Liverpool register kids for Europa League - including Huddersfield loan signing Eccleston

Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez has registered a raft of youngsters for their Europa League squad.

January signing Maxi Rodriguez is not included because he is ineligible having played in the Champions League for Atletico Madrid.

Promising youngsters from John McMahon's reserve team squad including David Amoo, Daniel Pacheco, Swedish winger Alex Kacaniklic, Gerardo Bruna, Steven Irwin and Robbie Threlfall have also been included in the squad.

Benitez's side take on Romanian champions Unirea Urziceni in the Europa League with the first leg at Anfield on Thursday, February 18.

Interestingly, Nathan Eccleston is in the squad, despite his loan switch to Huddersfield.