Jurgen Klopp: Milner OK but waits for a check

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Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has confirmed there will be further checks on veteran midfielder James Milner. After injuring his head in a 2-0 win over Napoli.

The 36-year-old star kicked off the field as a real player. Ready to wear the armband as captain of the team in the Champions League Tuesday night.

However, the experienced midfielder was hit hard in the head. Which caused his head to bleed in the first half of the game at Anfield. Which caused him to leave the field prematurely UFABET

Former Manchester City star receives treatment and continued playing until the beginning of the second half. When he collapsed and sent a signal to the sidelines that he could no longer

Milner was replaced by Harvey Elliott in the 48th minute, with the next armband handed over to Virgil van Dijk.

Jurgen Klopp revealed that Milner appeared to be okay. But additional checks will be required. which is consistent with measures of concussion symptoms

“I don’t know. He seems fine now. But we may need additional checks.”

This season, the Reds have faced endless injury problems. And they may need to add Milner to that list, along with Luis Diaz, Diogo Jota, Arthur Melo and Joel Matip.

If Milner suffers from concussion from Napoli. That would mean him missing Sunday’s trip to Spurs in accordance with Premier League rules.