Joe Gomez underwent surgery to correct a knee injury he suffered in England training on Wednesday. Liverpool He says that the operation performed on the tendon was successful and that he avoided ligament damage. Although the club does not want to set a time frame for his recovery, they have not ruled out the possibility of his return before the end of the season.
Gomez’s injury exacerbated Liverpool’s defensive selection and destabilized his situation England Colleagues. The 23-year-old missed the 2018 World Cup due to a serious injury. Goalkeeper Nick Pope, who will kick off the Wembley friendly against the Republic of Ireland, said Wednesday: “Joe made a pass or moved without anyone around him and ended up on the ground. He was in a lot of pain. When you see one of your friends or colleagues in …” The team is going through that, it is not an easy thing. “
Jürgen Klopp, from Sold out midfielder Dejan Lovren in July And he didn’t sign a cover, really without star defender Virgil van Dijk (knee ligaments), as well as Trent Alexander-Arnold (calf). It has been without Fabinho, who played central midfield, with a hamstring injury, though he hopes to regain it after the international break. His only option in the middle of defense is Joel Matip, who has just returned from a muscle problem.
People ask why there are so many injuries, it’s simple.
So many games, impossible to recover, when you know that this year is a strange year (Covid). No proper vacation time (personally I only have 8 days off) No suitable pre-season and crazy schedule !!
– Diane Lovren (@ Dejan06Lovren) November 12, 2020
Gomez has played nearly every minute of Liverpool’s seven matches in the 22 days since the international hiatus in October, and Southgate said he gave him an extra day to recover at the start of the week after his participation in Sunday’s 1-1 draw with Manchester City. “However, this is still happening,” Southgate said.
Like many coaches, including Klopp, Southgate is frustrated with the scale of matches players have been asked to play in the most bizarre seasons. It is believed that it will lead to more unfortunate injuries.
He said, “What was upsetting was seeing Joe was in a great deal of pain and the fact that there was no one around him when the injury occurred, so I didn’t like this item.” “One of the worst things as a global manager is that you borrow players and something happens to your watch and you feel responsible and you start coming back, but in this case, there’s nothing we did differently.”