What is that?
Well, it’s the Premier League meeting between champions Liverpool that will host Leicester City first team at Anfield.
When is it?
The match will be played on Sunday, November 22, 2020.
What time is the kick-off?
Referee Chris Kavanagh will start the match at 7.15pm (GMT).
What TV channel is it on?
The match will be broadcast by Sky Sports, with their schedule to be broadcast on the Main Event and Premier League channels from 7 p.m. Alternatively, if you don’t subscribe to the satellite channel, you can bookmark this page and follow all the minute-by-minute live commentary and post-match analysis here.
What is the news of the team?
Mohamed Salah will miss the game after the forward contracted Covid-19 during the international break. Joe Gomez (knee) and Jordan Henderson (thigh) suffered injuries while on duty in England, the first apparently out for the season after surgery on a ruptured knee tendon.
Trent Alexander-Arnold (calf) won’t face Leicester while manager Jürgen Klopp waits to see if Fabinho is fit enough after returning to training this week after missing three matches with a hamstring problem.
There are further doubts about defenders Rhys Williams and Neco Williams, while midfielder Thiago Alcantara has still not recovered from a knee injury suffered more than a month ago.
Provisional Liverpool squad: Alisson, Fabinho, Matip, Phillips, Robertson, Wijnaldum, Milner, Keïta, Jota, Firmino, Mané, Adrian, N Williams, R Williams, Tsimikas, Jones, Shakiri, Origi, Minamino.
Leicester manager Brendan Rodgers welcomes Timothy Castagne back following a hamstring injury that sidelined Belgium full-back for the club’s last four games.
Wesley Fofana ignored a small knee problem he suffered during the international break.
Caglar Soyuncu and Wilfred Ndidi remain on the sidelines with groin injuries and although Ricardo Pereira is back in training after a knee problem, he is also missing the trip to Anfield.
Leicester City provisional squad: Schmeichel, Ward, Jakupovic, Justin, Fuchs, Castagne, Morgan, Evans, Thomas, Fofana, Choudhury, Tielemans, Mendy, Praet, Albrighton, Gray, Maddison, Barnes, Under, Perez, Vardy, Iheanacho, Slimani.
What are the chances?
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- Liverpool to win: 5/6
- Draw: 11/4
- Leicester City to win: 13/5
What is our prediction?
With Liverpool’s four full-backs decimated by injury, returning manager Brendan Rodgers may never have a better chance of getting one on the club that sacked him five years ago last month. However, if Klopp’s improvised defense faces, their expected line of attack from Sadio Mané, Roberto Firmino and Diogo Jota have the capacity to punish any lack of focus from Leicester City. The result? Liverpool 2 Leicester 2.