English side Liverpool will host German giants Dortmund in the second leg of Europa League later today at Anfield Stadium.
Kick Off: 20:05 BST
Date: Thursday, 7th April, 2016
Venue: Anfield Stadium, Liverpool (England)
Referee: Cüneyt Çakır (Turkey)
- Jordan Henderson remains out through injury, Joe Allen is expected to start inplace of the skipper after impressive performance in the Premier League game last weekend.
- Divock Origi is likely to keep his place after impressing in the last two games.
- Roberto Firmino has also returned but is expected to start from bench.
- Danny Ings, Joe Gomez and Christian Benteke are all on the sideline through injury.
- Ilkay Gundogan has returned and is expected to start his first game after six weeks.
- German side manager Thomas Tuchel will be without defender Neven Subotic as he is the only player to miss this game.
- The rest squad is fully fit and boss Tuchel is expected to start with a similar lineup as of first leg.
- Liverpool are unbeaten in their last four meetings against Dortmund.
- Liverpool have kept clean sheets in three of their last four games.
- Dortmund have won four of their last five Europa League games.
- Dortmund are unbeaten in 17 of their last 19 Europa games.
- Liverpool are unbeaten in their last eleven Europa games.
- The Reds have conceded only two goals in their last six Europa games.
First Leg Result: Dortmund 1 – 1 Liverpool
Liverpool 2 – 1 Dortmund, a tough and entertaining game as the first leg.