Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is set to give Naby Keita the nod to start against Fulham.
The Premier League newcomers head to Anfield on Sunday for the midday kick-off as Klopp prepares his side for a return to domestic action after playing in Europe this week.
He will be looking for them to return to winning ways after a disappointing 2-0 defeat in Serbia against Red Star Belgrade followed up the 1-1 draw against Arsenal last weekend.
Keita has been out of injury since being injured on duty for Guinea, but has worked his way back to fitness ahead of next week’s international break.
And he is expected to be drafted into the troublesome midfield by the German, according to Dominic King of The Daily Mail, following confirmation that he is fit to play.
Slaviša Jokanović’s Fulham side will arrive at Anfield bottom of the table after a Summer of big spending saw many tip them to avoid relegation straight back down to the Championship.
They have conceded twenty-nine goals so far this season.