The midfielder joined the Reds from Arsenal for £35m however has to this point been limited to appearances from the bench.
Reds boss Jurgen Klopp says the 24-year-old England global is now adapting to Liverpool’s taste of play as he prepares to stand the Foxes.
“We work really hard with Alex and sit together with analysts and show him and how we want to play him in this position and that position,” Klopp mentioned.
“It’s no speeding. It’s actually excellent that he’s right here. If a brand new participant comes he’s in for the season.
“We at the moment are on this 3 video games every week rhythm and the global wreck he’s with the nationwide workforce. It takes time. It’s now not simple.
“Alex got here on a in a troublesome scenario on the weekend. It was once force and he attempted to do one thing with out too many alternatives.”
Klopp will give lots of his best stars a wreck against the Foxes and ring the adjustments.
The German will give run outs to goalkeeper Danny Ward, midfielder Marko Grujic and striker Dominic Solanke on the King Power stadium.
Klopp plans to make use of Wales global Ward as his goalkeeper within the pageant, despite the fact that jokingly made connection with being steadily wondered about his debatable coverage to rotate Simon Mignolet and Loris Karius.
“I would love to (select Ward) but I am not sure the world is ready for such a crazy decision,” Klopp mentioned.
“Three goalkeepers when nobody is injured. We can’t do it! Of course Danny Ward will play if nothing happens overnight. I get asked after the game who is now no.1! A nice question.”