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Injury updates on Liverpool’s Thiago Alcantara and Virgil van Dijk

Injury updates on Liverpool's Thiago Alcantara and Virgil van Dijk

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Liverpool are sending Virgil van Dijk to see a specialist on Sunday after the defender suffered an injury on Saturday. The Reds played a 2-2 draw with Everton, yesterday.

The Reds defender was forced off early on during the game against Everton after a shocking tackle from goalkeeper Jordan Pickford.

Jurgen Klopp’s side will hope to have a better understanding of Van Dijk’s injury after the defender has been viewed by the consultant on Sunday.

Meanwhile, the Reds are more hopeful about Thiago Alcantara’s situation. The midfielder suffered an injury during a challenge with Everton’s Richarlison, which saw the player receive a straight red card.

It is understood that Liverpool are optimistic that Thiago’s injury is not serious.

source – LiverpoolECHO

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