Jurgen Klopp’s side are unbeaten in the Premier League and he’s even vowed to take the Europa League seriously, such is the strength of his squad.
Domestic cup competitions haven’t always been the top of his agenda during his time at Anfield but there’s a real feeling of optimism this season, as well as options throughout his squad.
Leicester, meanwhile, have hit the ground running in the Championship following their relegation last season and surely have more pressing promotion matters at hand.
Date, kick-off time and venue
Liverpool vs Leicester is scheduled for a 7.45pm kick-off time on Wednesday 27 September, 2023.
Anfield in Liverpool will host.
Where to watch Liverpool vs Leicester
TV channel and live stream: The game will not be broadcast in the UK.
Highlights: Sky Sports’ YouTube and app will show highlights after the game, while ITV1 will broadcast a highlights show at 12.05am BST on Thursday 28 September.
Live blog: Follow the action with Standard Sport’s dedicated match blog.
Liverpool vs Leicester team news
Liverpool XI: Kelleher, Jones, Konate, Quansah, Tsimikas, Endo, Gravenberch, Elliott, Doak, Jota, Gakpo
Subs: Adrian, Van Dijk, Diaz, Szoboszlai, Nunez, Mac Allister, Matip, Bajcetic, Chambers
Leicester XI: Stolarczyk, Ricardo, Souttar Coady, Justin, Choudhury, Casadei, McAteer, Akgun, Albrighton Iheanacho
Subs: Hermansen, Faes, Vestergaard, Winks, Ndidi, Dewsbury-Hall, Fatawu, Mavididi, Daka
Liverpool vs Leicester prediction
With Leicester surely having eyes on promotion, it’s hard to imagine them making this their priority. For that reason, as well as the strength of Liverpool’s squad, a home win seems likely.
Liverpool 3-1 Leicester.
Head to head (h2h) history and results
Liverpool wins: 55
Leicester wins: 41
Liverpool vs Leicester latest odds
Liverpool to win: 1/3
Draw (after 90 min): 4/1
Leicester to win: 8/1
Odds via Betfair and subject to change.