Four days on from a record-breaking win and Liverpool are back at Anfield on the hunt for another three points, with Jurgen Klopp naming an unchanged side against Newcastle.
The Reds got the much-needed victory last time out, injecting a timely feel-good factor with the season now starting its relentless schedule in the lead-up to the World Cup.
Newcastle are tonight’s visitors, a side that are unbeaten in their opening four league games, with draws against Brighton, Man City and Wolves coupled with an opening day win over Nottingham Forest.
Klopp provided a welcome update prior to the game that there is “light at the end of the tunnel” in regards to the current injury list and that is reflected in tonight’s squad with
Joel Matip and Curtis Jones back on the bench.
is out for this second clean sheet and sits behind a back four of Alisson , Trent Alexander-Arnold , Joe Gomez and Virgil van Dijk . Andy Robertson
starts alongside Fabinho and Jordan Henderson – who has been cleared of any fitness issue. Harvey Elliott
An unchanged front three sees
, Mohamed Salah and Luis Diaz lead the line at Anfield and no doubt ready to back up their impressive showings from the weekend. Roberto Firmino
Liverpool: Alisson; Alexander-Arnold, Gomez, Van Dijk, Robertson; Fabinho, Henderson, Elliott; Salah, Diaz, Firmino
Substitutes: Adrian, Davies, Matip, Phillips, Tsimikas, Milner, Jones, Bajcetic, Carvalho
Pope; Trippier, Lascelles, Burn, Targett; Joelinton, Willock, Longstaff; Almiron, Fraser, Isak Newcastle:
Substitutes: Darlow, Botman, Schar, Ritchie, Lewis, Manquillo, Murphy, Anderson, Wood