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Standard (a) Team News & Video Links

Liverpool’s first competitive match of the season, against Belgian side Standard Liege in the Champions League qualifier, will be shown live online by Belgium TV station RTL Sport. is the news site of television channel RTL and will show the match live, for free, and with no advertising.

Click here for free coverage of Liverpool vs Standard Liege

The match is also live on ITV1 for UK viewers, kick off is 8:05pm UK.

You can also view streams for the match here.

Discuss the match here

Team News

Damien Plessis starts alongside Xabi Alonso in midfield with Steven Gerrard not passed fit to start, meaning the same side which faced Lazio at Anfield last Friday starts the match. Andrea Dossena and Robbie Keane make their competitive debuts.

Reina, Arbeloa, Dossena, Carragher, Agger, Alonso, Plessis, Benayoun, Kuyt, Keane, Torres.

Subs: Cavalieri, Hyypia, Gerrard, Voronin, Insua, El Zhar, Pennant.

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