Reds defender Martin Skrtel returns from injury to play in central defence for Liverpool against Manchester United at Anfield on Sunday.

The Slovakian replaces the injured Kolo Toure in Brendan Rodgers' line-up for the visit of the reigning champions.

In total, the boss has made seven changes to the team which defeated Notts County in the Capital One Cup on Tuesday.

The Reds XI in full: Mignolet, Enrique, Agger, Skrtel, Johnson, Lucas, Henderson, Gerrard, Coutinho, Aspas, Sturridge.

Subs: Jones, Sterling, Wisdom, Kelly, Ibe, Flanagan, Alberto.

Click here to follow all of the action from Anfield with our live minute-by-minute updates and accompanying audio commentary.