Portuguese Jose Mourinho returned to launch his strong statements after he doubted the existence of an injury crisis in Liverpool, confirming that there is only one effective injury among his ranks.
Tottenham Hotspur coach said during the press conference on the eve of the two teams’ confrontation at (Anfield Road) at the top of the 13th round of the Premier League: “I think that Alison is not injured, and so is Alexander Arnold. I also think Matip will participate, Fabinho is not injured, and Robertson is also, Vinaldome is not.” Injured, and Henderson as well, Salah is not injured, and the same is true for Firmino and Mane. The only injured person is Virgil Van Dyck, who is a great player. ”
“If you give me a list of Liverpool’s injured, compare it with his best formation,” he added.
The Premier League title holder enters the Wednesday match without Spaniard Thiago Alcantara and Joe Gomes, the Greek Costas Tsimikas, and finally the Portuguese Diogo Jota, in addition to Van Dijk.
He continued, “I can provide a list of injured people in Tottenham. We are missing two players from the under 16-year-old team, the same for the under-21 team, and 3 from the youth team. We also miss the services of Laila and Tanganga.”
And he added, “But is Loris injured? No, Alderfired? No, Dyer? No, Region? No, Harry Kane? No, Son? No, Mora? No.”
Wednesday’s match is of particular importance for the two teams, given their position in the table, as they share the lead with 25 points, with the “Spurs” advantage on goal difference.