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MetiNews.Com - Alisson Becker has discussed how Liverpool are planning to play without Virgil van Dijk.
Breaking News ! Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker has opened up on Virgil van Dijk’s injury and offered the Dutch centre-back some advice as he prepares for a lengthy stretch on the sidelines. Van Dijk is set to undergo surgery on his knee after injuring his ACL, and Becker conceded he – and the rest of the team – will miss having him in the defence. Related articles Chelsea boss Frank Lampard urged to copy Liverpool for Timo Werner Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp warned over 'daft' transfer decision Van Dijk will likely miss the rest of the Premier League season after injuring his anterior cruciate ligament against Everton.After being tackled by Jordan Pickford in the opening ten minutes of the Merseyside Derby, he was taken away for scans which showed the worst.However, matters could be made worse for the domestic champions, with reports suggesting the problems in his knee might extend past the ACL.Van Dijk has been ever-present for Liverpool since his 2018 move from Southampton, and has only missed three league games in the two-and-a-half years he’s been at Anfield.JUST IN: Arsenal eye Houssem Aouar transfer but Juventus have plan for £54m Gunners target Alisson opens up on how Liverpool will play without Virgil van Dijk as Fabinho claim made (Image: GETTY)Now, however, he has to get set for a lengthy spell in the treatment room, and is unlikely to return until next season at the earliest.One man who knows how it feels to watch from the sidelines is Becker, who suffered a shoulder injury earlier this season and missed two league games as a result.And the goalkeeper, who is used to playing with Van Dijk ahead of him, admitted the team would miss the Dutch centre-back.Becker did, however, express that he believes Fabinho – who has filled in for Joel Matip and Van Dijk at the back this season – is more than capable of filling in.DON'T MISSPSG ambassador makes Kylian Mbappe transfer admission amid Liverpool 2021 interestMan Utd star Donny van de Beek told he's 'not needed' after Chelsea snubLiverpool told how to solve Virgil van Dijk transfer issue with Jordan Henderson Related articles Liverpool told how to solve Virgil van Dijk transfer issue Jurgen Klopp told he made Liverpool transfer blunder with Jota deal READ MORE What channel is Liverpool vs Midtjylland on? TV, live stream info “We cannot deny we will miss Virgil,” he said.“[But] Fab is a great player. We don't need to change the way we play but we will miss him, he's one of the best in the world.
.The goalkeeper missed nine league games last year through injuries, and was unable to play in the UEFA Super Cup final as a result.Get NOW TV's Sky Sports season pass now and save 25 per cent Alisson opens up on how Liverpool will play without Virgil van Dijk as Fabinho claim made (Image: REACH PLC) READ MORE PSG chief makes Kylian Mbappe transfer admission amid Liverpool talks He continued: “It's bad not being involved.“[It’s] the worst thing for a player. It's part of the job, injuries."We try to avoid them and prevent them but sometimes they happen. It was a long 3 weeks, like 3 months."It's always hard because you want to help. Alisson opens up on how Liverpool will play without Virgil van Dijk as Fabinho claim made (Image: GETTY)"I believe in my faith and working hard helps me to make a fast recovery."Every injury you have on a ligament still feels something weird, not pain but it's just weird."It's nothing that puts limits on my way to play."I feel comfortable with that."This article contains affiliate links, which means we may receive a commission on any sales of products or services we write about. This article was written completely independently, see more details here
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