Liverpool goalkeeper Loris Karius has said he has no qualms battling for his place with Simon Mignolet as part of Reds manager Jurgen Klopp's rotation policy.
Southgate is relishing the chance to see more of Maguire as injury prevented him being called up for England's World Cup qualifying draw against Scotland.
Considering Liverpool’s track record of falling apart after one good season, a top-four finish in the league along with a deep run in the Champions League should be sufficient for this season to be filed under ‘progress’.
Premier League: Adam Lallana to miss first two months of Liverpool's campaign, says manager Jurgen Klopp
Liverpool midfielder Adam Lallana could be out of action for a couple of months after suffering a thigh injury, manager Juergen Klopp said on Friday.
Premier League: Mohamed Salah adapting quickly to Liverpool's high energy style impresses Georginio Wijnaldum
Salah was on target in Liverpool's 3-0 win over Hertha Berlin in a pre-season friendly on Saturday, lifting Philippe Coutinho's pinpoint lobbed pass over the keeper for his third goal since signing from Roma last month.
Jurgen Klopp also hailed Coutinho who played a key role in Liverpool's third goal, scored by Salah, with a fine lofted pass.
Premier League: Jurgen Klopp insists Liverpool is 'not a selling club', hints Philippe Coutinho won't be sold
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp on Friday brushed off a reported $93 million offer from Barcelona for Brazilian play-maker Philippe Coutinho, insisting: "We're not a selling club."
Van Djik will become the sixth Southampton player to join Liverpool since 2014 after Lambert, Lallana, Clyne, Lovren and Mane.
In the larger scheme of things, the 2016-17 Premier League season showed progress for Liverpool even if it did fall well short of the soaring expectations the side had managed to set early on.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp was as delighted as the club's success-starved fans after his side's 3-0 win over Middlesbrough secured a top-four finish and a Champions League play-off spot on Sunday.
Arsene Wenger's torrid year reached a calamitous climax as Arsenal failed to qualify for the Champions League for the first time in 20 years after Manchester City and Liverpool wrapped up the remaining top four places on the final day of the Premier League season.
Luis Garcia on Liverpool's season, Jurgen Klopp as a manager and what the Reds need to do to challenge for trophies and regain their glory next season.
Liverpool topped the Premier League table in November and looked poised to mount a title tilt, but a top-four finish is now the only thing they can now hope to salvage from their season.
Philippe Coutinho is proving invaluable to Liverpool as they aim to secure a top-four spot and his return to full health is crucial as they travel to West Bromwich Albion on Sunday.
Premier League: Jurgen Klopp frustrated by Adam Lallana injury ahead of Liverpool-Everton derby clash
The midfield problems of Liverpool were exacerbated by the news Jordan Henderson has suffered a setback in his recovery from a foot injury, which has sidelined him since February.
Lukas Podolski, who smashed home the winning goal, captained the world champions to their first win over old rivals England on home soil since 1987.
Premier League: Manchester City's habitual inefficiency shows their expensive stars count for little
Having gone two years without the title despite having a really strong squad, it is time the Manchester City players stop being mere showpieces.
England midfielder Adam Lallana has signed a contract extension with Liverpool, the Premier League club said on Wednesday.
Manager Juergen Klopp has denied that Liverpool are suffering from fatigue after last weekend's setback at Hull City, and urged fans to get behind the team.
Premier League leaders Chelsea had captain John Terry sent off as they cruised into the FA Cup fourth round with a 4-1 victory over Peterborough United on Sunday.