Liverpool XI vs FC Porto: Commencing lineup, verified team information, injury hottest for Champions League sport

The England proper-back again misses the Group B contest in Portugal with a groin personal injury as James Milner lines up in defence as an alternative.

In any other case it’s a acquainted workforce for the Reds, with Curtis Jones beginning and Naby Keita match sufficient for the bench after a foot situation.

Following having an early direct in that clash with the Serie A giants courtesy of a Fikayo Tomori have goal, Jurgen Klopp’s facet skipped a penalty by Mohamed Salah just before Ante Rebic and Brahim Diaz struck for the Rossoneri with a brief-fire double prior to the interval.

Nevertheless, Liverpool would not be denied as Salah and Jordan Henderson both netted in the next fifty percent to kick-off their quest for a seventh European Cup with an eventful victory.

They also lie at the summit of the Premier League following 6 matches in 2021/22, a place crystal clear of Manchester City, Chelsea, Manchester United and Everton following staying held to a thrilling 3-3 tie at Brentford on Saturday evening.

Right-back Neco Williams has also now returned to the squad just after harm, nevertheless Thiago Alcantara (calf) and Harvey Elliott (ankle) are continue to sidelined.

Liverpool lineup: Alisson, Milner, Matip, Van Dijk, Robertson, Fabinho, Jones, Henderson, Mane, Salah, Jota

Subs: Adrian, Kelleher, Konate, Keita, Firmino, Gomez, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Minamino, Tsimikas, Origi, Phillips, Williams