Tonight sees Liverpool lineup against Atletico Madrid as The Reds resume their defence of the Champions League trophy. Here is the confirmed Liverpool lineup charged with the task of besting Atletico Madrid:

The confirmed Liverpool lineup to face Atletico Madrid includes Bobby Firmino.

The confirmed Liverpool lineup to face Atletico Madrid includes Bobby Firmino. (Photo by Charlotte Tattersall/Getty Images)

Goalkeeper: Alisson Becker

The Brazilian will be key tonight and high off a superlative weekend performance.

Right back: Trent Alexander-Arnold

Trent was unlucky to finish without an assist at the weekend but didn’t have his most accurate of games overall.

Centre back: Joe Gomez

The Englishman has notched 10 clean sheets in his last 11 league games, he’ll want another tonight.

Centre back: Virgil van Dijk

Big Virg should be able to deal with the frail Atletico attack.

Left back: Andy Robertson

Robbo has the pace to deal with the Madrid attack and to contribute to a counter of his own.

Defensive midfield: Fabinho


The best defensive midfielder in the world will return to the starting XI to fully unleash the captain.

Centre midfield: Jordan Henderson

Captain fantastic is in the form of his life, another goal tonight?

Centre midfield: Gini Wijnaldum 

The Dutchman will win the ball and keep it, that’s his job.

Right wing: Mo Salah

Unlucky to not beat Tim Krul at the weekend, the Egyptian King has been in fine form recently.

Left wing: Sadio Mane

Sadio scored a sublime winner at the weekend, another one please mate.

Striker: Bobby Firmino

We will need that killer pass from Bobby with The Reds facing a stoic defence.

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