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Enough of the youngsters; here's a senior player who needs some game time.
Not only has Joe Allen been on the periphery of things this season, but Liverpool's midfielders have also had to get through an awful lot of work in the league matches so far, meaning a little rotation would not go amiss, even given the opposition.
Allen impressed in the deep-lying midfield role at the start of last season and should be given the opportunity to impress once again, with the other two spots in the team likely out of reach right now.
Taking into account those four players, plus the return of Luis Suarez, it would be interesting to see the Reds' lineup as follows: Mignolet; Kelly, Toure, Agger, Jose Enrique; Allen, Gerrard, Luis Alberto; Henderson, Suarez, Sterling.
Of course, the likes of Mamadou Sakho, Daniel Sturridge and Iago Aspas still leave plenty of quality depth for the bench. Still, a little rotation to keep the team sharp and bringing in players completely familiar with the tactics would go a long way toward giving the Reds the best possible chance of winning.