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The Premier League returns with Liverpool facing Tottenham at Wembley. The Reds are the joint league leaders after four games and have a perfect record.

Jurgen Klopp’s men have conceded just one goal all season but we haven’t clicked into gear. Tottenham, for their part, lost their previous game against Watford.

The Reds shouldn’t have too many injury concerns from the international break. Although a number of Liverpool players were away on international duty, some of them were rested by their respective national sides.

The last time we faced Tottenham at Wembley, Spurs came out 4-1 victors. However, this time, we could come out with all three points if we play to our potential.

Liverpool shouldn’t make too many changes and here is our predicted line-up for the Reds.

Predicted Liverpool XI

Formation: 4-3-3

Manager: Jurgen Klopp

Alisson (GK)

Alisson made an error in the 2-1 win over Leicester City but the Brazilian must aim to pick up his fourth clean sheet of the season.

Trent Alexander-Arnold (RB)

The youngster played for England in their 1-0 win over Switzerland and should keep his spot in the Liverpool team.

Joe Gomez (CB)

Gomez has been incredible for us since the start of the season. He will have his hands full facing Harry Kane and it will be a real battle between the Englishmen.

Virgil van Dijk (CB)

The Dutchman has been a rock at the back and should continue in the heart of our defence in this big clash.

Andy Robertson (LB)

The new Scotland captain is the best left-back in the league and there is no reason for him to be dropped for this clash.

Georginio Wijnaldum (CM)

Wijnaldum has been immense for us from the first game of the season and he should keep his spot in the team.

Jordan Henderson (CM)

Henderson hasn’t looked his best for the Reds but this game could see the best of our captain.

James Milner (CM)

The English midfielder has only gotten better with each game this season and his experience will be key in keeping the Spurs midfield in check.

Sadio Mane (LW)

Mane has been the main man for us this season with four goals to his name. The former Saint will have to be at his best to ensure we pick up three points at Wembley.

Roberto Firmino (ST)

Firmino was on the subs’ bench when Brazil faced El Salvador and he should be fresh enough to start for the Reds.

Read more: (Photos) Liverpool stars not involved in international duty train hard ahead of Spurs tie

Mohamed Salah (RW)

Salah wasn’t all that sharp in our last game but the Egyptian has a couple of goals to his name this season. What better occasion to increase that tally than against Spurs!

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World-class Liverpool target set to move away from La Liga club in the summer

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Latest Liverpool transfer news: James Rodriguez could be on his way to the Premier League

Sky Sports Germany (h/t Mirror) reports that James Rodriguez will not extend his stay with Bayern Munich and wants a new club in the summer.

The 27-year-old joined the Bavarians on a two-year loan deal in 2017 from Real Madrid, and the report claims that the Colombian has struggled to settle at the Bundesliga club.

Rodriguez has put up some great performances for the Bavarians this season and scored 7 goals in the Bundesliga.

Bayern had the choice of signing the Colombian permanently for £37million, but the report claims that Rodriguez isn’t interested in staying at the club.

The report adds that the 27-year-old will meet with agent Jorge Mendes and discuss his future move, and he isn’t interested in staying at Real Madrid too. Zinedine Zidane is back at the club, and he doesn’t see Rodriguez in his plans, according to the report.

Liverpool interested in Rodriguez

The report claims that Liverpool are interested in the Colombian but so are a couple of other Premier League sides.

Manchester United and Arsenal are also keeping tabs on the 27-year-old, and the report claims that Juventus and Paris Saint-Germain are also interested in Rodriguez.

James Rodriguez

James Rodriguez

Liverpool already have a fantastic first-team under Jurgen Klopp but could do with another attacking midfielder in the side.

Rodriguez’s time at Bayern has been average, to say the least, and there is no surety if he will fit into the scheme of things at Anfield.

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The Reds play a high-energy game under Klopp and it will be interesting to see who we sign once the season is complete.

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Boost for the Reds as Klopp provides positive news over two Liverpool stars returning to fitness

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Latest Liverpool news: Jurgen Klopp provides a positive update on two Liverpool players

Jurgen Klopp provided some positive news regarding Roberto Firmino’s return to the first-team.

The Brazilian missed our last three games and is working to regain fitness ahead of the Champions League final against Tottenham.

The forward is at our training camp at Marbella, and Klopp claimed that the Brazilian still needs to be looked after (h/t LiverpoolFC.com):

“Bobby looks really good [and] he is now part of training. It was not too long out, but of course we are still careful and want to make sure nothing happens.”

The manager added that Firmino had played in some of the smaller games with the rest of the players and it was “the first step to play football.”

“Today he was in around about 70 per cent of the session. Tomorrow he will probably be in completely, we will see, then hopefully it will be fine.”

More good news for Liverpool

Firmino returning to fitness for the final would be a huge boost to our attack.

The Brazilian has a great relationship with Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah, and the trio could cause Tottenham all sorts of problems.

Klopp also spoke about another injured player as Naby Keita is making a return from an abductor injury sustained against Barcelona at the Nou Camp:

“Naby is, I would say, a bit ahead of schedule, but that doesn’t mean anything for the final.”

The German added that the player is running and doing some work, and spoke about Keita possibly playing in the Africa Cup of Nations in the summer.

“For me, it would be good if Naby would be 100 per cent fit and could play the Africa Cup of Nations, to be 100 per cent honest.”

However, Klopp confirmed that Keita would not be playing in the tournament if he wasn’t completely fit, and claimed that the medical staff would work to get the Guinea midfielder back to his best.

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Liverpool have just over a week before the final and hopefully, we have Firmino ready to go against Spurs at the Wanda Metropolitano.

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Promising Liverpool starlet to sign new deal and join Scottish giants on loan

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Liverpool FC transfer news: Sheyi Ojo close to joining Steven Gerrard at Rangers

The Daily Star reports that 21-year-old winger Sheyi Ojo will sign a new five-year deal with Liverpool and then be on the move.

The English youngster was on loan at Reims last season but only made three starts for the Ligue 1 side. Ojo did play 18 games in all competitions for the French side, but most of them came off the bench.

The report claims that Ojo will be joining Rangers after signing a new deal with the Reds. Gers manager Steven Gerrard used his connections to sign a couple of players from Liverpool last season.

Ryan Kent was a success at the club, and the report claims that Gerrard is looking to keep the Englishman for another season.

However, Kent is expected to move to another club, and the report claims that Ojo would be his replacement for the Scottish giants.

Ojo needs to play regular football

The report claims that Ojo is highly rated at Anfield, and it should not come as a surprise if he is loaned out for another season.

The English winger will find it difficult to get regular minutes under Jurgen Klopp next season. Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane could do with some competition, however, Ojo hasn’t proven his ability in a top league yet.

It will be interesting to track his development next season and see if he performs better than Kent at Rangers.

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The Reds are blessed with young attacking talent at the moment, with Harry Wilson also shining at Derby County this season.

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