Lallana still missing for Liverpool’s Sunderland visit

Adam Lallana
Adam Lallana

LIVERPOOL will not have any of their injured players back in time to face Sunderland at the Stadium of Light tomorrow.

Midfielders Adam Lallana (thigh) and Joe Allen (knee), defenders Glen Johnson (thigh) and Jon Flanagan (knee) and goalkeeper Brad Jones (thigh) all remain sidelined.

Striker Daniel Sturridge is back in the country but still a fortnight away from a long-awaited return from a thigh problem while defender Kolo Toure is on African Cup of Nations duty with Ivory Coast.

Provisional squad: Mignolet, Can, Skrtel, Sakho, Henderson, Gerrard, Lucas, Moreno, Markovic, Coutinho, Sterling, Ward, Manquillo, Lovren, Enrique, Rossiter, Lambert, Borini, Balotelli.