The Reds are back at Anfield for the first time in 106 days, with the chance to go just two points from the title if they pick up their first victory since the restart.
Last time out heralded a dull 0-0 draw in the Merseyside derby at Goodison Park, but Klopp was nonetheless encouraged by the intensity levels shown by his side, let down only by a lack of end product.
He will be hoping for more cutting edge tonight, therefore, as Liverpool’s top scorer is back in the starting lineup after a minor fitness concern.
Roy Hodgson has named ex-Liverpool centre-back Mamadou Sakho in his side, but both Martin Kelly and Christian Benteke are out of a squad that includes youngsters Tyrick Mitchell, Nikola Tavares and Brandon Pierrick on the bench.
Substitutes: Adrian, Lovren, Williams, Keita, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Jones, Elliott, Minamino, Origi
Crystal Palace: Hennessey; Ward, Sakho, Cahill, Van Aanholt; Kouyate, McCarthy, McArthur; Townsend, Zaha, Ayew
Substitutes: Henderson, Riedewald, Dann, Milivojevic, Mitchell, Meyer, Tavares, Pierrick