Hello and welcome to Sportstar’s LIVE protection of the Premier League conflict between Liverpool and Leicester City.
-> Liverpool is at the moment unbeaten in 63 home league video games and wishes only one extra to set a brand new outright membership report.
-> Leicester is one in all solely two visiting golf equipment to have taken any factors off Liverpool at Anfield of their final 38 matches.
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Liverpool: Alisson, Milner, Fabinho, Matip, Robertson, Wijnaldum, Keita, Jones, Jota, Mane, Firmino
Everton: Schmeichel, Albrighton, Fofana, Evans, Fuchs, Justin, Mendy, Tielemans, Barnes, Maddison, Vardy
Liverpool nonetheless world class with key gamers out, says Leicester’s Rodgers
Leicester City doesn’t anticipate Premier League champion Liverpool to be weakened regardless of lacking necessary gamers on account of harm and sickness forward of Sunday’s conflict between the groups, supervisor Brendan Rodgers stated on Friday.
Rodgers’ former aspect is with out central defenders Virgil van Dijk and Joe Gomez after each had knee surgical procedure, whereas proper again Trent Alexander-Arnold and skipper Jordan Henderson are additionally nursing accidents.
Forward Mohamed Salah is unavailable after contracting COVID-19 in the course of the worldwide break whereas midfielders Fabinho and Thiago Alcantara are battling to return having been out with accidents.
Rodgers, nevertheless, stated that Liverpool has the squad depth to deal with its issues.
“They’ve got top class players. We’ve seen it ourselves with our injuries that the players have come in and done really well and that’ll be the same for them,” Rodgers instructed reporters forward of the conflict at Anfield.
“It’s an extremely difficult one. Even with players missing it’s still a squad of world-class players. You’re going to have to be aggressive when you’re defending and clinical in attack. You want to play the best and they have clearly been that.”
Leicester is third within the standings after eight video games with 18 factors, two lower than present chief Tottenham and tied with Chelsea and solely under on objective distinction, however Rodgers stated he wouldn’t be drawn into speaking concerning the title race.
“We’ve only played eight games. We want to keep the humility we have in the group and prepare as best as we can for every game,” Rodgers stated.