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The former Southampton captain has endured a catalogue of injuries across the last couple of seasons and has managed only 18 Premier League appearances for Liverpool since the beginning of the 2016-17 campaign.
Klopp has now revealed that the 30-year-old won't be fit before the club's 11-day break at the end of this month, as quoted by The Liverpool Echo:
As a result, Liverpool fans have taken to Twitter to voice their opinions on Lallana's latest injury - with a number of jabs being taken at the versatile midfielder.
Is Adam Lallana made from crisps?— Gareth Cross (@GCross24) 14 January 2019
According to Klopp Adam Lallana could be out for up to 1 month, as he suffered a knock in the training before the Wolves match— home of LFC (@LFCupdates4) 14 January 2019
Adam Lallana's cycle in the last two and a half years:— ٠•●G●•٠ (@Proud__Scouser) 15 January 2019
Injured for 3 months ➡ Return and play 10-15 mins ➡ Klopp says he is in brilliant shape ➡ Missing next game because of a small injury ➡ Actually injured for 3 months ➡ Repeat
It's actually embarrassing now #LFC pic.twitter.com/D9B8s6ILDm
Lallana has played 11% of Liverpool gametime over the last 2 years— SimonBrundish (@SimonBrundish) 8 January 2019
Despite his issues, Klopp still appears to have faith in Lallana - with the German seemingly hopeful that he can shape up and take part in the final stages of the season as Liverpool push towards a first Premier League title.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp insisted Adam Lallana still has a role to play for the Premier League leaders despite the midfielder's injury woes.— OlusolaAlabi (@IjobaSports1) 12 January 2019
Lallana, 30, only made three starts in all competitions last season, and he has managed that same number so far this campaign. pic.twitter.com/t8azORPZOf
Source : 90min