Bournemouth vs Liverpool LIVE: Team news and line ups confirmed, Klopp makes big changes



Defenders Steve Cook (broken wrist) and Adam Smith (ankle) are both ruled out as Bournemouth bid to avoid their fifth successive defeat.

Forward Joshua King (hamstring) is sidelined and midfielder Harry Wilson is ineligible against his parent club. Junior Stanislas and David Brooks are both recovering from long-term injuries.

Liverpool forwards Mohamed Salah, Roberto Firmino and goalkeeper Alisson Becker are set to return to the starting line-up. Salah and Firmino were rested for the Merseyside derby while Alisson served a one-match ban. Defender Joel Matip (knee) and Fabinho (ankle) remain sidelined.

Last season: Liverpool 3 Bournemouth 0, Bournemouth 0 Liverpool 4

Last five league matches: Bournemouth W L L L L; Liverpool W W W W W

Top scorers: Harry Wilson (Bournemouth) 6; Sadio Mane (Liverpool) 13

Referee: Chris Kavanagh (Lancashire)


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