The official line-up for Liverpool’s match against Arsenal
The official line-up for Liverpool’s match against Arsenal in the League Cup semi-finals
The German coach, Mikel Arteta, the coach of the Liverpool team, and the Spanish coach, Mikel Arteta, the Arsenal coach, the official line-up for their match, which will be held at ten o’clock in the evening, Thursday, at “Anfield”, in the first leg of the League Cup semi-final for the current season 2021-2022.
The duo, Mohamed Salah, the Liverpool star, and Mohamed Elneny, the Arsenal star, are absent from tonight’s match, due to their presence with the Egypt national team, which is currently participating in the African Nations Cup in Cameroon.
The first leg, scheduled for last Thursday, was postponed due to the increase in Corona cases in the ranks of the Reds, after the request made by the Liverpool administration to postpone the meeting.
The Liverpool lineup was as follows:
Goalkeeper: Alisson Becker.
Defence: Arnold, Joel Matip, Virgil van Dijk, Robertson.
Midfield: Fabinho, Henderson, Milner.
Forwards: Diego Jota, Firmino, Minamino.
Arsenal’s line-up was as follows:
Defence: Cedric Soares, Ben White, Gabriel, Kieran Tierney.
Midfield: Lukanga, Xhaka, Saka.
Forwards: Lacazette, Martinelli, Nikita.
Liverpool is seeking to achieve a positive result before the first leg, which is scheduled for Thursday, January 20, at the Emirates Stadium.
The Reds crushed the Gunners 4-0 in the match that brought the two teams together in the twelfth round of the English Premier League, which was held at Anfield.
Chelsea are waiting in the final match of the League Cup, qualified from the teams of Liverpool and Arsenal, after the Blues overcame Tottenham by beating them back and forth 3-0.