Nevertheless, because the group celebrated the win on the pitch, a supporter ran from the stands and inadvertently gave Liverpool supervisor Jurgen Klopp a variety headache.
“A supporter jumped over one thing, was chased by some safety guys, slipped and kicked his [Adrian’s] ankle. Loopy,” Klopp stated in a press convention Friday.
Liverpool face Southampton within the English Premier League Saturday because it continues its bid for a 19th home title.
Klopp, clearly bemused by the scenario, confirmed that Adrian’s ankle was swollen and a choice on whether or not he begins will likely be made nearer to kickoff.
“There isn’t a doubt about how a lot we love our followers, but when all of them may cease doing that — it isn’t humorous,” Klopp added.
“If one individual can’t cease himself, then the individuals round ought to do it.”
Who’s Andy Lonergan?
If 32-year-old Adrian fails to be slot in time, Klopp must depend on both 35-year-old Andy Lonergan or 20-year-old Caoimhin Kelleher — though the latter has solely simply graduated from the membership’s academy.
Lonergan, maybe essentially the most lifelike various, is but to play a aggressive sport for the Reds however has loved a protracted profession taking part in for a bunch of groups within the decrease divisions of English soccer.
He solely joined Liverpool this summer time to assist out with a goalkeeping scarcity on the membership, with each Loris Karius and Simon Mignolet departing.