The Reds decided to add a new member to their medical staff following the injury crisis on the team.
have decided to appoint doctor
, who has an experience of working withSchalke
, as the club’s first head of recovery and performance. According to the Reds, Schlumberger will
“support and work in close collaboration with the current performance, medical and rehabilitation leadership”.
Schlumberger also has an experience of working with other Bundesliga clubs and with the long list of absentees in Liverpool he could be a good addition to their staff.Virgil van Dijk
, andKonstantinos Tsimikas
are all sidelined due to their knee injuries whileNaby Keita
suffer from muscle problems. On the other handTrent Alexander-Arnold
, andXherdan Shaqiri
just recently joined the team after spending a while in recovery.
, has already expressed his concerns over the players’ injuries while also admitting that the back-to-back to matches could lay more pressure on his men. And though he hoped for the availability of the five substitutions option on a match, it was later revealed that option has been voted down by the Premier League clubs.