Liverpool starting XI: Naby Keita benched as Jordan Henderson makes Reds return

first_img10 – Leicester have lost their last 10 Premier League matches against sides starting the day top of the table, scoring just four goals while conceding 25 in those matches. Fear. #LEILIV— OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) September 1, 2018The continued absence of Brazilian midfielder Fabinho also has fans puzzled, with the £40m signing yet to make a competitive appearance in a Liverpool shirt.For hosts Leicester, manager Claude Puel has made two changes.Marc Albrighton and summer signing Rachid Ghezzal have come in for Kelechi Iheancho and Daniel Amartey, who both drop to the bench.Ghezzal comes into the side after making his first Leicester start in their 4-0 EFL Cup win over Fleetwood Town on Tuesday, scoring the Foxes’ fourth goal.Leicester City v Liverpool team news IN FULL:Liverpool XI: Alisson, Alexander-Arnold, Gomez, Van Dijk, Robertson, Milner, Henderson, Wijnaldum, Mane, Salah, Firmino.Subs: Mignolet, Keita, Sturridge, Moreno, Lallana, Shaqiri, Matip.Leicester XI: Schmeichel, Ricardo, Morgan, Maguire, Chilwell, Albrighton, Mendy, Ndidi, Ghezzal, Maddison, Gray.Subs: Ward, Fuchs, Evans, Amartey, Iborra, Okazaki, Iheanacho. 1 Liverpool’s summer arrival Naby Keita has been dropped to the bench for the Reds’ Premier League clash against Leicester City.Jurgen Klopp’s side take on the Foxes at the King Power Stadium on Saturday afternoon – KICK OFF: 12:30pm. And the Liverpool boss has changed his starting line-up for the first time this season after three straight wins – with Jordan Henderson taking Keita’s place in central midfield.The Reds captain returns to the starting XI for the first time since this summer’s World Cup, having played off the bench in every game so far.It’s a surprising swap from Klopp, with Guinean star Keita wowing supporters with a number of brilliant displays since finally joining Liverpool from RB Leipzig this summer.The £52million signing had started all three games for the table-toppers, but has been given a rest and drops to the bench against Leicester.center_img 4 – Liverpool are looking to win their opening four league games of a season for the first time since 1990-91 under Kenny Dalglish. Fab.— OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) September 1, 2018 Naby Keita has been replaced by Jordan Henderson in Liverpool’s starting XI last_img

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