The pre-season training starts for Liverpool, however, Fabinho and Diogo Jota share the big good news while they end their summer break.
Liverpool’s kicked-off pre-season, as Klopp, overseeing a 26-man squad that also includes numerous players from the academy. However, the German is now to welcome the remaining Reds on their extended break after the last season.
Liverpool will make a trip to the far east for their pre-season games against Manchester United and Crystal Palace on July 12 and July 15 respectively.
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Here is the list of LFC Pre-season games, for summer 2022.
- Man United – Bangkok, July 12
- Crystal Palace – Singapore, July 15
- RB Leipzig – Germany, July 21
- RB Salzburg – Austria, July 27
- Man City – Community Shield – Leicester, July 30
- Strasbourg – Anfield, July 31
Virgil Van Dijk is one of those players yet to start pre-season training at AXA training ground. However, the center-back is eager to start off things from where he left off. The Dutchman on his Instagram post quoted “ready to get back now and enjoy the new season”.
The Liverpool No.4 made a remarkable 51 appearances last season, the most of his Liverpool career. Moreover, interestingly last season was his comeback season from the horrific ACL injury.
On other hand, another key member of Klopp’s side, Thiago is about head back to Liverpool as he quoted on his Instagram post “back to Liverpool”. The Spaniard was seen with his national compatriots Jordi Alba and Sergio Busquets as he enjoyed his vacation with family and friends in Italy and Spain.
Fabinho and Jota enjoy life-changing news
Liverpool midfielder Fabinho and his wife Rebeca Tavares have announced they’re expecting a baby boy. A video post by Rebeca’s Twitter account says: “LITTLE FAB IT’S COMING!! we are delighted to announce that we are expecting our baby boy, Israel.”
Meanwhile, the Brazilian isn’t the only one to share a big announcement this week, as Fabinho’s Liverpool teammate Diogo Jota announced his engagement to his partner and childhood sweetheart Rute Cardoso.
The stunning engagement video was shared via Jota’s Twitter account, and the video will melt fans’ hearts.
Liverpool will start their Premier League season at Fulham on August 6.
So far, Mohamed Salah, Trent Alexander-Arnold, Andy Robertson, Alisson, Darwin Nunez, Curtis Jones, Naby Keita, Kostas Tsimikas, Ibrahima Konate, and Caoimhin Kelleher has so far joined the camp.