Key FACT: It is the first time that Roy Hodgson is playing against his former outfit after he was chased out due to lack of supporter’s support.
West Bromwich Albion: Carson, Cech, Ibanez, Morrison, Barnes, Brunt, Mulumbu, Reid, Myhill, Fortune, Shorey, Thomas, Zuiverloon, Meite, Odemwingie, Fortune, Scharner, Thomas, Cox, Vela, Tamas, Olsson, Jara.
Liverpool: Reina, Carragher, Skrtel, Agger, Johnson, Lucas, Gerrard, Spearing, Kuyt, Meireles, Suarez, Carroll, Gulacsi, Kyrgiakos, Wilson, Poulsen, Rodriguez, Cole, Ngog, Flanagan.
Team News: Liverpool FC
Many Liverpool players are returning or on the verge of fully recovering from their injuries, with Shelvey set to return from a knee operation whilst Gerrard might be fit to take on his former boss Roy Hodgson.
Team News: West Brom
Hodgson’s Baggies will be without Somen Tchoyi. Tchoyi has remained in Cameroon after his wife fell ill while he was on international duty last week. Fellow midfielder Graham Dorrans will also be absent as he continues to recover from an ankle injury.