- Match Analysis
Liverpool will look to bring home an advantage from the first leg of their Champions League last 16 clash against Porto on Wednesday night.
The Reds travel to Portugal having closed the gap on second-placed Manchester United to two points in the Premier League by beating Southampton 2-0 at St. Mary’s.
Klopp will be without the suspended Can and long-term absentee Nathaniel Clyne, while Joe Gomez (knee) is a doubt but Ragnar Klavan has been declared fit following a thigh injury.
Record signing Virgil van Dijk is set for his first appearance in the competition for the club he joined in January and goalkeeper Loris Karius is set to keep his place in goal.
Porto’s high-scoring attack could be missing its biggest weapon for Wednesday’s match against Liverpool in the last 16 of the Champions League.
Cameroon forward Vincent Aboubakar has a lingering muscle injury and remains doubtful for the first leg at Estadio do Dragao.
Other Porto players who are injured include Marcano, Danilo and Andre Andre.