Dec 9 (Reuters) – Liverpool winger Luis Diaz will undergo medical checks after suffering physical complaints after leaving the Premier League club’s pre-season training camp in Dubai, manager Jürgen Klopp said.
Diaz, who earlier this week said he was “happy to be back”, reportedly relapsed from a knee injury suffered in October and was missing training sessions on Thursday and Friday before Liverpool’s friendlies. against Lyon and Milan.
“We have to do with Lucho (Díaz). He felt something and we have to evaluate it further,” Klopp told Liverpoolfc.com on Friday.
The Colombian striker has played 12 games so far this season, in which he has scored four goals and provided three assists, after signing for Klopp’s team in the summer from FC Porto. (Reporting by Janina Nuno Ríos in Mexico City; Editing in Spanish by Javier Leira)