JURGEN KLOPP has given Naby Keita and Alisson their Premier League debuts as Liverpool put together to tackle West Ham.
The lunchtime kick-off at Anfield sees a primary begin within the league for the summer season signings, who value a mixed whole of £120million.
Xherdan Shaqiri begins on the bench for the Reds after his summer season transfer from Stoke to Liverpool.
And £43.7m man Fabinho, the appropriate again signed from Monaco, will likely be sat alongside him for the primary sport of the season for the Reds.
Alisson, who joined from Roma for £67m, appears to be like to be Klopp’s first-choice between the posts as Loris Karius was named on the bench.
Liverpool followers are excited over the prospect of Keita dictating the tempo of play this season.
The 23-year-old midfielder joined up together with his new teammates this summer season after Liverpool agreed a £52.75m cope with RB Leipzig final summer season.
Klopp informed Sky Sports activities: “[Alisson] has to play his sport. We’ve got labored collectively for 2 weeks; that’s not the world nevertheless it’s OK.
“Naby was right here for all six weeks of the pre-season, like Fabinho. Shaqiri got here later. Each are within the squad, that’s crucial for us.
“Often previously, I feel I all the time performed with the crew of final 12 months firstly of the season however Hendo got here again a bit late and stuff like that, so it is smart.
“And so they performed very well collectively in midfield, for instance in opposition to Napoli. Gini, Naby and Millie have labored collectively since we began pre-season, in order that’s the midfield we needed to have.”
After a powerful pre-season for Liverpool, Swiss ahead Shaqiri will likely be an possibility for Klopp from the bench.
Daniel Sturridge has additionally been reinvigorated this summer season and will function at Anfield.