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Liverpool conclude their Champions League group stage matches with a dead tire to finish off all the dead tires in Midtjylland on Wednesday.

The Reds have continued to deliver excellent results despite their long injured list, most recently crushing the Wolves 4-0 on Sunday, and have already secured their status as Group D winners before the final matchday.

On the other hand, Midtjylland have only collected one point in their five games so far and cannot reach the knockout stages or fall in the Europa League.

When does it start? Wednesday December 9
What time does it start? 17:55 (GMT)
Where do you play? MCH Arena
TV channel / Live broadcast? BT sport 2 (UNITED KINGDOM), fuboTV (US)
Referee? Francois letexier

Central defender Erik Sviatchenko is available again for Midtjylland after serving a suspension, but midfielder Jens Cajuste is absent after testing positive for Covid-19. Kristian Riis and Oliver Olsen are also unavailable due to injury.

Jurgen Klopp
Klopp applauds fans after win over Wolves | Pool / Getty Images

Jurgen Klopp will likely use Wednesday night to rest several of his key players, as their status as group winners is already confirmed.

That could mean openings in attacking roles for Divock Origi, Takumi Minamino and Diogo Jota, while Rhys Williams could come in as central defender and Kostas Tsimikas could replace Andy Robertson.

Central jutland: Hansen; Andersson, Hoegh, Sviatchenko, Scholz, Paulinho; Dreyer, Anderson, Onyeka, Mabil; Kaba.

Liverpool: Kelleher; Alexander-Arnold, Matip, Williams, Tsimikas; Keita, Henderson, Jones; Jota, Minamino, Origi.

Their European form hasn’t been very good, but Midtjylland has impressed in the Danish Super League so far this season.

Alexander Scholz, but Mabil, Paulinho, Frank Onyeka
Midtjylland got a draw at Atalanta in their last Champions League match | Jonathan Moscrop / Getty Images

Brian Priske’s team is at the top of its national league after winning seven of its first 11 games. They recently beat Vejle Boldklub 2-0, with a 1-1 draw at Atalanta prior to that victory.

Liverpool did light work with the Wolves over the weekend, putting them tied on points with Tottenham at the top of the Premier League. They beat Ajax to secure the group last week.

Here are the last five results for each side.

Central jutland

Vejle Boldklub 0-2 Central jutland (12/05)
Atalanta 1-1 Central jutland (12/01)
Central jutland 0-0 AaB (11/28)
Ajax 3-1 Central jutland (11/25)
AGF 1-2 Central jutland (11/22)

Liverpool

Liverpool 4-0 Wolves (6/12)
Liverpool 1-0 Ajax (1/12)
Brighton 1-1 Liverpool (11/28)
Liverpool 0-2 Atalanta (11/25)
Liverpool 3-0 Leicester (11/22)

Curtis jones
Liverpool was rampant against Wolves | Clive Brunskill / Getty Images

Klopp is expected to put a number of first-team stars to rest, but they should still have enough attacking power to secure a win.

Diogo Jota has four goals in five Champions League games so far this season and only had 17 minutes off the bench against his former team, the Wolves, so he should be fresh to make an impact here.

Prediction: Midtjylland 0-3 Liverpool



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