Rangers’ Martyn Waghorn has been nursing a knee injury.
Andy Carroll has been touted as a potential inclusion in the England squad.
The striker has been in impressive form for Sunderland this season.
Roberto Martinez was sacked by Everton on Thursday.
The Spaniard has been unable to keep the Magpies in the Premier League but is still highly popular.
Anfield is renowned for its highly charged atmosphere, but Jürgen Klopp claims it can be even better, depending on the performances of his players.
The stopper has been on loan to Huddersfield Town this season.
Celtic boss Ronny Deila is to leave the club at the end of the season.
The two Scottish Championship sides meet at Hampden Park with more than just a trophy at stake.
Sheffield Wednesday defeated Brighton and Hove Albion 2-0 at Hillsborough.