It took a goalkeeping error for Jurgen Klopp’s side to make it seven wins from seven games last weekend as the Reds escaped Bramall Lane with a 1-0 win, and the German manager will be hoping for a more straightforward result against the Foxes.
Leicester are certain to put up a fight, though, with Brendan Rodgers’ side sitting third in the Premier League and were one of just two sides to claim a point at Anfield last season.
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Joel Matip was injured for Liverpool’s 4-3 Champions League win over Red Bull Salzburg on Wednesday night but could return for this one. Naby Keita came off the bench in that match and will be pushing to start on Saturday.
James Maddison was absent for Leicester’s 5-0 win against Newcastle last Sunday and faces a race to be fit.
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Although Liverpool’s attack were, once again, in red-hot form on Wednesday night, their defence continued to struggle as the Reds surrendered a 3-0 lead before Mohamed Salah’s goal gave his side the points.
That game was the fourth match in a row at Anfield where the Reds have won but conceded and it could be a similar story on Saturday afternoon.
Leicester have scored in 11 of their last 13 Premier League away matches but they have not kept a clean sheet away from the King Power Stadium since a 1-0 at Goodison Park on New Year’s Day, conceding 18 times in the following 11 away fixtures.
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Liverpool’s devastating attack has scored 14 times at Anfield this season in all competitions but, with their defence still exploitable, the 15/8 (2.87) quote on a home win in which both teams score looks the way to go on Saturday afternoon.
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