Atletico Madrid vs Liverpool: team news, match facts and probable lineups

Liverpool resume the defence of their Champions League title when they travel to Spain to take on Atletico Madrid in the last 16 stages of the competition at Estadio Metropolitano on Tuesday night.

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Liverpool players celebrating goal during an English Premier League clash.
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Time: 22:00

Date: Tuesday, 18 February 2020

Probable Line-ups:

Team News:

Diego Simeone has been dealt a double blow with exclusions of Kieran Trippier and Hector Herrera.

Reds manager, Jurgen Klopp, as a fully flexed squad to choose from, with Xherdin Shaqiri the only injury concern.

Both Sadio Mane and Fabinho, who started from the bench in their narrow 1-0 win over Norwich City, are set to be drafted into the starting line-up in place of Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Naby Keita.

Match Facts:

Since clinching the title back in June, Liverpool have been undefeated in their last five champions league matches.

Atletico have not been on the best run of late, and were held to a 2-2 draw by Valencia on Friday, which catapulted to just one win in their last seven outings in all competitions.