By Joe Bernstein for MailOnline
Published: 23:40 BST, 3 October 2020 | Updated: 23:40 BST, 3 October 2020
Diogo Jota is in line for his first Premier League start for Liverpool at Aston Villa this evening following Sadio Mane's positive test for coronavirus.
Mane is having to self-isolate for 14 days - the second Liverpool player to do so following new signing Thiago Alcantara - leaving Jurgen Klopp with a big selection headache ahead of the trip to Villa Park with Jota and Takumi Minamino the likeliest replacements.
Jota joined Liverpool in a £41million move from Wolves only a fortnight ago but has already scored on his Premier League debut as a substitute against Arsenal and then played nearly the full game against the same opposition in the EFL Cup.
Sadio Mane's Covid-19 positive leaves Jurgen Klopp with a dilemma ahead of Aston Villa trip
Diogo Jota could now be set for his first Premier League start, filling the forward's starting spot
The former Wolves winger has impressed in his early