Jurgen Klopp has made a total of six changes from midweek for the final league match before the international break at Brighton.
It has been quite the week where Liverpool are concerned but now their attention lies back with the
Premier League action, and there is no doubt they will be fired up.
The Reds are in
Brighton without Cody Gakpo due to injury, nor Curtis Jones and Diogo Jota thanks to suspension from the events that transpired at Tottenham.
, though, is fit and available and on the hunt for his second successive clean sheet. Alisson
starts at right-back next to Trent Alexander-Arnold , with Joel Matip and Virgil van Dijk making up the rest of the back four. Andy Robertson
With Jones unavailable, Klopp has opted for a midfield trio of
, who starts as the No. 6, Alexis Mac Allister and Dominik Szoboszlai – in what is his first league start this season. Harvey Elliott
can surpass Mohamed Salah Kenny Dalglish as the club’s leading goalscorer against Brighton today and is joined up top by and Luis Diaz . Darwin Nunez
The bench looks a little different at the AMEX this afternoon due to the abovementioned injuries and suspensions, but
Ryan Gravenberch can be turned to as well as Wataru Endo after missing out on the XI.
As for the hosts, ex-Red
Adam Lallana starts from the bench while James Milner is absent entirely due to injury.
Verbruggen; Veltman, Igor, Dunk, Gross; Baleba, Adingra; March, Pedro, Mitoma; Ferguson Brighton:
Substitutes: Steele, Webster, Ven Hecke, Hinshelwood, Dahoud, Gilmour, Lallana, Fati, Welbeck
Liverpool: Alisson; Alexander-Arnold, Matip, Van Dijk, Robertson; Mac Allister, Szoboszlai, Elliott; Salah, Diaz, Nunez
Substitutes: Adrian Quansah, Gomez, Konate, Tsimikas, Chambers, Endo, Gravenberch, Doak