Is this the Liverpool XI to celebrate Klopp’s deal with a thrashing of Watford

first_imgMeanwhile, with captain Jordan Henderson holding in midfield, James Milner and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain could come in to join him in a three-man selection in the middle of the park.Naby Keita has scored in his last two starts, but is likely against Watford to be rested after playing twice in the space of three days.Divock Origi, who netted a brace when starting the Merseyside derby earlier this month, could replace Roberto Firmino in the starting line-up this weekend.Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah will fancy their chances of getting on the scoresheet against a rock-bottom Watford side that have conceded the third-most goals (30) in the Premier League this season.Only relegation rivals Norwich (34) and Southampton (35) have shipped more. LIVE on talkSPORT The Hornets have a dreadful record against Liverpool, losing six of their previous seven encounters – drawing the other – and conceding 25 goals in that time.They are also historically dreadful at Anfield, with only one win at the famous ground in their entire history – back at the beginning of the 1999/2000 season when the Golden Boys were eventually relegated from the top flight.Nonetheless, Nigel Pearson will hope he can rewrite history and get his reign as Watford manager off to the perfect start – with all the action LIVE on talkSPORT!Saturday is GameDay on talkSPORT as we bring you THREE live Premier League commentaries across our network, including Liverpool vs Watford at 12:30pm! 3 It’s a big weekend for Liverpool as they look to maintain their impressive unbeaten start to the Premier League season when they host Watford on Saturday.They have won 15 of their opening 16 games, drawing the other against Manchester United, to lead second place Leicester by eight points. 3 This may be Liverpool’s final Premier League match before Christmas, though Saturday marks the start of a hectic schedule for Jurgen Klopp’s side, who fly to Qatar for the FIFA Club World Cup next week.It could see the German utilise his squad, especially after Tuesday’s hard-fought 2-0 win over Red Bull Salzburg which booked the Reds’ place in the Champions League last-16.Alisson is set to be in goal for the Watford clash – which is LIVE on talkSPORT as part of GameDay – having returned from his one-match suspension last week and kept a clean sheet in a 3-0 defeat of Bournemouth. 3 AFP or licensors center_img Is this how Liverpool could line up vs Watford on Saturday – the match is LIVE on talkSPORT The Brazilian was shown a straight red card for preventing a goalscoring opportunity in a 2-1 win over Brighton last month and missed Liverpool’s Merseyside derby thrashing of Everton.Joe Gomez could come in to partner Virgil van Dijk in the heart of defence after Dejan Lovren was forced off with a knock in Salzburg.Lovren has been filling the void left by Joel Matip, who is currently sidelined with a knee injury.Trent Alexander-Arnold and Andy Robertson are expected to continue in their respective full-back roles. AFP or licensors Liverpool are a force to be reckoned with under Jurgen Klopp – who signed a new contract on Friday Charlton vs Hull (Friday, 7:45pm) – talkSPORT 2Liverpool vs Watford (Saturday, 12:30pm) – talkSPORTBirmingham vs West Brom (Saturday, 12:30pm) – talkSPORT 2Chelsea vs Bournemouth (Saturday, 3pm) – talkSPORT 2Southampton vs West Ham (Saturday, 5:30pm) – talkSPORT Check out all the live commentaries coming up across our network this week… Trent Alexander-Arnold his been a menace to Watford since debuting for Liverpool – he’s scored once and registered three assists against the Hornets last_img read more