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The likes of Real Madrid and Barcelona have been linked with the Egypt international after comments made in December where he left the door open to a possible Anfield exit.
The English champions are expected to be without Virgil van Dijk and Joe Gomez for the rest of the season, while Joel Matip is also currently sidelined leaving Klopp without a senior recognised centre-back. Midfielder Fabinho has deputised in central defence for most the season, while youngsters Rhys Williams and Nat Phillips have had to be drafted in.
Liverpool are unlikely to add any further additions to their squad during the January transfer window, according to The Athletic.
It is "paramount" that Liverpool sign a central defender in the January transfer window after Joel Matip sustained another injury, says former star Jamie Carragher.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has explained why Mohamed Salah played the duration of the club’s Champions League clash against Midtjylland on Wednesday night.
England internationals Joe Gomez (knee) and Jordan Henderson (thigh) were the latest to be added to the list in the last few days, the former potentially being ruled out for the rest of the season.
Liverpool boss Juergen Klopp has said he hopes the club’s young centre backs can step up in the absence of injured regulars as the Premier League champions cope with an injury crisis.
Jurgen Klopp insists Liverpool ‘will fight’ to overcome their ‘difficult’ injury situation and says his side will have ‘no self-pity’ ahead of this weekend’s crucial clash with league leaders Leicester at Anfield.
Van Dijk was expected to miss the rest of this season after rupturing his anterior cruciate ligament in the Merseyside derby last month, following his controversial collision with Jordan Pickford.
This comes as a surprise after a report on Wednesday that Liverpool were optimistic about Henderson’s chances of being able to play against Leicester. It could be that they had hope earlier in the week that he would be able to pass a fitness test, only for them to find out in the last 24 hours that it was not going to be the case.
According to the Mirror, Mohamed Salah is set to miss Liverpool’s clash against top of the league Leicester on Sunday due to the Premier League’s self-isolation rules.
Jurgen Klopp’s side were already struggling with a defensive injury crisis after losing Virgil van Dijk and Fabinho, but their situation worsened last week when Gomez picked up an injury that could rule him out for the rest of the season.
Liverpool have been offered the chance to sign Daryl Janmaat as a short-term defensive cover, according to reports from TeamTalk.
Gomez joins team-mate Virgil van Dijk on the injury list, with the Dutchman unlikely to feature this season, while midfielder-turned-defender Fabinho is also currently sidelined.
Contracted to the Reds until 2023, Van Dijk will soon be approached by management about opening talks about a new contract.
England manager Gareth Southgate has confirmed that Joe Gomez withdrawn from the squad due to a knee injury he suffered in training on Wednesday.
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