A busy Saturday of FA Cup third spherical motion tonight concludes at Anfield because the Reds start the defence of their FA Cup crown in opposition to Premier League opposition. Liverpool have began the brand new 12 months in dismal style with a complete defeat at Brentford, however can proper these wrongs with victory tonight in entrance of a house crowd.
January signing Cody Gakpo will likely be making his debut, having arrived from PSV simply over per week in the past, and is within the beginning line-up, although Virgil van Dijk is lacking having been dominated out for a month with a hamstring damage. The centre-back joins Roberto Firmino on the sidelines.
These two groups met in the identical stage of the FA Cup 4 years in the past – 4 years to the day in actual fact – as Wolves ran out 2-1 winners at Molineux. Two years previous to that, within the fourth spherical, Wolves additionally beat Liverpool by the identical scoreline. Will historical past repeat as soon as once more? Observe the sport LIVE under with our devoted match weblog.
70min: Two extra modifications as Keita replaces Henderson and Semedo is on for Lembikisa.
67min: On the spot impression from Hwang!
He combines with fellow sub Cunha to slide the ball previous Alisson from 4 yards out!
63min: Right here’s that change. Nevez, Jimenez, Guedes are off, Hwang, Cunha and Nunes are on.
62min: A stunning counter from Wolves from Neves and Jimenez, however as they attain the sting of the world they’re crowded out.
60min: Wolves making ready to make a triple change on the hour mark.
58min: Virtually an excellent third purpose for Liverpool as Nunez and Robertson mix down the flank earlier than the previous tries to discovered Salah within the six-yard field, however he can’t convert.
56min: Ait-Nouri appears sure to stage the scores once more, operating by on purpose, however Alisson stands tall to disclaim the defender.
It’s value noting that in the first place look it regarded like Salah was clearly offside. There was a test on VAR for offside, however Toti does play the ball earlier than Salah touches it so the purpose stands.
52min: Liverpool lead and it’s Salah!
An excellent purpose as Gakpo spots the star man inside the world, Totti fails to clear and Salah has sufficient time to take a contact, flip and hearth previous the keeper.
48min: Wolves with extra possession within the early phases after the restart.
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