Liverpool line-up v Swansea: Starlet to drop out at Anfield?

first_img Lazar Markovic in action for Liverpool against Burnley It’s been a miserable season so far for Liverpool but a victory over Burnley will have given the Anfield faithful some festive cheer.Raheem Sterling got the only goal of the game as the Reds downed the Clarets on Boxing Day but, despite the success, Brendan Rodgers could choose to shuffle his pack.The Northern Irish boss is likely to continue with his three-pronged attack but there may be alterations at wing-back and in midfield as he looks to combat fatigue.Lazar Markovic and either of Steven Gerrard and Lucas Leiva could make way on Monday if he chooses to make alterations.How Liverpool could line up against Swansea City:GoalkeeperA thigh injury picked up by Brad Jones against Burnley means Simon Mignolet will definitely return to the starting line up. Youngster Danny Ward makes the step up to the bench.DefenceDejan Lovren, Glen Johnson and Jon Flanagan all remain out with various injuries leaving Rodgers to continue with a back-three of Kolo Toure, Martin Skrtel and Mamadou Sakho.In the wing-back areas, Jordan Henderson should keep his place on the right but Alberto Moreno could come in for Markovic, who may come in handy as an impact substitute.MidfieldBoth Gerrard and Lucas could find themselves dropped after playing in most of their recent games and if this is the case then German youngster Emre Can may well find himself handed a chance to star at Anfield.AttackSterling will remain in his new-found role at the head of an attacking trio and Rodgers will probably keep faith in Adam Lallana and Philippe Coutinho just behind the England youngster. 1last_img

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