Liverpool will face Newcastle united for their upcoming Premier League Clash, and here are the players expected to play and not play.
Liverpool is once again witnessing an injury crisis. The crisis was on the entire summer and is still continuing to haunt Red fans. There are currently 10 Liverpool players out due to an injury.
The Reds manager was seen in relief as many players, including Diogo Jota, Thiago, and others might be returning sooner than what was thought earlier.
Newcastle injury crisis before Liverpool Clash
But as Newcastle are coming to play at Anfield, it seems Liverpool are not the only club witnessing an injury crisis.
Crucial players like Krafth, Guimaraes, and Wilson are out due to some injury or another. While in-form winger Also was seen limping following scoring an equalizer against the Wolves.
According to Newcastle Manager Howe, Bruno has a slight injury and will hopefully only be out for a couple of games. He won’t be available for the Liverpool game, though. The manager also feels players are exerting too much, which is becoming a reason for their injuries.
Ex-Red Jonjo Shelvey will also be out due to a long-term injury. The manager is also counting on playing new signing Isak once the FA approves his work permit.
Newcastle are enjoying a good start to the season. They come in without a loss. They won against Nottingham Forest while drawing successive games against Brighton, Manchester City, and Wolverhampton Wanderers.
While for Liverpool, the start was not as they had hoped. The Reds failed to win their first three games and also lost to arch-rivals Man United. But Reds came bouncing back and thrashed Bournemouth 9-0. The thrashing went on to equal the biggest Premier League victory record, while it brought back joy to Anfield.