Denayer has been used in midfield with Sunderland hit by injuries in recent weeks.
Sunderland head into their clash with Liverpool on the back of two consecutive wins.
Sunderland take on Liverpool at Anfield this weekend.
Manchester City's Jason Denayer reportedly wants a permanent switch to Sunderland.
Denayer played in midfield during Sunderland's 3-0 win over Hull City at the weekend.
Sunderland got another huge win on the board this weekend.
It cannot be easy changing clubs season after season as Jason Denayer begins yet another temporary spell away from Manchester City.
Sunderland finished the group-stages with a win over Notts County.
Galatasaray are interested in singing Sunderland loanee Jason Denayer.
Tonight's game seems to be an opportunity for some of the first-team players to get some match fitness under their belts.