Liverpool are actually sweating on the health of Andy Robertson after the left-back was left in appreciable ache after showing to badly roll his proper ankle.
The Scotland captain, who was in a position to limp off the pitch with help, sustained the harm throughout Sunday’s pre-season pleasant towards Athletic Bilbao.
Robertson chased down Alex Berenguer and tried to dam his cross earlier than half-time, solely to go over on his proper ankle.
Left writhing in ache in entrance of the Kop, teammate Naby Keita immediately rushed to the stricken Scot earlier than the medical crew had an opportunity to asses.
The 40,000 followers inside Anfield gave the defender a raucous spherical of applause as he walked off with the help of the physios and with a glance of discomfort etched on his face.
Kostas Tsimikas was being held again for Monday’s pleasant towards Osasuna, so teenager Owen Beck was handed his likelihood by Jurgen Klopp.
Robertson appeared in each Premier League recreation final season, however now faces an anxious wait earlier than Saturday’s season opener towards Norwich City.
Diogo Jota opened the scoring for the hosts, earlier than Berenguer levelled the scores within the second half towards the 2019/20 Premier League champions.