The same team which started Liverpool’s 2-1 victory at West Ham last weekend begins the game, with Mamadou Sakho preferred to Daniel Agger alongside Martin Skrtel in central defence.
Liverpool: Mignolet, Johnson, Flanagan, Sakho, Skrtel, Gerrard, Henderson, Coutinho, Sterling, Suarez, Sturridge.
Substitutes: Jones, Toure, Agger, Aspas, Moses, Allen, Lucas
Manchester City: Hart, Zabaleta, Kompany, Demichelis, Clichy, Toure, Fernandinho, Navas, Nasri, Silva, Dzeko.
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Liverpool v Man City gets underway at 1.37pm and is live on Sky Sports 1. Kick-off is delayed as a tribute to the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough Disaster.
Match highlights are on BBC One’s Match of the Day at 10.25pm.