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Klopp tight-lipped on Hendo & Van Dijk’s likelihood for Euros
April 2, 2021
Jurgen Klopp wouldn’t be drawn on whether or not Jordan Henderson and Virgil van Dijk can be match for this summer time’s Euros, however Roberto Firmino is again match forward of Saturday.
The Reds discover themselves in a more healthy place by way of kind and health having returned from the worldwide break, with no new accidents arising whereas the gamers have been on responsibility.
Having picked up back-to-back wins over RB Leipzig and Wolves, Liverpool can head into this weekend’s conflict with Arsenal with confidence, and can be buoyed by the supply of Firmino.
Talking at his pre-match press convention on Friday, Klopp confirmed that “Bobby is again,” however revealed that Caoimhin Kelleher and Divock Origi are nonetheless sidelined.
There are nonetheless, in fact, a glut of long-term accidents, and the main focus was on Henderson and Van Dijk as journalists requested about their prospects of constructing the Euros for England and the Netherlands respectively.
“I don’t know concerning the Euros, to be trustworthy,” he insisted.
“Nothing modified. They’re all within the place they need to be within the second, and that’s it. The remainder of the time will present. I don’t know.
“I don’t need to take a participant away from Holland or England. If they’re prepared, they’re prepared. If they don’t seem to be prepared, I can’t change that.
“They’re within the second within the rehab course of. It’s not about me making this determination, I solely ship the information when I’ve it, and I don’t have any within the second.
“No dangerous information, no good information – they can not play tomorrow – in order that’s the state of affairs.”
Pushed additional on Henderson’s health – with Gareth Southgate expressing doubts over his involvement this summer time – Klopp remained tight-lipped, with it probably the captain is just not again for the remainder of the season.
“I’m sorry, what can I say? He’s not right here within the second, he can’t practice, however he’ll practice within the subsequent days and weeks for certain, in order that’s how it’s,” he continued.
“However nothing to say from me. The issue is I’m not a health care provider, I’m not a surgeon, I’m not this and that.
“It’s nearly time and if the time can be sufficient, I don’t know. However I hope so!”