Jurgen Klopp begins his quest for the Premier League title in difficult circumstances after Philippe Coutinho handed in a transfer request.
The Reds have been unsettled after Barcelona came calling for the former Inter starlet, who is officially ‘injured.’
Watford: Gomes, Janmaat, Britos, Kaboul, Holebas, Chalobah Cleverley, Doucoure, Amrabat, Okaka, Pereyra. Subs: Gray Richarlison, Prodl, Femenia, Watson, Capoue, Pantilimon.
Liverpool: Mignolet, Alexander-Arnold, Matip, Lovren, Moreno Can, Henderson, Wijnaldum, Salah, Firmino, Mane. Subs: Karius Milner, Gomez, Grujic, Klavan, Origi, Solanke.