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Jurgen Klopp confirms Dominik Szoboszlai blow after Newcastle win


Liverpool faced off with Newcastle on Monday evening, aware that a win would see them go three points above Aston Villa and five above Manchester City.

When all was said and done, Liverpool ran out 4-2 winners. The Reds now turn their attention to the FA Cup where they face Arsenal in the 3rd round on Sunday. Back Liverpool to win at 5/2 with bet365.

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Liverpool dealt Dominik Szoboszlai injury blow

It was not all positive for Liverpool vs Newcastle, though, as Jurgen Klopp has confirmed that Dominik Szoboszlai suffered a hamstring injury in Liverpool’s 4-2 victory.

Speaking after the final whistle, Klopp confirmed that the midfielder had suffered a hamstring injury but was unable to confirm how long his side could be left without the 23-year-old’s services.

“Now we don’t know the extent of it, obviously. We have to wait.”

“Yeah (he came off because of injury). We wanted to take him off,” he told reporters. “It was the plan but unfortunately it was a minute late because in the last situation he felt the hamstring.

Szoboszlai is set to join Thiago Alcantara, Stefan Bajcetic, Andy Robertson, Joel Matip, and Kostas Tsimikas on the Reds’ injury list.

Josh Barker

Josh Barker

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