Liverpool followers are fearful sick about their defensive disaster with THREE senior defenders now on the Anfield therapy desk.
Joe Gomez joined fellow centre-back Virgil van Dijk on Liverpool’s prolonged lay-off listing after he sustained a knee harm on worldwide obligation with England.
The truth is, Andy Robertson is the one first-choice defender who doesn’t have an harm, with Trent Alexander-Arnold choosing up a calf pressure within the Reds’ draw at Manchester City final weekend.
Alexander-Arnold’s is predicted to be out for as much as 4 weeks, so whereas his isn’t as critical as Gomez or Van Dijk’s accidents nevertheless it’s one other setback Jurgen Klopp actually didn’t want.
Nonetheless, John Barnes believes it’s not all doom and gloom. The Liverpool legend believes the group ought to stick with it enjoying as they usually would regardless of having all these defensive absentees.
Barnes additionally urged that Liverpool may very well be ‘extra defensively sound’ and should concede fewer targets with out the 22-year-old right-back.
He instructed Bonus Code Bets: “One participant getting injured, Trent Alexander-Arnold on this case, can’t have that form of impression on the group the place it utterly stops their manner of enjoying, it’s disrespectful to the opposite ten gamers on the pitch who’re preventing for the shirt.
“Trent being injured will not be one thing that Liverpool can not overcome as a result of new additions can are available and the techniques get barely tweaked.
“The substitute for Trent may be extra defensively sound and due to this fact Liverpool may concede fewer targets.
“When one participant is lacking, it’s not a devastating and detrimental loss like some individuals are led to assume.
“Relying on the sport, Liverpool can have James Milner there, who has a lot expertise within the large video games.
“Nonetheless, I wouldn’t be shocked if the younger boy Neco Williams performs, he’s a terrific expertise.”