Jurgen Klopp gives injury update on Liverpool pair

first_img shining Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? 2 no dice huge blow Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won REVEALED LATEST FOOTBALL NEWS MONEY Berahino hits back at b******t Johnson criticism – ‘I was in a dark place at Stoke’ Forbes list reveals how much Mayweather, Ronaldo and Messi earned this decade Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade Joe Gomez has been a big miss for Liverpool’s defence RANKED BEST OF Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury ADVICE Ronaldo warned Lukaku how hard scoring goals in Serie A would be before Inter move 2 Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp expects Joe Gomez to return from injury in the next four to six weeks.The England defender underwent surgery on a broken leg on Monday and has not played for the Reds since sustaining the fracture against Burnley in December. Premier League Team of the Season so far, including Liverpool and Leicester stars But Klopp said that did not mean fans should expect another spending spree in the summer.“I’m not a massive numbers guy, but Mike Gordon (president of Liverpool’s owners Fenway Sports Group) is in today and he didn’t jump on me this morning and say, ‘the numbers are fantastic, come on let’s go and spend all the money!’” said the Reds boss.“I know about what we did. We didn’t only earn a lot, we spent a lot in the last couple of years.“It was always clear we had to change things for the better. That’s what we did with different things.“We built a really strong squad – unfortunately we have a lot of it unavailable at the moment – but it’s a squad built for the future and not only this season.“That’s fine, I hope we don’t need too much money in the next years, because if you have the right players in, work with them.” Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red card REVEALED Klopp also played down the background noise which has surrounded them being usurped by Manchester City at the top of the table in midweek.He added: “I got a message this week, another sign that people think I need help – I don’t need help, I’m fine – but it said in the last 10 games, City dropped 12 points and we dropped seven.“Is it interesting for me? Not really, but obviously the view from outside is completely different.”Liverpool announced record pre-tax profits of £125million in the annual accounts on Friday. Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions Liverpool boss Klopp said: “Joe’s surgery went pretty well.“But (it will be) four to six weeks to return to play.There is likely to be a longer wait for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain’s return from a serious knee problem, which has sidelined him since April.The midfielder was included in Liverpool’s Champions League squad list submitted to UEFA this week but will not be available until the later stages, if they get past Bayern Munich in the last-16.Klopp added: “If we got to the semis of the Champions League again he should be available, quarter-finals maybe.“We put him in the squad as we think there’s the chance for him to play.” Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain was in great form before suffering the injury REPLY last_img

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