Jota out of action for six to eight weeks

Sun 13 December 2020 | 17:19

According to Jurgen Klopp, Diogo Jota, the Portuguese striker of Liverpool, will be out of action for 6 to 8 weeks.

Jurgen Klopp

's team is struggling with a big nightmare this season.


stars are getting injured one after another, and it has become very difficult for the German coach and his team due to their tight schedule in several competitions.

The last injury of the Reds was the Portuguese star,

Diogo Jota

. The player suffered a knee injury during Liverpool's

Champions League

match against


and left the pitch to raise concerns about his health.

 In this regard, in the past few days, English sources claimed that Jota's injury was more serious than expected and that the player will probably be out of action for two months. Now

Jurgen Klopp

has confirmed the bad news and announced ahead of tonight's match against


that the Portuguese striker will be out for six to eight weeks due to a knee injury.

"Yeah, it’s worse than we first thought and better than we then thought,"

Klopp told the reporters.

"All the potential surgeons had a look on it, no surgery needed. But he will be out for a while. We don’t know exactly but one-and-a-half, two months. We don’t know exactly. It’s pretty similar with Kostas Tsimikas, by the way. Unbelievable.”

source: SportMob

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