Daniel Sturridge is fit and starts for Liverpool as the Reds face Southampton in the first leg of the semi-final of the EFL Cup.
Liverpool will be without the services of offensive stalwart Philippe Coutinho for the FA Cup fixture against Plymouth
Daniel Sturridge opens the scoring for Liverpool with a cheeky back-header from a mistimed Dejan Lovren kick.
Liverpool Confirmed Lineup vs Sunderland: Sturridge in for Henderson; Borini faces former club
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is reportedly preparing a £22 million summer bid for Benfica attacker Raul Jimenez.
Jurgen Klopp was full of praise for striker Daniel Sturridge who came off the bench to provide a timely assist to Sadio Mane in injury time to win the derby for Liverpool.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is set to retain Simon Mignolet between the posts as the Reds travel to Goodison Park for the Merseyside Derby.
Southampton and Liverpool played out a 0-0 draw at St. Mary's on Saturday as both the sides were unable to score.
Struggling Premier League sides West Ham United and Stoke City are among the prime contenders for the signature of the wantaway Liverpool striker.
Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge has hit out at critics that have labelled him selfish, insisting that his place in the England team is being unfairly questioned.