Latics remain unchanged from last weekend's game against West Brom.
Ryo Miyaichi returns to the bench in place of Fraser Fyvie.
Liverpool: Reina, Wisdom, Skrtel, Agger, Johnson, Enrique, Allen, Gerrard, Suso, Suarez, Sterling
Subs: Jones, Sahin, Cole, Henderson, Coates, Carragher, Shelvey
Latics: Al Habsi, Ramis, Caldwell, Figueroa, Boyce, Beausejour, Watson, McCarthy, Maloney, Di Santo, Kone
Subs: Pollitt, Jones, Gomez, McManaman, Boselli, Stam, Miyaichi