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Huge shock as Liverpool star fails to make starting XI against Chelsea

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Liverpool kick-off against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge at 8pm
Liverpool kick-off against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge at 8pm

Liverpool forward Roberto Firmino is not part of Jurgen Klopp's squad this evening due to a minor injury.

The German lines his team out as follows:

The Brazilian attacker has failed to make the bench, with injury the cause of his absence from the side:

Firmino netted twice in the Reds' 4-1 rout of Leicester last weekend

There is one other change for the Reds as Dejan Lovren comes back in to partner Joel Matip at centre-half as Lucas drops to the bench.

Home side Chelsea, meanwhile, have made one enforced change from their 2-2 draw with Swansea on Sunday as David Luiz replaces the injured John Terry to make his second debut:

Liverpool fans are likely well riled-up this evening at Stamford Bridge after Manchester United legend Gary Neville took a pop at the club today.