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Sport Liverpool Predicted XI: Tottenham (A)

17:30  14 september  2018
17:30  14 september  2018 Source:   readsport.co

Firmino discharged from hospital following eye injury scare

  Firmino discharged from hospital following eye injury scare The forward sustained an eye injury in Liverpool's win against Tottenham, but suffered no lasting damageLiverpool have confirmed that Roberto Firmino has been discharged from hospital following an assessment on an eye injury sustained in Saturday's 2-1 win at Tottenham .

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There’s no easing out of the international break for Liverpool this weekend as the Reds travel to London to take on Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday.

Liverpool were hammered 4-1 last season in the corresponding fixture and they’ll be looking for revenge this time around.

The Reds go into the game having won all four of their opening league games and they’ll be looking to make it five on the spin.

Here’s the XI that I think Jurgen Klopp will select for the game.

Firmino's eye injury revealed to be not serious .
The full extent of Roberto Firmino’s eye injury has been revealed, with the Brazilian being released from the hospital after examinations. In an update on LiverpoolFC.com, the club announced that the examination has revealed that confirmed an abrasion of the eye, but there will be no lasting damage to the Brazilian’s eye. The striker was sent to the hospital after being forced off the pitch after Liverpool’s 2-1 win over Tottenham at Wembley. However, Firmino will be assessed before the Reds begin their Champions League campaign against Paris Saint Germain next week. But, Firmino has not been ruled out of the fixture yet, so could potentially feature The striker travelled back separately from his teammates with club doctor Andy Massey, with his teammates recording a video message for their injured comrade. The striker is therefore likely to return to action soon, with the injury being less serious than first expected.

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