MUNICH, Sporting Alert — Danny Ward starts for Liverpool in tonight’s Audi Cup final against Atletico Madrid and you can stream the game live online in Munich.
Ward gets the start in goal tonight and will make his first appearance for Liverpool since May 2016.
The Wales international who was loaned out to Huddersfield Town last season, comes into the starting lineup for Loris Karius, who is on the bench alongside Simon Mignolet.
Also named in the starting team is the fit-again forward Sadio Mane following his scoring appearance against Bayern Munich in the semi-finals on Tuesday.
However, Philippe Coutinho, Mohamed Salah, Dejan Lovren and Alberto Moreno were not named in the matchday squad.
Captain Jordan Henderson and forward Roberto Firmino are among the substitutes.
Elsewhere, James Milner and Joe Gomez make a return to the starting line-up for the Reds.
The pair missed the 3-0 win over Bayern Munich because of injury, but are both back to face the La Liga side.
Adam Lallana, Georginio Wijnaldum, Emre Can, Dominic Solanke and Ben Woodburn all start.
Meanwhile, Angel Correa will lead the attack for Atletico Madrid today, while Fernando Torres, who scored in the 2-1 win over Napoli on Tuesday, is on the bench.
However, Antoine Griezmann is on the bench, alongside Gabi, Filipe Luís, Juanfran, Stefan Savic and Nicolás Gaitán.
Diego Godín, Koke and Yannick Carrasco are rested though.
Liverpool: Ward, Flanagan, Gomez, Klavan, Milner, Can, Wijnaldum, Lallana, Woodburn, Mane, Solanke. Subs: Karius, Mignolet, Firmino, Henderson, Grujic, Robertson, Matip, Kent, Ejaria, Alexander-Arnold, Origi.
Atletico Madrid: Moyà, Lucas Hernández, Giménez, Gonzalez Teston, Vrsaljko, Thomas, Kranevitter, Bare, Fernández, Vietto, Correa. Subs: Werner, Olabe, Gabi, Savic, Filipe Luís, Juanfran, Griezmann, Torres, Gaitán, Diedhiou.