Sunderland will play Liverpool in the 21st gameweek of Premier League in an early game today.
Venue: Stadium of Light
Referee: Craig Pawson
- Centre-back Sebastián Coates is ineligible to play against his parent club.
- Midfielder Jack Rodwell is set to miss Liverpool game along with Lee Cattermole. But Liam Bridcutt is likely to start this game.
- Ricky Alvarez, Vito Mannone and Anthony Reveillere are doubtful for this clash.
- Centre-back Dejan Lovren is back but is likely to start from the bench as manager Brendan Rodgers will start with the same back three, Emre Can, Martin Skrtel and Mamadou Sakho.
- Javier Manquillo is expected to miss this clash.
- The midfield line is likely to include the regular players including Jordan Henderson, Lucas Leiva and skipper Steven Gerrard.
- While four names Adam Lallana, Joe Allen, Glen Johnson and Daniel Sturridge are all out with their injuries.
- Lazar Markovic is likely to start in attack inplace of Lallana.
- Sunderland have won none of their last 6 home games in the Premier League.
- Winger Adam Johnson has netted in 3 of his last 4 Premier League matches.
- Liverpool have lost only one of their last 10 games against the Black Cats.
- The Reds have picked 15 points out of 24 against Sunderland at Stadium of Light.
Sunderland 1 – 3 Liverpool.