Liverpool will face Manchester Metropolis on Saturday within the Group Protect on the King Energy stadium however will probably be with out two of their large stars.
The English soccer season’s opener will permit everybody to see the place the 2 finest sides within the nation are at heading into the brand new marketing campaign, however it gained’t be a definitive indication of which facet will win the Premier League this season.
However, each groups will attempt to win the match and acquire some form of higher hand over the opposite however Jurgen Klopp will probably be with out two of his greatest stars for the curtain raiser. Talking at a press convention right this moment the Liverpool boss said that Alisson and Diogo Jota will miss the conflict with Man Metropolis, with the Portuguese star out for longer.
The German mentioned: ‘Alisson and Diogo no. Alisson skilled right this moment greater than the day earlier than so he will certainly be out there for Fulham however not for the weekend. Diogo… it should take some time, sadly.’
Klopp on Metropolis availability: Alisson and Diogo no. Alisson skilled right this moment greater than the day earlier than so he will certainly be out there for Fulham however not for the weekend. Diogo… it should take some time, sadly.
— Ian Doyle (@IanDoyleSport) July 28, 2022
Alisson picked up an belly damage throughout pre-season and hasn’t featured for the Reds for the reason that defeat to Manchester United of their opening sport.
As for Jota, the ahead suffered a recurrence of the hamstring damage he picked up on the finish of final season while taking part in for the nationwide group and didn’t participate in Liverpool’s coaching camp in Austria.
This can be a large blow for Klopp forward of Saturday’s sport however Liverpool followers will probably be grateful that their primary keeper will probably be again in time earlier than the intense stuff kicks off away to Fulham subsequent weekend.