Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain suffered the harm throughout coaching in a pre-season camp in Austria.© Instagram
Liverpool midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain will miss the Neighborhood Protect conflict with FA Cup winners Arsenal on account of a knee harm, the Premier League champions’ supervisor Jurgen Klopp stated on Friday. The 27-year-old England worldwide suffered the harm throughout coaching of their pre-season camp in Austria. Oxlade-Chamberlain — who suffered a critical proper knee harm in 2018 — has returned dwelling to start his rehabilitation with the membership’s medical workforce.
Klopp stated it regarded like an analogous harm to that suffered by captain Jordan Henderson in the direction of the top of final season however which didn’t require surgical procedure.
“Actually unlucky. An unlucky scenario as effectively; it was a problem (in coaching),” stated Klopp.
“It appears like it is rather just like what Hendo (Jordan Henderson) had, which retains him out for we do not know for positive precisely how lengthy, however for positive this pre-season he won’t make a recreation, Arsenal for positive not after which we’ll see.
“The subsequent recreation might be two weeks later, however I do not know.
“We’ve got to attend however it’s distant from being good, in fact.
“It’s actually arduous for him and arduous for us, however it’s what it’s there may be nothing we are able to do.”
Liverpool play two friendlies in Austria earlier than taking up Arsenal within the conventional curtain-raiser to the home season at Wembley on Saturday week.