League leaders Liverpool will be aiming to continue their unbeaten run when they face Arsenal at Anfield this Saturday.
The Reds got the better of Newcastle United without much fuss on Boxing Day. With Manchester City losing and Spurs winning, Jurgen Klopp’s men are now six points clear of the latter, seven ahead of the former.
However, the Gunners present a tricky challenge for the Reds. The Londoners have made a fine start to life under new manager Unai Emery, and are looking forward in the right direction, despite a mixed performance against Brighton.
This is the first of two games that could define Liverpool’s campaign. The game away to City is four days after this and positive results in both games would go a long way in proving they’re the real deal this season.
James Milner is out for this game, while Joe Gomez and Joel Matip are recovering from their respective long-term injuries.
This is how we think Klopp could line his team up: