Liverpool vs Newcastle team news: Trent Alexander-Arnold boost for Boxing Day

Liverpool vs Newcastle team news: Trent Alexander-Arnold boost for Boxing Day
Trent Alexander-Arnold is set to be available for Liverpool’s Boxing Day clash with Newcastle United.


The defender has been sidelined since sustaining a foot injury throughout the Reds’ 1-0 Champions League conclusion over metropolis earlier this month.


Nathaniel Clyne and James Milner have featured in his role, serving to Jurgen Klopp’s facet to victories over Manchester United and Wolverhampton Wanderers severally.


But Alexander-Arnold may be in line to reclaim his place at right-back on weekday once proving his fitness in coaching.




 

Klopp has additionally received an extra fitness boost earlier than Newcastle’s visit to Merseyside, with midfielder Naby Keita set to be on the market.


The Guinean was forced off throughout Friday’s 2-0 win at Wolves once studying a cut on his foot however can resume coaching at Melwood on weekday.


That leaves Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (knee), Joel Matip (collarbone) and Joe Gomez (ankle) as Liverpool’s solely absentees.


Oxlade-Chamberlain isn’t expected to feature before the tip of the season, whereas the latter pair area unit in line for a come back in late January.


Source: Evening Standard

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