Trent Alexander-Arnold injured and out ‘probably three weeks’

Sunday, during Liverpool’s success at Arsenal (0-2) in the third round of the FA Cup, Trent Alexander-Arnold injured his knee. This was revealed on Tuesday by Pepijn Lijnders, Jürgen Klopp’s assistant, on the official Liverpool website: “Trent hyperextended his knee during the last match. He tore his lateral ligament a bit and needs time to rest. He will be away for several weeks […] We will really miss him.” A little later, at a press conference, the Dutchman clarified that the full-back would be “probably absent for three weeks”.

Van Dijk is no longer ill

Separately, Lijnders also revealed that Virgil van Dijk, who missed the trip to the Emirates due to illness, would be available to face Fulham at Anfield on Wednesday in the FA Cup semi-final first leg. the league. Furthermore, the deputy added that Dominik Szoboszlai, Andy Robertson, Kostas Tsimikas, Thiago Alcantara and Stefan Bajcetic were still injured, even if the first is close to a return.


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