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Confirmed Liverpool lineup vs. Kazan: Four changes for the Reds in Russia

Jurgen Klopp names a strong Liverpool lineup to face Rubin Kazan in the Europa League this evening (6pm GMT kick off).

KAZAN, RUSSIA - Wednesday, November 4, 2015: Liverpool players during a training session at the Kazan Arena ahead of the UEFA Europa League Group Stage Group B match against FC Rubin Kazan. (Pic by Oleg Nikishin/Propaganda)

The Reds are looking for their first win in Group B, having drawn their opening three games 1-1.

Klopp gives Christian Benteke his first start since becoming manager replacing Philippe Coutinho, while Dejan Lovren comes in for Martin Skrtel in defence.

Jordon Ibe replaces Adam Lallana, and Joe Allen comes in for Lucas in midfield.

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Tonight’s match is live on BT Sport Showcase in the UK – Freeview channel 59.

Liverpool: Mignolet, Clyne, Sakho, Lovren, Moreno, Can, Allen, Milner, Ibe, Firmino, Benteke.

Subs: Bogdan, Coutinho, Lallana, Lucas, Origi, Brannagan, Skrtel.

Rubin Kazan: Ryzhikov, Kverkvelia, Cotugno, Kambolov, Nabiullin, Carlos Eduardo, Kislyak, Gokdeniz Karadeniz, Georgiov, Devic, Kanunnikov.

Subs: Haghighi, Lemos, Ustinov, Akhmetov, Bilyaletdinov, Ozdoev, Dyadyun.

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