Jurgen Klopp’s side look as if they are approaching something resembling their best form, having beaten top four rivals Newcastle on Saturday.
Certainly, after such a disappointing season so far, it seems things are improving.
Madrid, meanwhile, trail Barcelona in LaLiga but have such a hold in this particular competition, its difficult to look past them. Even when not at their best, Los Blancos seem to find a way.
Perhaps the heavyweight tie of the round, here’s all you need to know.
Date, kick-off time and venue
Liverpool vs Real Madrid is scheduled for an 8pm GMT kick-off time on Tuesday 21 February, 2023.
Anfield in Liverpool will host.
Where to watch Liverpool vs Real Madrid
TV channel: The game will be broadcast on BT Sport 1 and BT Sport Ultimate.
Live stream: Subscribers will be able to watch the game on a live stream on mobile devices, laptops, games consoles, tablets and more on either the BT Sport website or BT Sport App.
LIVE coverage: Follow all of the action with Standard Sport’s dedicated match blog.
Liverpool vs Real Madrid team news
Klopp has confirmed Darwin Nunez has a “real chance” of making the game despite his recent shoulder injury. Diogo Jota, Virgil van Dijk and Roberto Firmino are all available again, while Fabinho, Stefan Bajcetic and Jordan Henderson look like the first choice midfield.
For Madrid, Karim Benzema has been spotted training, although Aurelien Tchouameni and Toni Kroos are missing.
Liverpool vs Real Madrid prediction
Madrid have had a hold over Liverpool in recent years but the fact Klopp’s side look to have turned a corner, plus the Anfield factor, could be massive.
Liverpool to win 2-1.
Head to head (h2h) history and results
Liverpool wins: 3
Real Madrid wins: 5
Liverpool vs Real Madrid latest odds
Liverpool to win: 13/10
Real Madrid to win: 5/2