1) What role, if any, does Aly Cissokho play and how does that shape the rest of Rodgers' defensive choices?
2) Who of Gerrard, Lucas, Henderson, and Allen make up the central midfield?
5) Any surprise inclusions on the bench?
Bonus: Given the number of limericks that popped up in comments this week, give me your best Liverpool poems of all sorts. Extra points for using rhyming structures introduced in elementary school.