Liverpool vs Sevilla Champions league preview: Liverpool are back in the Champions League for the first time for a long time since 2014/15, and have been drawn in Group E along with Sevilla, Maribor and Spartak Moscow. Liverpool are coming from the back of a heavy league defeat to Manchester City, and they will expect to make it up by beating Sevilla at Anfield.
Jurgen Klopp also insists Liverpool are ready to ‘put all they have’ into today’s Champions League meeting with Sevilla. “But tomorrow we have another competition and we worked so long, so hard for it and we actually plan to put all we have into this game. Nothing that happened last Saturday would stop us.”
Philippe Coutinho could make his first appearance of the season against Sevilla, but Mohamed Salah is a doubt after missing training on Tuesday afternoon due to illness.
Sadio Mane will be available as his three-game suspension after being sent off against Manchester City does not cover European games.
Sevilla are having a good start of the season in Primera Division where they occupy the third place after the first 3 rounds. Sevilla comes after 2 victories in a row and should be a confident side on Anfield.
Nolito and Johannes Geis both miss out for Sevilla while goalkeeper David Soria is an injury concern.
Liverpool and Sevilla’s only previous encounter came in the final of the 2016 Europa League. Sevilla won 3-1.
Its expected Liverpool to win at Anfield.