Liverpool welcome a Southampton aspect below new administration to Anfield within the Premier League on Saturday afternoon.
Jurgen Klopp’s agent felt compelled to insist that his consumer would not resign at first of November after an unfamiliar droop in type from Liverpool. Ralph Hasenhuttl’s consultant has been put to work after Southampton parted firm with the so-called “Austrian Klopp” this week, formally appointing Nathan Jones on Thursday.
Here is every part you should know in regards to the former Luton City supervisor’s first project for the Saints.
Liverpool vs Southampton H2H Outcomes (Final 5 Video games)
Liverpool: 4 Wins
Southampton: 1 Win
Present Type (Final 5 Video games)
Liverpool staff information
Klopp’s assitant Pep Lijnders confirmed that James Milner could be obtainable for Southampton’s go to – although whether or not he begins is one other matter altogether. Joel Matip is unlikely to make it again from a calf damage in time whereas Naby Keita can be a doubt with a thigh drawback.
Diogo Jota’s restoration from a calf damage is anticipated to tug into 2023. Juventus loanee Arthur Melo can be a long-term absentee with a thigh drawback. Luis Diaz will not characteristic in opposition to Southampton however has been match sufficient to run on grass once more.
Liverpool Beginning 11 (4-3-1-2): Alisson; Alexander-Arnold, Konate, Van Dijk, Robertson; Elliott, Fabinho, Thiago; Firmino; Salah, Nunez.
Bench: Kelleher, Gomez, Henderson, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Jones, Tsimikas, Ramsay, Carvalho, Bajcetic.
Southampton staff information
Juan Larios pulled up with an adductor drawback throughout Southampton’s 4-1 defeat to Newcastle final weekend, including damage to the insult of Hasenhuttl’s final sport in cost. Kyle Walker-Peters (thigh) and Tino Livramento (knee) be a part of a Southampton remedy room overcrowded by right-backs.
Jones completely used a back-three with Luton this season and could also be tempted to deploy this technique along with his new aspect.
Southampton Beginning 11 (3-5-2): Bazunu; Lyanco, Caleta-Automobile, Salisu; Elyounoussi, Ward-Prowse, Lavia, S. Armstrong, Perraud; Aribo, Adams.
Bench: McCarthy, Maitland-Niles, A Armstrong, Mara, Djenepo, Edozie, Walcott, Diallo, Payne.
Each side needed to depend on a penalty shootout to keep away from defeat in opposition to lower-league opposition within the midweek spherical of Carabao Cup motion. Liverpool made 11 adjustments from their Premier League lineup however Southampton laboured in opposition to Sheffield Wednesday with a few of their top-flight regulars in tow.
Liverpool’s final two conferences with opponents that began the day contained in the relegation zone each, extremely, resulted in defeat. However, it could be a shock if Jones can proceed that streak on his debut for the 18th-placed Saints.
Prediction: Liverpool 2-1 Southampton