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Jurgen Klopp offers Virgil van Dijk injury update


Liverpool booked their spot in the 4th round of the FA Cup on Sunday when they beat Premier League title rivals Arsenal 2-0.

The Reds are back in cup action on Wednesday when they face Fulham in the semi-final of the League Cup. Liverpool are 2/5 favourites with bet365 for that game.

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Virgil van Dijk injury update

Virgil van Dijk was not named in Liverpool’s matchday squad against Arsenal in the FA Cup 3rd round after he fell ill due to a viral infection.

After the match, Jurgen Klopp provided a hilarious update on the player’s condition and suggested he could be fit again in time for the Reds’ next game.

At his post-match press conference, the Reds manager was asked if the Dutchman will return for a semi-final first-leg clash with Fulham in the League Cup on Wednesday, to which he replied: “We hope so. It’s difficult for Virgil to look sh*t, but he did.”

After facing Fulham, Liverpool will enjoy an 11-day break before their next Premier League game away at Bournemouth.

Josh Barker

Josh Barker

Middlesbrough fan from the North East of England. @JoshBarker979 on Twitter.