Salzburg vs Liverpool line-ups: Team news confirmed ahead of Champions League fixture tonight

Tom Kershaw
The Independent
Liverpool have a sizable advantage at the top of the table: Getty
Liverpool have a sizable advantage at the top of the table: Getty

Liverpool face RB Salzburg in Austria knowing a defeat will almost certainly send Jurgen Klopp‘s holders tumbling out of the Champions League.

Klopp’s side require a draw to ensure their qualification for the knockout stages after suffering defeat against Napoli at Anfield last month.

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Salzburg have been one of the most exciting sides in this year’s competition and pushed Liverpool all the way in the reverse fixture, overcoming a three-goal deficit before Mohamed Salah struck the eventual winner.

In the unlikely event that Genk defeat Napoli, though, Liverpool will qualify regardless of the result.

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Here is everything you need to know about the game:

What time is kick-off?

The match starts at 17.55 on Tuesday 10 December.

How can I watch it?

The match will be broadcast live on BT Sport 3 and the BT Sport app.

Line-ups

RB Salzburg: Stankovic; Kristensen, Onguéné, Wöber, Ulmer; Mwepu, Junuzovic, Szoboszlai, Minamino; Hwang, Håland

Liverpool: Alisson, Alexander-Arnold, Lovren, Van Dijk, Robertson, Henderson, Wijnaldum, Keita, Mane, Salah, Firmino.

Odds

Liverpool 4/5

Draw 3/1

Salzburg 29/10

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