Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk
The Dutch defender fell last week against Southampton (3-0) after a tap had been on a rib which is already bruised. He missed, therefore, the midweekse duel with Chelsea in the League Cup.
Without the captain of Orange took Liverpool’s first defeat of this season (1-2). Van Dijk returns in the inter-league game at Stamford Bridge back in the team of the ‘Reds’. Also Georginio Wijnaldum to 18.30 kick-off.
The Rotterdam midfielder did in the cup tournament due to physical complaints. Trainer Jürgen Klopp chooses the front again for his trio Mohamed Salah, Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mané.
Liverpool, after six duels the maximum score of eighteen points, Chelsea stands at sixteen.