Jurgen Klopp rang in the changes but it was one of Liverpool's stars, Daniel Sturridge, who provided an goal and an assist to guide the Reds to a 1-2 win over AFC Bournemouth.
Jurgen Klopp has indicated in Liverpool's Friday press conference that Daniel Sturridge has trained "completely normally" ahead of Sunday's meeting with Crystal Palace.
Daniel Sturridge picked up a cramp over the weekend and is a doubt for Liverpool's Week 28 clash with Manchester City.
Daniel Sturridge returned to the starting XI and scored the opening goal as Liverpool would go on to trounce Aston Villa on their ground, 0-6.
Liverpool may have lost their FA Cup replay against West Ham yesterday but they did welcome Daniel Sturridge back to the pitch after he came in for Philippe Coutinho in the 59th minute.
Jurgen Klopp appears to be none the wiser as to when Daniel Sturridge will make his long awaited return to first team action. The German boss today confirmed that the striker will miss out again this weekend.
Daniel Sturridge is on the comeback trail once again but it may be some time before the Liverpool striker is ready for a return to action.
Daniel Sturridge will not be involved in Tuesday nights’ Capital One cup semi-final against Stoke City after suffering a minor setback in training.
Daniel Sturridge has been ruled out until the New Year. The Liverpool striker suffered a hamstring injury at Newcastle on Sunday and the England international will be sidelined for "several weeks" as he recovers from yet another setback.
The Liverpool Echo are optimistic about Daniel Sturridge's return and possible partnership with Christian Benteke in the Reds attack, but cooler heads should ponder the risk of starting the oft-injured striker.
Daniel Sturridge has been sent to have a scan on his foot after having an injury setback during training.
Oft-injured striker Daniel Sturridge has returned to full training for Liverpool.
Jurgen Klopp confirmed in his press conference today that Daniel Sturridge will not be available for Liverpool's match against Chelsea tomorrow.
Jurgen Klopp revealed that Daniel Sturridge will be unavailable for the Capitol One Cup match against AFC Bournemouth on Wednesday night.