Champions League Wednesday games as it happened

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There will be other games, like the last one in the Champions League, where Loris Karius plays.

He confirmed the Belgium global is his first-choice for Premier League matches, while Trent Alexander-Arnold could return at right-back. "At the end of the season he will have played 85% to 87% of games".

This was not the result Liverpool had been hoping for on their return to the UEFA Champions League group stage, but there were plenty of positives from the hosts' perspective.

Liverpool fought back with goals from Roberto Firmino and a deflected Mohamed Salah strike, but Joaquin Correa's second-half equaliser following more sloppy defending ensured that the points would be shared. "I don't think it's what we deserved". "But I thought the lads reacted well after the weekend, put in a good shift and going forward we looked exciting and could have scored a few more goals".

With Sadio Mane out of action following his red card against Manchester City, Klopp is considering Coutinho or new signing Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain as a temporary solution on the left wing.

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Former Liverpool defender Phil Thompson criticised Klopp's team selection in the 5-0 defeat against City and also took aim at the German's failure to sufficiently address his side's defensive issues in the transfer market. For the second consecutive game, they have leaked more goals than what they should have - 2 goals vs xG of 1.32. "They have got us twice on a little bit of a counter-attack", explained Reds captain Jordan Henderson, speaking to BT Sports after the match.

"In an ideal world we (would) have 11 players play the whole season but it is not an ideal world", he said.

"Everybody knows that [Burnley] had two away games [so far] and in these two away games they got four points, from Chelsea and Tottenham", he said. I have to see them again.

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says that Philippe Coutinho has "trained outstandingly" this week and is in line for his first start of the season on Saturday.

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