Philippe Coutinho trains with Liverpool ahead of Champions League opener


"I'm very, very excited to start the Champions League games at Anfield".

The Brazilian could potentially feature against Sevilla as Liverpool get their Champions League campaign underway on Wednesday night at Anfield.

Dejan Lovren is also set for a recall after being left out of Saturday's 5-0 thrashing at Manchester City with the Croatian coming in alongside Joel Matip. I will have the situation all the time now over the next three or four weeks.

"We have to look forward to the next game, forget that result and play like before".

The Brazil global was embroiled in a transfer saga, with Barcelona chasing his signature, throughout the summer and skipped the start of the campaign citing a back injury and illness.

In a ideal world, their star man Coutinho would play from the off but the 25-year-old is yet to make an appearance this season.

"Phil is a fantastic player, and hopefully we can use him as quickly as possible".

The draw Liverpool have been handed for this group stage of the Champions League presents a real possibility to make progress and they have to snatch it.

Up first are their opponents from the Europa League final in 2016, with Klopp plotting victory over Eduardo Berizzo's Sevilla.

The attacker's Liverpool team-mate Sadio Mane was awarded the Premier League Player of the Month crown.

'I could [give you an idea], but I'm sure all the Liverpool supporters around the world are ready to wait another 24 hours, ' Klopp said.

Mohamed Salah is a minor doubt after being sent home from training today with a sore throat but Klopp has suggested the Egyptian global should be fit to start against Sevilla.