Klopp gives update on Salah and Van Dijk injuries after Liverpool FA Cup win

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Mohamed Salah and Virgil van Dijk successful  enactment   for Liverpool.
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Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has fixed updates connected Mohamed Salah and Virgil van Dijk aft some players were substituted during the Reds' FA Cup last triumph implicit Chelsea connected Saturday.

Salah went down holding his limb aft fractional an hr and was replaced by Diogo Jota with 33 minutes gone astatine Wembley, portion Van Dijk was subbed disconnected for Joel Matip close astatine the extremity of mean time.

"Mo is simply a spot much [serious] than Virg," Klopp said aft the match. "Virg had small problems crossed the 120 minutes.

"Mo came and I had to marque a decision. He said, 'I could transportation on, but I felt a small bit.' So I took him off. We person the squad. I anticipation helium volition beryllium fine."

For his part, Van Dijk said: "Hopefully [I recover] well, we’re going to cheque it out. I felt successful the archetypal fractional erstwhile I sprinted, I felt a twinge down my knee.

"I played on. [But] successful the end, I can’t hazard it for the squad and I request to spot Joel. Hopefully it volition beryllium fine."

Liverpool volition anticipation some players are acceptable for their run-in the Premier League and if not, decidedly for the Champions League last against Real Madrid connected May 28.

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Ben Hayward is Weekend Editor for FourFourTwo. A European shot writer with implicit 15 years’ experience, helium has covered games each implicit the satellite - including 3 World Cups, respective Champions League finals, Euros, Copa América - and has spent overmuch of that clip successful Spain. He presently divides his clip betwixt Barcelona and London.