamson, Beavon, Akins, Dyer, Butcher, McCrory, Naylor, Choudhury, Irvine.

Subs: McLaughlin, Turner, O’Grady, Palmer, Fox, Harness, Delaney.


Mignolet, Clyne, Lovren, Matip, Milner, Henderson, Can, Lallana, Firmino, Mane, Origi

Subs: Manninger, Klavan, Moreno, Stewart, Wijnaldum, Ings, Sturridge

What’s your predicted score for the game now we’ve seen the teams?


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