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Liverpool stars Virgil van Dijk and Joe Gomes are set to miss the club’s friendly match against Hertha, according to Jurgen Klopp.
The Reds will be in action versus the German side next Thursday. And ahead of the upcoming clash, the club boss has confirmed that the Liverpool duo are “still building up their fitness in training”.
He said (via James Pearce’s Twitter Account): “I will not risk it.”
Klopp says Van Dijk and Gomez won’t be ready to feature in the next friendly v Hertha next Thursday. Still building up their fitness in training.
“I will not risk it.” #LFC
— James Pearce (@JamesPearceLFC) July 23, 2021