Liverpool ahead Luis Diaz has suffered a recent harm setback in his bid to recuperate from a knee harm.
Jurgen Klopp gave reporters an replace on the health of the Liverpool squad, who’re in Dubai as a part of a warm-weather coaching camp, however admitted it was not excellent news for Diaz.
Klopp advised Liverpool’s web site: “It’s all good [fitness-wise] with the boys who’re right here.
“What’s not good is we now have to see with Lucho [Diaz]. He felt one thing and we have to have additional evaluation there, however aside from that all of them look actually, actually good.”
Liverpool tackle French facet Olympique Lyonnais within the Dubai Tremendous Cup on Sunday however will now accomplish that with out Diaz, who has been despatched residence from the camp so the harm may be correctly assessed.
Diaz initially injured his knee through the 3-2 defeat to Arsenal in October. He was initially anticipated to overlook round three months of gametime after it was confirmed he had not suffered an anterior cruciate ligament harm and did not require surgical procedure.
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The Colombian was due to participate in each of Liverpool’s video games in Dubai to regain match health, with one other pleasant in opposition to AC Milan approaching Friday for Klopp and his gamers.
Because it stands, there isn’t a indication as as to if the 25-year-old would require surgical procedure now however the truth that he has been flown again to England signifies that it may very well be show to be a major setback for the participant.
Signed from Porto in January this 12 months for as much as £50m, Diaz has impressed on the left of Liverpool’s entrance three.
Like different members of Klopp’s squad, nevertheless, his on-field performances have been marred by harm issues – as is the case for Diogo Jota, who can also be on the highway to restoration in Dubai after a calf drawback dominated him out of the World Cup for Portugal.
Liverpool had taken a 33-man squad out to Dubai and can restart their Premier League marketing campaign on December 22, 4 days after the World Cup remaining, away at Manchester Metropolis.