The Reds face Preston, who have they not met since an FA Cup tie in 2009, in the same year as the 100th anniversary of the birth of Bill Shankly - the Anfield club's iconic former manager and for 16 years a Lilywhites player.
Liverpool play at Deepdale just days before they start their pre-season tour which takes in Jakarta, Melbourne, Bangkok, Valerenga and Dublin.
They will also play Olympiacos in Steven Gerrard's testimonial match at Anfield on August 3.
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