Emre Can has been included in Liverpool starting line-up for thier clash against Sunderland today.
The Germany U20 international will play alongside Skrtel and Sakho in a three man defence.
Can has played the last four games as a defender in Rogers back three despite being a central midfielder.
Liverpool: Mignolet, Can, Skrtel, Sakho, Henderson, Moreno, Lucas, Gerrard, Markovic, Coutinho, Borini.
Subs: Ward, Enrique, Lovren, Lambert, Manquillo, Balotelli, Rossiter.
Sunderland: Pantilimon, Vergini, van Aanholt, O’Shea, Brown, Bridcutt, Larsson, Gomez, Johnson, Giaccherini, Wickham.
Subs: Jones, Graham, Alvarez, Buckley, Mandron, Agnew, Mannone.