Steven Gerrard and Kolo Toure replace Javier Manquillo and Martin Skrtel in Liverpool’s starting lineup to face Leicester City on Thursday afternoon, whilst there’s no place for Mario Balotelli in the matchday squad.
Gerrard and Toure’s inclusions are the only changes to the lineup from Monday’s victory over Swansea City at Anfield as the Reds look to start 2015 in style.
Danny Ward is the substitute goalkeeper again with Brad Jones injured.
Liverpool: Mignolet, Can, Toure, Sakho, Moreno, Gerrard, Lucas, Henderson, Coutinho, Lallana, Sterling.
Substitutes: Ward, Lovren, Lambert, Manquillo, Borini, Markovic, Ojo.
Leicester City: De Laet, Drinkwater, Morgan, Hammond, James, Vardy, Schlupp, Simpson, Mahrez, Wasilewski.
Substitutes: Smith, Lawrence, Moore, Cambiasso, Ulloa, Knockaert, Nugent.
Liverpool v Leicester City gets underway at 3pm.