Liverpool’s harm woes mount as Divock Origi limps off

Liverpool’s injury woes mount as Divock Origi limps off

Liverpool tackle AC Milan

Liverpool are presently contesting the opening sport of their Champions League group with AC Milan. Though the reds took the lead, they had been shocked by a quickfire double earlier than half-time, earlier than Mo Salah levelled issues simply minutes into the second half.

Jordan Henderson then conjured photographs of Steven Gerrard with a volley from the sting of the field following a nook being cleared by Milan. Ought to Liverpool maintain on, they’ll take an early benefit in a gaggle that features Milan, Porto and Atletico Madrid.

Liverpool harm woes mount as Origi limps off

Jurgen Klopp, nevertheless, was dealt one other set again within the harm division as Divock Origi limped off the pitch on the hour mark. The Belgian was changed by Sadio Mane, demonstrating simply how little rotation Klopp can afford to make to his first selection frontline.

Origi joins Roberto Firmino on the harm desk, whereas Takumi Minamino was additionally solely match sufficient for a spot on the bench. With Xherdan Shaqiri having been offered to Lyon in the summertime, and a horror harm to Harvey Elliot which is able to see him miss a lot of the season, choices are more and more scarce on Merseyside in relation to resting both Mohammed Salah or Sadio Mane.

To make issues worse, the pair can be away from Liverpool for round a month on account of nationwide commitments within the Africa Cup of Nations, which begins in January. Consequently, one in all Minamino or Origi must begin even when each one else is totally match at some stage in their absence.

Will the Reds nonetheless have the ability to muster a title cost, or will they be pressured to dip again into the switch market?

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Premier League desk

# Staff MP D P
1 Manchester United 4 8 10
2 Chelsea FC 4 8 10
3 Liverpool FC 4 8 10
4 Everton FC 4 6 10
5 Manchester Metropolis 4 10 9
6 Brighton & Hove Albion 4 2 9
7 Tottenham Hotspur 4 0 9
8 West Ham United 4 5 8
9 Leicester Metropolis 4 -2 6
10 Brentford FC 4 1 5
11 Crystal Palace 4 0 5
12 Aston Villa 4 -2 4
13 Wolverhampton Wanderers 4 -1 3
14 Southampton FC 4 -2 3
15 Watford FC 4 -4 3
16 Arsenal FC 4 -8 3
17 Leeds United 4 -7 2
18 Burnley FC 4 -5 1
19 Newcastle United 4 -7 1
20 Norwich Metropolis 4 -10 0
Participant Staff Objectives
Antonio, Michail West Ham United 4
Fernandes, Bruno Manchester United 4
Salah, Mohamed Liverpool FC 3
Lukaku, Romelu Chelsea FC 3
Grey, Demarai Everton FC 3
Calvert-Lewin, Dominic Everton FC 3
Greenwood, Mason Manchester United 3
Benrahma, Mentioned West Ham United 2
Ings, Danny Aston Villa 2
Vardy, Jamie Leicester Metropolis 2
Fornals, Pablo West Ham United 2
Torres, Ferran Manchester Metropolis 2
Gallagher, Conor Crystal Palace 2
Ronaldo, Cristiano Manchester United 2
Son, Heung Min Tottenham Hotspur 2
Wilson, Callum Newcastle United 2
Mane, Sadio Liverpool FC 2
Maupay, Neal Brighton & Hove Albion 2
Jota, Diogo Liverpool FC 2
Edouard, Odsonne Crystal Palace 2

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