Squad sheets: Liverpool v West Bromwich Albion

Carling Cup success did not improve Liverpool in the Premier League, with five of their next six games ending in defeat, but there is no excuse for coasting following their latest Wembley win. Team places for the FA Cup final are at stake over the next three matches, the club's owners are in town, and Kenny Dalglish is demanding momentum ahead of the meeting with Chelsea as Liverpool aim to overtake Everton in the table. Anfield knows from painful experience that patience is required with a Roy Hodgson team and Albion boast as many away wins this season as Chelsea and Tottenham. Andy Hunter

Venue Anfield, Sunday 4pm

Tickets Sold out

Last season Liverpool 1 West Brom 0

Referee Neil Swarbrick

This season's matches 10 Y30, R3, 3.30 cards per game

Odds Liverpool 5-11 West Brom 15-2 Draw 18-5

Liverpool

Subs from Doni, Jones, Kelly, Carragher, Kuyt, Shelvey, Bellamy, Rodríguez, Coates, Flanagan, Robinson, Sterling, Aurélio

Doubtful Robinson (ankle)

Injured Adam (knee, 13 May), Lucas (knee, Aug)

Suspended None

Form guide WDLLLW

Disciplinary record Y50 R5

Leading scorer Suárez 8

West Bromwich Albion

Subs from Daniels, Fulop, Tchoyi, Cox, Thomas, Shorey, Dawson, Thorne, Tamas, Fortuné, Scharner, Hurst, Roofe

Doubtful Fortuné (hamstring), Olsson (groin), Scharner (illness), Tchoyi (illness)

Injured Gera (knee, 6 May), Morrison (knee, 13 May), Reid (ankle, Aug)

Suspended None

Form guide WLWLLD

Disciplinary record Y45 R1

Leading scorer Odemwingie 9

Match pointers

• Liverpool have won all of their previous five home games with Albion in the top flight without conceding a goal

• Albion have not had a victory at Anfield in any competition since April 1967 – a run of 24 matches

• There have been fewer Premier League goals scored at Anfield this season than at any other ground in the division

• Only 4% of the goals let in by Albion in 2011-12 have come from corners, a lower proportion than any other side

• Liverpool have hit the bar or post on 28 occasions, seven more times than any other side


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