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Jurgen Klopp press conference LIVE - Liverpool team news with Naby Keita and Thiago Alcantara injury updates

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Good morning, Reds.

We will be hearing from Jurgen Klopp from 10:45am onwards as the Liverpool boss looks ahead to tomorrow's match with Brenford.

The Bees earned a home win over Arsenal on the first day of the Premier League season and currently sit ninth in the table.

Striker Ivan Toney will be the main man Liverpool will look to keep quiet, meanwhile the Reds are also likely to come up against former player Sergi Canos.

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Injury updates

Jurgen Klopp provided fitness updates on six players yesterday, including Trent Alexander-Arnold and Naby Keita.

The good news for Liverpool is that Alexander-Arnold is expected to return to the team, having missed last weekend's home clash with Crysral Palace due to illness.

James Milner and Neco Williams, meanwhile, have returned to first-team training.

Keita and Thiago Alcantara are expected to miss tomorrow's match, while Roberto Firmino is in 'contention'.

Discussing likely absentees for the Brenford game, Klopp told “Naby probably not. It’s not a serious thing but we have to wait until the pain settles, pretty much. We will see about that. Thiago, no chance.

“Bobby trained already for two or three days, so he is back in contention, let me say it like this. We used him a little bit as a ‘joker’ [in training].

“But he will be in the normal training and then we have to make a decision if we take him with us or not. Porto, 100 per cent. Brentford, we have to see."

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