Having returned to winning ways after overcoming Bournemouth 2-1 in their Premier League encounter at the weekend, Liverpool will be hoping for another memorable Anfield night when they welcome Atletico Madrid to town for their UEFA Champions League second leg round of 16 tie on Wednesday evening.
Date: Wednesday, 11 March 2020
Influential duo, Andrew Robertson and captain Jordan Henderson are back in full training for the hosts and could play part in Wednesday’s clash.
With number one goalkeeper Alisson Becker still out nursing an injury, Adrian could once again be called upon to do duty between the sticks.
Diego Simeone has been handed a huge injury boost with attacking trio Joao Felix, Diego Costa and Alvaro Morata all having recovered from the respective injuries that kept them out of the first leg.
Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey, who served suspension during Atletico’s 2-2 La Liga draw against Sevilla, is set to return to midfield.
The two sides have faced off on five occasions, with the Spanish outfit coming away with two wins, two draws and losing just a single tie.