Liverpool team news: Klopp suffers massive injury blow ahead of Man United clash, star forward out for up to six weeks
Liverpool have been dealt a massive injury blow ahead of their clash with Manchester United this weekend.
The high-profile Premier League encounter takes place at Anfield on Saturday October 14, kick-off is scheduled for 12:30 (GMT).
Jurgen Klopp’s side will be looking to return to winning ways after being held to a 1-1 draw by Newcastle United a fortnight ago.
Man United meanwhile sit joint top of the Premier League following six wins and one draw in their opening seven games. Jose Mourinho’s side recorded a comfortable 4-0 win over Crystal Palace back on September 30.
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Liverpool Team News:
Liverpool boss Klopp has been dealt a massive blow in the lead up to Saturday’s clash. Star forward Sadio Mane has been ruled out after suffering an injury during the international break.
Mane – who was included in the 30-man Ballon d’Or nomination list on Monday – faces up to six weeks on the sidelines due to a hamstring injury.
Meanwhile, Emre Can was back in action over the break. The 23-year-old scored his first goal for the Germany national team and is available for selection against the Red Devils.