Liverpool v Tottenham – Confirmed starting line-up’s – Can starts 12th game in a row
Emre Can will make his 12th start in a row for Liverpool in tonights Premier League clash against Tottenham.
The 20-year-old defender will start on the right side of a three man defence along with Skrtel and Sakho. Rodgers has decided to keep Can in defence despite an injury to Lucas. Club captain Steven Gerrard will fill in for the Brazilian international.
Can has made a total of 21 appearances for Liverpool since joining from Bayer Leverkusen in the summer.
Liverpool boss Brendan Ridgers has handed star striker Daniel Sturridge his first start since his return from injury.
Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has named an unchanged starting line-up tonight. Spurs have won three games in a row and sit in 5th place with 43 points in 24 games.
Liverpool: Mignolet, Can, Skrtel, Sakho, Moreno, Gerrard, Henderson, Markovic, Coutinho, Ibe, Sturridge
Subs: Ward, Johnson, Lovren, Lambert, Lallana, Allen, Balotelli
Tottenham: Lloris; Walker, Dier, Vertonghen, Rose; Bentaleb, Mason; Lamela, Dembele, Eriksen; Kan
Subs: Vorm, Davies, Fazio, Chadli, Paulinho, Townsend, Soldado