Virgil van Dijk returns to the starting line-up for tonight’s clash with Newcastle United.

The defender replaces Joel Matip at St James’ Park in the only alteration made by Liverpool from Monday’s win over Everton.

Liverpool: Alisson, Alexander-Arnold, Gomez, Van Dijk, Robertson, Fabinho, Bajcetic, Henderson, Nunez, Salah, Gakpo.

Subs: Kelleher, Milner, Keita, Firmino, Elliott, Jota, Tsimikas, Matip, Phillips.