Jurgen Klopp to make 2 key changes – Strongest 4-2-1-3 Liverpool XI to face Leicester City

Predicted Liverpool line-up to face Leicester City in the Premier League

Liverpool will be aiming to continue their perfect start to the Premier League campaign with another win against Leicester City this weekend. The Reds are the only team yet to concede a goal this season and are currently on top of the table.

Jurgen Klopp’s men will be coming up against a Leicester City side who are in good form. At the King Power Stadium, Liverpool could find it difficult to breach a rigid Leicester side.

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Jurgen Klopp will be boosted by the return of Joel Matip and Adam Lallana. Apart from Dejan Lovren and long-term absentee Oxlade Chamberlain, Klopp possesses a flurry of options to deploy against the Foxes this weekend. After playing the same team for three consecutive weeks, the manager might make some changes.

Probable Liverpool XI

Manager: Jurgen Klopp

Formation: 4-2-1-3

Alisson Becker (GK)

Alisson was too cool and composed against Brighton last weekend as he continues to impress in goal.

Trent Alexander-Arnold (RB)

Arnold came narrowly close to scoring from a free-kick once again and will be aiming to get on the scoresheet this time around.

Virgil Van Dijk (CB)

Currently the best defender in the league, Van Dijk has been a commander at the back for Liverpool.

Joe Gomez (CB)

The youngster has proven his worth as a versatile defender and will play a key role for Klopp this season.

Andrew Robertson (LB)

Robertson is a devastating presence down the left flank. The Scot is defensively solid and offensively brilliant.

Jordan Henderson (RCM)

Liverpool’s captain should return to start this game and assert his dominance with his distribution in the middle of the park.

Naby Keita (LCM)

Keita continues to turn heads with his straightforward and direct approach to the game.

Xherdan Shaqiri (CAM)

Shaqiri is yet to start a game for Liverpool this season and will be aiming to make an immediate impact.

Mohamed Salah (RW)

It doesn’t matter if Salah scores or not, the Egyptian is still vital to the Reds producing the goods up front.

Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah

Roberto Firmino (ST)

Firmino is yet to find his scoring touch this season. The Brazilian has been impressive in all other areas.

Read more: Squad integrity and Alisson masterclass – 3 talking points as Liverpool keep another clean sheet in the league

Sadio Mane (LW)

Mane seems to be a devastating prospect every time he gets on the ball. This could turn out to be the Senegalese international’s best season ever.

Written by Sebastian Jacob

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