The Reds boss makes two changes to the side that drew with West Brom at the weekend as Nathaniel Phillips and James Milner come into the starting eleven. Thiago's much-awaited return is ever closer with the midfielder named on the bench.
Substitutes: Kelleher, Wijnaldum, Thiago, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Minamino, Shaqiri, Origi, R. Williams, N. Williams.
Newcastle: Darlow, Yedlin, Schar, Fernandez, Clark, Ritchie, Hayden, M. Longstaff, Murphy, Joelinton, Wilson.
Substitutes: Dubravka, Carroll, Shelvey, Gayle, Lewis, Hendrick, Krafth, Almiron, S. Longstaff.