Jurgen Klopp has vowed to protect 17-year old Ben Woodburn, and praised his young team for their display against Leeds
The Reds secured their passage through to the semi-finals of the EFL Cup with a hard-fought 2-0 win over Leeds United courtesy of goals from Divock Origi and Ben Woodburn.
We take a look at the impact Coutinho's injury could have on this Liverpool side, and which players could fill in for the Brazilian
On the back of two consecutive wins, Belgium coach Marc Wilmots is likely to field the same side that edged Sweden by a 1-0 scoreline. Despite being on yellow cards, the trio of Jan Vertonghen, Thomas Meunier and Axel Witsel is expected to be named in the playing eleven.
Liverpool are hoping their striker has recovered fully from an ankle injury so manager Jurgen Klopp can select him for the Europa League final.
Villarreal boss Marcelino Garcia Toral believes the atmosphere at Anfield will do little to intimidate his players stating that the electric atmosphere will instead serve as an inspiration for them to perform at the highest level.
Belgian striker Divock Origi and Ivory Coast defender Kolo Toure sustained knocks in Liverpool's last match against Bournemouth, but manager Jurgen Klopp has revealed they are both fit and available for selection.
Divock Origi came off the bench to score twice as Liverpool beat Stoke City 4-1 at Anfield on Sunday for their biggest home win this season.
After a shaky first half, Liverpool ran out comfortable 4-1 winners against Stoke aided by a brilliant substitute appearance from Divock Origi. The Belgian bagged a brace in a win that will give the Reds confidence for Dortmund's visit on Thursday.
Neither Liverpool nor Dortmund could quite grab the game by the scruff of the neck in the first leg of their Europa League quarter-finals, but the Reds will be the more satisfied side after a 1-1 draw at Signal Iduna Park.