[Teams] Zenit vs Liverpool: Gerrard & Suarez Start

By on February 14, 2013

Liverpool are in Russia to take on Zenit St Petersburg this evening for the first leg of their Europa League last 32-tie.

Manager Brendan Rodgers has named his strongest eleven for the game with captain Steven Gerrard and striker Luis Suarez both starting along with the likes of Pepe Reina, Glen Johnson, Martin Skrtel and Stewart Downing. The only first team regular to miss out is Daniel Agger.

Italian striker Fabio Borini is among the substitutes along with Suso and Jonjo Shelvey. Here are the confirmed line-ups for the game:

Liverpool Team

Reina, Johnson, Carragher, Skrtel, Enrique, Henderson, Allen, Gerrard, Sterling, Suarez, Downing.

Subs: Jones, Coates, Lucas, Borini, Shelvey, Suso, Wisdom.

Zenit Team

Malafeev ; Anyukov, Lombaerts, Neto, Hubocan ; Witsel, Denisov, Shirokov ; Hulk, Kerzhakov, Danny

Subs: Zhevnov, Rodic, Lukovic, Fayzulin, Semak, Evseev, Djordjevic.

Now we’ve seen the teams, whats your score prediction for the game? Get involved in the comments section below.


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