New scare in Liverpool. Thiago Alcantara (31 years) left just before half-time against Wolves with hamstring injury and it is a serious doubt for the final of the Champions League, next May 28. There are only six days left for the duel against the real Madridbut the team Klopp It has up to five players touched.
Thiago He was being one of the most outstanding footballers in this last stretch of the season for the Reds, who scored 1-1 thanks to a formidable pass from the midfielder with his heel to Sadio Mane, author of the goal. Minutes later, Thiago felt discomfort and had to give way to Milner.
After the meeting, Klopp referred to the Spanish international’s injury and his chances of reaching the Champions League final against Madrid. “It doesn’t look good. I can’t say more. He can walk, obviously that’s a good sign, so we’ll see. The injury is in the lower part of the body. I know what it is, but I don’t want to say it“.
The Spanish midfielder joins Joe Gómez, Virgil Van Dijk, Fabinho Tavares and Mohamed Salah on the casualty list of the Reds, who after winning the Villarreal in the semifinal of the Champions He has been accumulating injuries. However, Jurgen Klopp hopes to have all the headgear for the final of the Champions.
In fact, Van Dijk and Salah have already been called up for the game against Wolves, although they started from the bench. In the case of Joe Gómez and Fabinho, Klopp has preferred to take more precautions and will wait until Paris to line them up. A “handicap” for both of them, who will lack competitive rhythm.