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Sweeping changes, Jota starts: Liverpool lineup v Leeds United prediction

Liverpool lineup against Leeds United this Monday night with the Reds knowing that they can’t afford any slip ups. Jürgen Klopp’s side can leapfrog Chelsea into the top four with a win. After a disappointing exit from the Champions League, a top four finish is more vital than ever. Here is our predicted Liverpool lineup to face Leeds United:

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Goalkeeper: Alisson Becker

The Brazilian is rarely at fault and regularly pulls off game changing saves. In a high octane affair his distribution could be crucial.

Right back: Trent Alexander-Arnold

The Scouser in our team was impressive against Real Madrid in midweek but it wasn’t enough. He’ll be looking for a better result this time out.

Centre back: Nat Phillips

The Bolton Baresi has been one of the fairytale stories of this season, hopefully he will maintain his promising form.

Centre back: Ozan Kabak

With a permanent move yet to be made the Turkish centre back will be looking to play himself into a summer transfer.

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Left back: Andy Robertson

Robbo can be the key to unlocking an opposition defence if he’s in the right mood, we just haven’t seen that mood often enough of late.

Defensive midfield: Fabinho

Keeping the opposition pegged back will be crucial, that’s where Fabby comes in. He may have a counter attack or two to break up as well.

Centre midfield: Thiago

The playmaker didn’t start against Real Madrid, he’ll be out to prove why he should have.

Centre midfield: Gini Wijnaldum

The Dutchman’s industry in the middle could be crucial in a game destined for intensity.

Right wing: Mo Salah

The Egyptian King squandered a golden opportunity against Madrid, he’ll be itching to set the record straight.

Striker: Diogo Jota

Having started on the bench in midweek the Portugal forward will be wanting show why he can’t be dropped.

Left wing: Sadio Mane

The Senegal forward has struggled for form in recent weeks, one goal could make all the difference.

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