Liverpool trust that Salah and Van Dijk are “completely fine” for the Champions League

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The Liverpool champion of the FA Cup by imposing on Chelsea in the lottery of penalties. Although the news was in the title for the redswhat really transpired was that both Mohamed Salah how Virgil Van Dijk the game ended up injured fourteen days before the end of the Champions League against him Real Madrid.

The Egyptian striker was the first to leave the field of play, forced. Salah lasted half an hour in the green. He went down and had to be replaced. The passage of him already when leaving the field invited to think that the injury was not of considerable gravity. Something that he himself later confirmed when asked if he will be in the final of paris 2022. “Of course!”, He affirmed at the exit of the stadium.

Good feelings that also confirmed the own Jürgen Klopp at a press conference, both as ‘Mo’ Salah and with the Dutch central defender: “They are both really good. All we know is that it’s not a big deal. The next game is on Tuesday and it’s too early. But I think they’re both completely fine.”

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In the case of Van Dijk, the defender was able to complete regular time together with his teammates, but had to be substituted before the start of extra time due to physical discomfort. Some discomfort that, according to Klopp, may be due to muscle fatigue. So he will surely be ready for the Champions League final.

“The best physiotherapies are winning games. Honestly, I have a problem because I can’t celebrate anything because we play on Tuesday. Not because of the people, but because of the team. It’s like that. Tomorrow (for this Sunday) I will have more information about the physical condition of my players,” Klopp added.

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At a press conference, the German coach wanted to highlight the winning character of his team: “It is extraordinary that we are talking about winning four titles. It is crazy, but at this moment I do not know what will happen. We will have to make a few changes and play against Southampton, who will have their last game of the season at home and don’t want to lose”.

“The important thing is that we have won two domestic cups. Alexander-Arnold is the youngest to win the six possible titles at 23 years old and there are many special stories… after the game I told him that I would have signed him four years earlier and Thiago He told me that I told him he had to run,” said the Liverpool manager.

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