Craig Bellamy set for Liverpool start in Carling Cup

20 September 2011 01:34
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard is set to end a six-month spell on the sidelines after groin surgery at Brighton in the Carling Cup on Wednesday.

New signing Sebastian Coates is likely to be given a full debut in central defence while Craig Bellamy could get his first start since returning to the club last month.

Return: Bellamy is set to make his first Liverpool start since returning to the club

Midfielder Charlie Adam and defender Martin Skrtel serve one-match bans after red cards against Tottenham at the weekend.

Provisional squad: Reina, Flanagan, Carragher, Coates, Robinson, Spearing, Lucas, Kuyt, Rodriguez, Bellamy, Carroll, Doni, Kelly, Enrique, Wilson, Gerrard, Shelvey, Downing, Henderson, Suarez.

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Source: Daily_Mail

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