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Confirmed Liverpool lineup vs Newcastle: No Sturridge or Balotelli in the squad

Daniel Sturridge is out again for Liverpool against Newcastle, Raheem Sterling leads the attack.

BLACKBURN, ENGLAND - Wednesday, April 8, 2015: Liverpool's Daniel Sturridge in action against Blackburn Rovers during the FA Cup 6th Round Quarter-Final Replay match at Ewood Park. (Pic by Gareth Jones/Propaganda)

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Emre Can returns to the side after being banned against Blackburn Rovers, while Jordon Ibe returns from injury after six weeks on the sidelines.

There’s no Mario Balotelli in the squad again.

It looks like Can will start alongside Dejan Lovren at the back, while Ibe will take up a role in the front three alongside Sterling and Philippe Coutinho.

Liverpool: Mignolet, Johnson, Can, Lovren, Moreno, Allen, Lucas, Henderson, Ibe, Coutinho, Sterling.

Subs: Jones, Toure, Lambert, Manquillo, Borini, Brannagan, Markovic.

Newcastle: Krul, R.Taylor, Janmaat, Williamson, Colback, Anita, Abeid, Sissoko, Cabella, Obertan, Perez.

Subs: Elliot, Sterry, Gouffran, Gutierrez, Ameobi, Armstong, Riviere.

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Liverpool vs. Newcastle United gets underway at 8pm BST at Anfield, live on Sky Sports in the UK.

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