Liverpool live in a post-Mané world, at least for the rest of this season. So of course when the team is without only Mane, but also their three other most influential players in Jordan Henderson, Adam Lallana, and Philippe Coutinho, they’ll be traveling to the Britannia Stadium, of all places, to take on Stoke City. The team will be looking to prove that they’re still in the race for top four after yet another stumble against a lower side, Bournemouth, in their midweek match. Daniel Sturridge should be back, though, and the Reds will still have Firmino and Origi eager to get themselves a few more goals a piece, so they have firepower in their arsenal. Hopefully they use it.
Full Preview: Stoke City vs. Liverpool
Kickoff: 3PM BST/10AM EST from Britannia (bet365) Stadium
Television: no coverage (UK); NBC Sports Live (USA); Optus Sport (Australia); Sportsnet World (Canada); Star Sports HD 2 (India); SuperSport 3 (Kenya); Astro SuperSport 3 (Malaysia); other listings at LiveSoccerTV
Starting XI: Grant; Johnson, Shawcross, Martins Indi, Pieters; Shaqiri, Allen, Cameron, Arnautovic; Walters, Berahino
Bench: Given; Muniesa, Whelan, Adam, Diouf, Crouch, Ramadan
Starting XI: Mignolet, Clyne, Lovren, Klavan, Matip, Milner, Can, Wijnaldum, Alexander-Arnold, Woodburn, Origi.
Bench: Karius, Moreno, Grujic, Sturridge, Firmino, Lucas, Coutinho
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