[Teams] Liverpool vs Chelsea: Confirmed Line-Ups
Liverpool will be looking to close the gap on Chelsea with a win when they welcome the Premier League leaders to Anfield. Here are the confirmed line-ups:
Liverpool will be looking to close the gap on Chelsea with a win when they welcome the Premier League leaders to Anfield this evening.
Jurgen Klopp welcome Sadio Mane back in to the squad after he returned form the Africa Cup of Nations and the attacker in named on the bench after only landing last on Monday night.
Nathaniel Clyne is passed fit to start at right-back while Emre Can and Gini Wijnaldum start in midfield with Adam Lallana playing in the front three with Philippe Coutinho and Roberto Firmino.
As for Chelsea, they’ve recalled all their big guns after resting the likes of Thibaut Courtois, David Luiz, N’Golo Kante, Eden Hazard and Diego Costa for their FA Cup win at the weekend.
Here are the confirmed line-ups:
Mignolet, Clyne, Matip, Lovren, Milner, Henderson, Can, Wijnaldum, Lallana, Coutinho, Firmino
Subs: Karius, Klavan, Moreno, Lucas, Mane, Origi, Sturridge
Courtois, Azpilicueta, David Luiz, Cahill, Moses, Kante, Matic, Alonso, Willian, Diego Costa, Hazard
Subs: Begovic, Terry, Zouma, Chalobah, Fabregas, Pedro, Batshuayi.