Liverpool predicted the line-up against Porto


Liverpool host Porto in the Champions League on Wednesday with the knowledge that they have already shared the top spot in Group B.

With four wins out of four in Europe, the Reds will compete in the knockout stages of the competition but still have two group games to contend with, starting from the Portuguese side at Anfield.

Jurgen Klopp has a number of injury problems to wrestle with and can choose to rotate in certain positions, but here is the lineup he can choose.

Konate can get an opportunity / Sebastian Frej / MB Media / GettyImages

Alisson (GK) – Caoimhe Kelleher may be asking for an opportunity here, but for the sake of continuity, it makes more sense to continue with the first letter Alisson.

Trent Alexander-Arnold (RB) – Took two assists this weekend. Be brilliant in Liverpool’s latest Champions League match against Atletico Madrid.

Ibrahima Konate (CB) – Has not been with that often since his summer move, but this seems to be the perfect game to throw Konate into. Has not yet made an appearance in Europe this season.

Virgil van Dijk (CB) – It may be a temptation to rest the big Dutchman but he is so important that he can start regardless.

Kostas Tsimikas (LB) – Andy Robertson can be rested again as he continues to recover from the injury, giving Tsimika’s another chance at left-back. The Greek national team player has done well during the shots’ absence this season.

Oxlade-Chamberlain has been with us regularly recently / Visionhaus / GettyImages

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (CM) – Has had more regular playing time in recent weeks due to Liverpool’s injury problems. Looking for his first goal of the season.

Jordan Henderson (CM) – Is a little doubt about the condition after appearing as a replacement for Arsenal and Klopp has admitted that he is not yet at 100%. If he does not make it, Fabinho will probably step in.

Tyler Morton (CM) – The 19-year-old made his Premier League debut this weekend. He had played in two Carabao Cup matches before and Wednesday night could be the perfect opportunity to give the teenager his first taste of European action.

The best in the world? / Clive Brunskill / GettyImages

Mohamed Salah (RW) – In a potentially rotated attack three, Salah was able to retain his place. Is without a doubt the best player on the planet right now.

Divock Origi (ST) – Roberto Firmino is out and it’s not wise to rush Diogo Jota from the dead leg he recently picked up. Origi’s appearances are quite inconsistent but he has produced when it has been important in the past.

Takumi Minamino (LW) – The Japanese national team player does not get many opportunities at Anfield due to the wide talent in attacking positions, so he must take his chance against Porto. Did the fourth against Arsenal.

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