Van Dijk faces fitness test ahead of Chelsea clash

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The match starts at 19:45 on 26 September 2018.

In other games, Arsenal host Brentford at the Emirates and Tottenham Hotspur take on Watford at Wembley.

Elsewhere Chelsea edged past Liverpool 2-1 in a pulsating encounter on Merseyside, while Nottingham Forest survived a late Stoke revival to beat Gary Rowett's men 3-2.

Chelsea visit Anfield to face Liverpool in the EFL Cup this evening, and as expected Maurizio Sarri has shuffled his pack.

Mark Warnecke, who at 35 became the oldest person to win a swimming world title since since 1971 in 2005, has created two special mineral drinks for the Premier League leaders.

Eden Hazard came off the bench to score a wonderful victor as Chelsea battled from behind to beat Liverpool 2-1 in the EFL Cup third round, the Reds seeing their winning streak end at Anfield.

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And Hazard then came up with a fantastic goal to book Chelsea's place in the next round, consigning Liverpool to defeat ahead of Saturday's Premier League rematch.

"It is still a bit painful, nothing else", Klopp said. That said, there was no European football for Liverpool that season, so it was easier to commit to the third cup competition. The club have reached the quarter-final in the previous two seasons of this competition, and while it is early days, Pellegrini looks intent on going all the way.

Dejan Lovren "looks ready" and Dominic Solanke could also find himself involved as part of a front three rotation.

Fabinho will be the Reds' defensive midfielder, partnered with James Milner and Naby Keita, who has seen his minutes reduced in the past few weeks.

"That's completely normal. There's no time frame to say: "I give you that, I give you that, I give you that". Bringing Jose Mourinho his first trophy as manager of the London club, it was a season that would end with Liverpool having the last laugh.

The Belgian's free kick led to Emerson Palmieri levelling up against the run of play, and the in-form forward then took matters into his own hands with an individual goal of the highest quality to win the tie five minutes from time.