Pair return from injury for Liverpool

Liverpool have been boosted by the news that both Martin Kelly and Nabil El Zhar will make their long-awaited returns from injury for the Liverpool Reserves tonight.

John McMahon’s side face Bolton Reserves in the quarter-final of the Lancashire Senior Cup and Kelly, who has been injured since just breaking into the first team back in October, starts the game with El Zahr, who sustained a knee injury during the Reds’ pre-season preparations in Thailand, on the bench.#

The Liverpool Reserves team to face Bolton tonight in Leyland is: Gulacsi, Kelly, Mavinga, Ayala, Darby, Jay Spearing, Pacheco, Irwin, Amoo, Plessis, Kacaniklic.

Subs: Mendy, Oldfield, Brouwer, El Zhar, Threlfall.

Kick-off is 7pm.