Liverpool midfielder Harvey Elliott suffered a major ankle injury versus Leeds United at the weekend.
The 18- year-old midfielder sustained the injury after a deal with from the Leeds protector Pascal Struijk. Elliott’s ankle was caught under the protector’s foot throughout an obstacle.
The Belgian was greatly slammed on social networks after the video game however the Liverpool gamer has actually now required to Instagram to safeguard the Leeds protector.
Pascal Struijk sends out apology to Harvey Elliott pic.twitter.com/3ZRtwc4sMj
— LFC Fans Corner (@LFCFansCorner) September 12, 2021
Elliot shared a post declaring that his injury wasn’t the protector’s fault and he ought to not have actually been dispatched either.
The Liverpool gamer branded the injury as a freak event.
Harvey Elliott on Struijk’s difficulty (through Instagram) pic.twitter.com/SauQC5eR8U
— Phil Hay (@PhilHay_) September 13, 2021
The midfielder is set to go through surgical treatment today and he is anticipated to be sidelined for a number of months with a dislocated ankle.
Elliott was on loan at Blackburn Rovers last season and he handled to require his method into Jurgen Klopp’s first-team strategies after impressing throughout his loan spell.
The young midfielder will be dissatisfied to have actually gotten a long term injury however he has actually promised to come back more powerful.
Elliott began in 3 of Liverpool’s 4 Premier League video games up until now.
The 18- year-old is extremely ranked at Anfield and he has a huge future ahead of him.
Liverpool lost a number of essential gamers to long term injuries last season and the Reds will be wishing for much better luck on the injury front this year specifically after Elliott’s prolonged layoff.
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