[Teams] Liverpool vs Watford: Confirmed line-ups from Anfield
Liverpool will be looking to cement their position at the top of the table with a win over Watford at Anfield this evening. Here are the line-ups:
Liverpool will be looking to cement their position at the top of the table with a win over Watford at Anfield this evening.
Jurgen Klopp has recalled Trent Alexander-Arnold at right-back and he lines-up alongside Joel Matip, Virgil van Dijk and Andrew Robertson in the back four. James Milner moves in to midfield where he joins Fabinho and Georginio Wijnaldum with Jordan Henderson dropping out.
Divock Origi is given a rare start up front with Roberto Firmino ruled out with an ankle injury that he sustained during the draw with Manchester United at the weekend.
Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane join Origi in the Liverpool attack meaning Xherdan Shaqiri and Daniel Sturridge must make do with places on the bench alongside Naby Keita and Adam Lallana.
As for Watford, they line-up with Troy Deeney and Gerard Deulofeu in attack while Ben Foster once again starts between the sticks for the visitors.
Here are the confirmed line-ups:
Alisson, Alexander-Arnold, van Dijk, Matip, Robertson, Fabinho, Milner, Wijnaldum, Mane, Salah, Origi.
Subs: Mignolet, Camacho, Henderson, Lallana, Keita, Shaqiri, Sturridge
Foster, Janmaat, Mariappa, Cathcart, Masina, Doucoure, Capoue, Hughes, Pereyra, Deulofeu, Deeney.
Subs: Gomes, Cleverley, Sema, Gray, Quina, Navarro, Kabasele
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