Liverpool have shown why they are European and Club World Cup champions this season, with dominant displays in the Premier League.

Jurgen Klopp has shown his faith in Liverpool’s youth prospects this season in domestic competitions, and it paid off in the third round of the FA Cup with a 1-0 win over bitter rivals Everton .

The Reds are currently 16 points clear at the top of the Premier League table after defeating Wolverhampton Wanderers 2-1 on Thursday night.

Shrewsbury are 16th in League One, but knocked out Championship side Bristol Rovers in the third round via a replay.

With Liverpool seemingly focusing on Premier League and Champions League glory this campaign it is a chance for The Shrews to advance in the competition.

Curtis Jones scored a stunning winner for Liverpool in their victory over Everton in the previous round of the FA Cup

Here is all the key information ahead of the game.

When is the game?

Shrewsbury Town and Liverpool face off on Sunday January 26, kick-off 5pm.

What TV channel is it on?

The game will be shown on BBC One, with coverage starting at 4.30pm.

Can you live stream the game?

The game will be streamed on BBC iPlayer. You can also follow the action through the Mirror Football live blog.

Shrewsbury Town team news

Sam Ricketts must decide whether to give either of his two new signings a debut against Liverpool

Shrewsbury boss Sam Ricketts has a full squad to pick from for Sunday’s glamour tie against the world and European champions.

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Ricketts must decide whether to give either of his January signings a debut in the televised fixture.

Blackburn defender Sam Hart, who has joined on loan for the rest of the season, was an unused substitute for Saturday’s 2-2 draw at Fleetwood.

On Monday Ricketts brought in ex-Bolton midfielder Josh Vela on a two-and-a-half year deal after he was released by Hibernian.

Liverpool team news

Harvey Elliott is expected to start for Liverpool against Shrewsbury on Sunday

Jurgen Klopp is expected to give his frontline stars a breather, and that means playmaker Curtis Jones, 18, midfielder Harvey Elliott, 16, and defender Neco Williams, 18, could take centre stage against the League One side.

However, the Liverpool boss is likely to play centre-backs Dejan Lovren and Joel Matip – recently returned from injury – Fabinho and Divock Origi.

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Naby Keita could also be in line for a comeback following almost a month out with a groin problem after he returned to training.

Betting odds

Shrewsbury 11/2
Draw 7/2
Liverpool 2/5
Odds courtesy of thepools.com





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