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Diogo Jota to miss rest of the season due to foot injury

Sun 16 May 2021 | 16:35

Liverpool Portuguese star Diogo Jota has suffered a foot injury and will probably miss the rest of the season.

Liverpool

have struggled a lot since the start of the season, with many of the key players being forced to sit out due to various injuries.

Liverpool lost

Virgil van Dijk

due to a long-term knee injury back in October. This, however, was the beginning of the Reds' misfortune, as other stars such as Joe Gomez, Thiago Alcântara and several other players have suffered from various injuries in recent months.

Now Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has announced another injury blow to the team. At the most critical time of the season, when Liverpool desperately need to win the reaming matches in order to qualify for the Champions League, it has been revealed that the Reds’ forward Diogo Jota has suffered a foot injury and is set to sit out for the remainder of the season.

"No good thing without a bad thing – so, we won at Manchester United but Diogo got something with the bone. Not too serious but serious enough to end the season. That's it."

Klopp told

Sky Sports

.

Liverpool are currently fifth in the Premier League table with 61 points, three points away from the top-four zone.


source: SportMob