Emre Can is expected to be included in the starting line-up for Liverpool’s Premier League clash with Aston Villa.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is expected to stick with a 3-4-3 setup with Can playing in defence.
The Germany U20 international will play alongside Skrtel and Sakho in a three man defence.
Can has played the last five games as a defender in Rogers back three despite being a central midfielder.
Confirmed starting Line-Up:
Liverpool: Mignolet, Can, Skrtel, Sakho, Markovic, Henderson, Lucas, Moreno, Coutinho, Sterling, Borini
Aston Villa: Guzan, Hutton, Okore, Baker, Delph, Cissokho, Sanchez, Westwood, Cleverley, Benteke, Agbonlahor.