Arsenal v Liverpool: Xabi in for Igor

Rafa Benitez sticks with the majority of the team that beat Chelsea 1-0 on Tuesday. Xabi Alonso come in for Igor Biscan, who drops to the bench. Cisse is on the bench again, a bench which does not feature any defenders. Liverpool want to win.

Arsenal: Lehmann, Lauren, Toure, Senderos, Cole, Fabregas, Vieira, Silva, Pires, Van Persie, Reyes
Subs: Bergkamp, Edu, Campbell, Almunia, Aliadiere
Liverpool: Dudek, Finnan, Carragher, Hyypia, Traore, Hamann, Luis Garcia, Gerrard, Alonso, Riise, Baros
Subs: Kewell, Cisse, Smicer, Carson, Biscan
Referee: G Poll (Hertfordshire). Kick-off: 16:05.