Brendan Rodgers will be watching these five Reds closely…
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The Reds take on Southampton in the opening fixture of the Premier League at Anfield on Sunday, and these five players will be eager to put in a strong performance and impress the supporters and manager Brendan Rodgers.
5) Dejan Lovren
Lovren was desperate to leave Southampton in the summer, and made no secret of his desire to push through a £20m transfer. Against his former club on Sunday, he’ll have to prove that he made the right decision, having come to Anfield and scored for the Saints last season. With the likes of Daniel Agger, Mamadou Sakho, Kolo Toure and Tiago Ilori all keen for playing time, he’ll need to cement a starting spot for himself as well.