Liverpool fans react to Coutinho display against Burnley

Philippe Coutinho Liverpool Burnley

Coutinho and Daniel Sturridge come into the team, and attack-wise, Liverpool should have enough quality to compensate for the loss of Sadio Mane.

The Clarets held firm as Jurgen Klopp's side fired 35 attempts on Nick Pope's goal at Anfield, with Mohamed Salah cancelling out Scott Arfield's opening goal for a share of the points. James Tarkowski directed a long diagonal towards Robbie Brady, who got the better of Trent Alexander-Arnold in the air. "We know how tough it is to come to these grounds, we've experienced it before and we know it's another big challenge for us this season".

Liverpool's 125th anniversary celebrations fell flat at Anfield where they completed a disappointing week by drawing 1-1 with Burnley in the Premier League on Saturday.

"We made seven changes but it was still really fluent, it looked like proper football - offensive football, dominant football, possession football how it should be", Klopp explained.

"Then when the players got their drinks, he said it was maybe a bit of cramp so we thought it was maybe better to bring him off". In the past we didn't feel good in the game. Also conceded a corner late on when he went for the same ball as Emre Can, even though there was no Burnley player in the vicinity. The venue of the match is at Anfield, Liverpool.

They'll still be riding after last week's win over Crystal Palace, and have only lost one match so far.

"When you have shots on goal it's not about their defending".

Burnley demonstrated their organisation and defensive mettle in both matches last season and this match is coming hot on the heels of Liverpool's Champions League matchup against Sevilla.

Sean Dyche's side nearly claimed all three points as they managed to gain some territory late on, with Ben Mee seeing powerful headers from consecutive corners cleared off the line in the final 10 minutes, first by Matip, then goalkeeper Simon Mignolet.

Liverpool now face successive trips to the King Power Stadium to take on Leicester City in the League Cup and the Premier League respectively.

After a unremarkable spell at Chelsea, Salah has returned to the Premier League with Liverpool and taken the league by storm.

"On the bench tonight, you had Sturridge, Coutinho and Oxlade-Chamberlain - I'm not sure why he was bought", Hamann told RTE Sport after Liverpool's 2-2 draw with Sevilla on Wednesday night.

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