Liverpool come into tonights encounter in high spirits after defeating last seasons Premier League champions by a 4-1 scoreline last weekend.
“Emre is not injured any more, which is good, but now he needs to train and that’s how it is. He had a difficult preseason with coming back later than most of the other players then a little injury here and a little problem there,” Klopp was quoted by ESPN as saying in the lead up to the game.
Liverpool will also be without the in-form Roberto Firmino due to a groin strain.
However, the German tactician has restored Dejan Lovren to the starting eleven after the Croatia international recovered from an eye injury.
David Luiz will make his second debut for Chelsea in place of an injured John Terry.
Chelsea v Liverpool
Stadium: Stamford Bridge
Kick-Off: 20:00 (GMT)
Chelsea: Courtois; Ivanovic (c), Cahill, David Luiz, Azpi; Kante; Willian, Oscar, Matic, Hazard; Costa
Subs: Begovic, Aina, Marcos Alonso, Fabregas, Pedro, Moses, Batshuayi.
Liverpool: Mignolet, Clyne, Matip, Lovren, Milner, Henderson, Wijnaldum, Lallana, Coutinho, Mane, Sturridge
Subs: Karius, Lucas, Stewart, Origi, Moreno, Grujic, Ejaria