Daniel Sturridge and Philippe Coutinho both start as Liverpool attempts to find its form against a lively but still endangered Aston Villa side on Sunday (Watch live, 9 a.m. ET on NBCSN and online via Live Extra).
Villa Park is the scene, and the hosts have been playing well but are yet to dig out from the deep hole produced during a Tim Sherw0od-led tough start to the campaign.
The Reds sacrificed a 2-0 lead against Sunderland last weekend and have really struggled to play consistently in the Premier League this season.
Aston Villa: Bunn; Cissokho, Lescott, Okore, Richards; Westwood, Gana, Bacuna, Veretout, Gil; Agbonlahor. Subs: Guzan, Clark, Sinclair, Richardson, Hutton, Lyden, Davis.
Liverpool: Mignolet, Clyne, Toure, Sakho, Moreno, Can, Henderson, Milner, Coutinho, Firmino, Sturridge. Subs: Ward, Benteke, Caulker, Origi, Ibe, Stewart, Flanagan