Liverpool will host Manchester United in the 8th matchweek of the Premier League this weekend.
Kick Off: 12:30 BST
Date: Saturday 14 October 2017
Venue: Anfield Stadium, Liverpool
Referee Appointment: Martin Atkinson
Stream Guide: Watch Live
Possible Lineups:Team News:
Liverpool will be without Sadio Mane who picked up a hamstring injury while playing for Senegal. He is expected to be out for 6 weeks.
Dejan Lovren is doubtful through a knee injury. Ragnar Klavan will be starting at the heart of defense alongside Joel Matip.
Adam Lallana and Nathaniel Clyne remain long term absentees.
Trent Alexander-Arnold is likely to start ahead of Joe Gomez at the right-back role.
Marouane Fellaini is out for three weeks through a knee injury he picked up during international duty.
Michael Carrick remains doubtful through injury while Paul Pogba is out with a hamstring injury.
Romelu Lukaku has been declared fit despite of having minor issues in the recent week.
Phil Jones was withdrawn from the England squad due to a minor knock, he is expected to miss this big game.
Marcos Rojo and Zlatan Ibrahimovic remain the long term absentees.
Anthony Martial and Marcus Rashford will be fighting to get a place in the starting eleven.
Manchester United are unbeaten in their last six games in Premier League. While Liverpool have won only three of them.
Liverpool have lost two of their last 30 home games in Premier League.
Manchester United have kept 8 clean sheets in their last 8 games in Premier League.
Liverpool have drawn their last three games against Manchester United in all campaigns.
Manchester United have lost only one of their last 8 games in Premier League.
Liverpool 2 - 1 Manchester United, a tough and entertaining game.