"The team decided number three and four would be Virgil and Gini Wijnaldum".
Jordan Henderson's days as an automatic starting choice in Liverpool's midfield look over although the England worldwide offers brilliant options and cover while James Milner, at 32 and with 500 league appearances to his name, may be slightly relieved if he is no longer required to see quite so much action.
"Both are in a good way but won't be ready for that". The rest - apart from (Alex) Ox (lade-Chamberlain) and Rhian (Brewster)- should be available'.
Fabinho started for the first time since the League Cup fixture against Chelsea some weeks ago, and proved that Klopp's patience with him was well worth it with an excellent display.
"It probably says a lot about it (his character), but it was not my decision", Klopp said about van Dijk being voted captain by his teammates. "It looked good, to be honest". It was the right thing to do to have these players in these positions.
Manchester City were 3-1 winners against Tottenham at Wembley in their last Premier League meeting back in April.
"I really think Milly and Hendo are doing an outstanding job for the club and the team", the manager said.
"I think that's it pretty much". "I wanted it because I never". "I thought the same watching Arsenal the other night". "We hit it and now we can continue on that path".
The Bluebirds climbed out of the Premier League relegation zone last weekend by beating Fulham 4-2 for a first win of the season.
"It would be so cool if that's the truth, but it's not and they will try everything".
"It's still an exciting place for us to be, especially where we were two years ago, and the fans know the boys are giving everything for the cause".
When the Dutchman signed for a world-record £75m, Warnock suggested Cardiff's Sol Bamba was a better defender.
If we enter Betfair Sportsbook's Same Game Multi market we can bolster odds on our preferred selection to 7/5 by adding a couple more angles of attack. It should be Liverpool, but football is football.
Van Dijk has helped Liverpool to keep seven clean sheets in all competitions this season as part of a defence that has improved significantly, particularly from set-pieces.