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newsfootballa month ago

If we stay fit then Liverpool has good chance to be up there at end, admits Virgil van Dijk

Following Liverpool’s 3-0 win over Norwich City, Virgil van Dijk believes that if everyone within Jurgen Klopp’s squad can stay fit, then the Reds have a chance of challenging for the title. They had finished third in the 2020/21 season, despite a serious injury crisis affecting the squad.
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newsfootball2 months ago

We won't push Virgil van Dijk and Joe Gomez's return to action, asserts Jurgen Klopp

Jurgen Klopp will be giving Virgil van Dijk and Joe Gomez every chance of playing their way into contention for the Premier League season opener against Norwich City. The Liverpool boss further added that he's hoping to get more minutes from his two centre-halves before they face the Canaries.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Have to be patient with Joe Gomez and Virgil Van Dijk, asserts Jurgen Klopp

Jurgen Klopp is delighted to have his two defenders back from injury but the Liverpool manager has made it clear that he will be taking no risks on the fitness of Virgil van Dijk and Joe Gomez. The two defenders have missed more than eight months of football following their injuries in October.
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newsfootball6 months ago

Don’t think Virgil van Dijk and Joe Gomez will be fit for Euros, admits Jurgen Klopp

With Euro 2020 four months away, Jurgen Klopp has revealed that despite the time left, he believes that neither Joe Gomez nor Virgil van Dijk could be fit in time. While Van Dijk has been out since October, Gomez was injured in November with both defenders ruled out with season-ending injuries.
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newsfootball8 months ago

Not likely that Virgil van Dijk will play again in the 2020/21 season, reveals Jurgen Klopp

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has confirmed that Virgil van Dijk is unlikely to play again in the current season with the Dutch defender still recovering from his knee injury. The former Southampton center-back has been out since mid-October after he suffered a knee ligament injury against Everton.
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newsfootball8 months ago

Reports | Liverpool create three man center-back shortlist to fill injury riddled gap

According to the Athletic, Liverpool have created a three-man center-back shortlist to fill the gap at the club following injuries to Virgil van Dijk and Joe Gomez as well as Joel Matip. The Reds have suffered blow after blow after blow this season which has seen them field a make-shift back-line.
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newsfootball8 months ago

Unlikely Liverpool will sign new defender because of situation in the world, asserts Jurgen Klopp

Jurgen Klopp has confesses that the January transfer window won’t see Liverpool splurge on a new center-back because of the financial issues caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. The Reds have endured a horrific injury crisis this season with not one but two key defenders out on long-term injuries.
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newsfootball8 months ago

Doing something makes no sense but doing right thing does, admits Jurgen Klopp

Jurgen Klopp has asserted that Liverpool will do make the right moves in the transfer market if the club find the correct option and not just spend for spending’s sake. The Reds have had serious problems with injuries this season having lost both Virgil van Dijk and Joe Gomez to long-term injuries.
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newsfootball10 months ago

Egypt FA confirm that Mohamed Salah has tested positive for COVID-19

The Egypt Football Association has confirmed that Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah has tested positive for COVID-19 ahead of their Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers. The forward will now be forced to self-isolate and quarantine himself for the next seven days in Egypt, according to the COVID-19 protocols.
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newsfootballa year ago

We are a young and hungry squad that can keep on learning, claims Joe Gomez

English defender Joe Gomez stated that the current Liverpool side is far from a finished article as they are still a young, hungry squad that can keep on learning. The Reds won the Champions League last season and followed it up with a Premier League title - their first win in 30 years.
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