With Nathaniel Clyne sidelined for the next few months, Jurgen Klopp has two understudies to choose from for the right-back role when Liverpool travel to Manchester City on Saturday for the weekend’s opening Premier League clash.
In the England international’s absence, Trent Alexander-Arnold has filled the No.2 void on the most-part this term, most notably scoring a superb free-kick against Hoffenheim in Champions League qualifying. The prodigious teenager is available for selection again after suffering a slight injury of his own.
But Joe Gomez has excelled during Liverpool’s last two Premier League outings, helping them to two clean sheets over Crystal Palace and Arsenal, and represents the more defensive option, measuring in at 6 foot 2 and widely viewed as a future centre-back.
That could be of huge significance when the Reds take on City at the Etihad Stadium, considering how attack-oriented Pep Guardiola sets up his sides. But, Liverpool fans, who would you start on the right of defence? Let us know by voting below…