Jurgen Klopp’s side’s defeat against Napoli at Anfield last month means their fate still hangs in the balance when they travel to Austria to take on one of the most exciting team’s in Europe at present.
Liverpool were pushed all the way by Salzburg in the reverse fixture, when the Austrians clawed back a three-goal deficit before Mohamed Salah struck the winner. However, if Napoli are upset by Genk, Liverpool will qualify regardless of the result. Follow all of the latest below:
Good afternoon and welcome to our live coverage of Salzburg vs Liverpool in the Champions League.
What time is kick-off?
The match starts at 17.55 on Tuesday 10 December.
How can I watch it?
The match will be broadcast live on BT Sport 3 and the BT Sport app.
RB Salzburg: Stankovic; Kristensen, Onguene, Wober, Ulmer; Mwepu, Junuzovic, Szoboszlai, Minamino; Daka, Haaland
Liverpool: Alisson; Alexander-Arnold, Gomez, Van Dijk, Robertson; Lallana, Henderson, Wijnaldum; Salah, Firmino, Mane
Dejan Lovren is likely to miss out after picking up an injury during Saturday’s victory against Bournemouth, although Georginio Wijnaldum and Adam Lallana are expected to be available having missed out. Fabinho and Joel Matip remain long-term absentees.
Seydou Koita, Patrick Farkas and Antoine Bernede have been ruled out, although Salzburg’s goalkeeper Cican Stankovic should be available after recovering from a thigh injury.