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Team News For RB Leipzig vs. Liverpool: Joe Gomez, Darwin Nunez, Alisson Becker, And More!

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Prior to their match with RB Leipzig this evening, Liverpool traveled to Germany after finishing their tour of Asia.

Joe Gomez has resumed training after being omitted from the match against Palace out of caution, but it is unlikely that Kaide Gordon, Caoimhin Kelleher, or Calvin Ramsay will be put into danger just yet. Alisson and Kelleher won't be playing, therefore Adrian will likely start in goal once more. Following a challenging opening two games for Klopp's team, new signing Darwin Nunez is anticipated to make another appearance.

The Reds traveled to South East Asia for a week and played their opening two preseason matches there.

In Bangkok, Manchester United destroyed a severely weakened team 4-0 before beating Crystal Palace 2-0 in Singapore with goals from Jordan Henderson and Mohamed Salah for Jurgen Klopp’s team.

The Merseyside club will play RB Leipzig at the Red Bull arena on Thursday with kickoff set for 6:15 p.m. BST.

This comes as the team ramps up its preseason preparations before heading to Austria for a weeklong training camp.

After defeating Southampton 3-1 in their previous match, Leipzig is playing their second preseason match this year.

Team News for RB Leipzig

Ademola Lookman, a former winger for Everton, is a doubt for the German team after suffering an ankle injury in training last week.

Joe Gomez has resumed training after being omitted from the match against Palace out of caution, but it is unlikely that Kaide Gordon, Caoimhin Kelleher, or Calvin Ramsay will be put into danger just yet. Alisson and Kelleher won't be playing, therefore Adrian will likely start in goal once more. Following a challenging opening two games for Klopp's team, new signing Darwin Nunez is anticipated to make another appearance.

Other likely absentees include defender Josko Gvardiol, who isn’t anticipated to be healthy until the start of the Bundesliga season owing to a thigh ailment, and forward Yussef Poulsen, who is on the road to recovery after sustaining a muscular injury with Denmark.

Apart from those three, Leipzig manager Domenico Tedesco ought to have the majority of his squad available, including recent addition Xaver Schlager, for this match.

In Poulsen’s absence, Alexander Sorloth is anticipated to captain the team, and Peter Gulasci is likely to start in goal against his old team.

With regard to Liverpool, Klopp must deal with a few fitness concerns. There are worries that Diogo Jota’s hamstring ailment, which he initially sustained while serving with Portugal, has recurred.

Due to an abdominal problem, Alisson Becker will be sidelined, and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain left the game in Singapore with a muscular injury.

Joe Gomez has resumed training after being omitted from the match against Palace out of caution, but it is unlikely that Kaide Gordon, Caoimhin Kelleher, or Calvin Ramsay will be put into danger just yet.

Alisson and Kelleher won’t be playing, therefore Adrian will likely start in goal once more.

Following a challenging opening two games for Klopp’s team, new signing Darwin Nunez is anticipated to make another appearance.

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