After a long nine months, the curtains are 90 minutes away from closing on the 2022/23 season – and we know, irrespective of the result, fifth-place is confirmed.
Liverpool head into the clash unbeaten in their last 10, while the Saints have lost eight in the same number of games as they failed to beat the drop.
Klopp said it “makes sense that we make changes” and his lineup reflects just that on the south coast, with a number of big names missing.
Southampton: McCarthy; Bree, Lyanco, Bednarek, Walker-Peters; Lavia, Ward-Prowse; Kamaldeen, Alcarax, Elyounoussi; Walcott
Substitutes: Bazunu, Caleta-Car, Livramento, Doyle, Amo-Ameyaw, Aribo, S.Armstrong, Ballard, A.Armstrong
Liverpool: Kelleher; Alexander-Arnold, Matip, Gomez, Tsimikas; Fabinho, Milner, Jones; Salah, Jota, Firmino
Substitutes: Adrian, Konate, Williams, Henderson, Elliott, Arthur, Carvalho, Diaz, Gakpo