Liverpool welcome West Ham to Prenton Park on Wednesday for his or her Continental Cup quarter-final conflict.
West Ham topped their Conti Cup group forward of Brighton to e book their last-eight place, whereas Liverpool certified as the very best second-place group after ending behind Man City.
With the Hammers seven factors forward of the Reds within the WSL desk however Liverpool popping out on prime within the league fixture between the pair in December, plus the added spice of former West Ham boss Matt Beard now being in control of the Merseyside outfit, it guarantees to be an intriguing fixture.
When is kick off? Wednesday 25 January, 19:30 (GMT)
Where is the match being performed? Prenton Park
TV channel/stay stream? FA Player (UK, worldwide)
Leanne Kiernan stays a long-term absentee for Liverpool as she continues her comeback from an ankle damage suffered on the opening day of the season.
Top scorer Katie Stengel returned to the Reds group for his or her postponed fixture in opposition to Chelsea after lacking out in opposition to Manchester United. New signing Fuka Nugano had been named within the beginning XI, whereas fellow January arrival Miri Taylor was among the many substitutes.
West Ham proceed to be with out Jess Zui, who has been sidelined since October with an ACL damage.
The Hammers have been boosted by the return of Lucy Parker final day trip in opposition to Everton. The defender got here on for the ultimate 16 minutes – her first look since September following a muscle damage.
Liverpool have picked up only one win within the WSL since their shock opening day victory over Chelsea – in opposition to West Ham at Prenton Park in December. The Reds gained three from 4 to qualify for the quarter-finals as the very best second place group.
West Ham have loved a robust first half of the season beneath new boss Paul Konchesky, however have been comfortably overwhelmed by Everton final day trip after going toe to toe with Man City every week earlier. If West Ham are at their greatest, they need to simply edge it.