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Alisson recovers, returns to training

Liverpool first-choice goalkeeper Alisson has returned to training after fully recovering from a hip injury. It can be recalled that the Brazilian was forced out of Liverpool's final three matches before the season was suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic. The 27-year-old picked up the injury in training ahead of Liverpool's 2 nil loss to Chelsea in the 5th round of the FA Cup at Stamford Bridge on March 3. Adrian was called upon to fill the void as they beat Bournemouth in the Premier League. This was before a nightmare showing in the Last 16 of the UEFA Champions League against Atletico Madrid where the Reds were kicked out after suffering defeats over the two legs. READ: Real Madrid set to offload Bale and James Rodriguez Alisson stepped up his recuperation after the UK...

Klopp names Liverpool’s biggest asset ahead of West Ham clash

Liverpool welcome West Ham to Anfield in the Premier League on Monday night and Jurgen Klopp has expressed delight to have his greatest asset available for the game. The Reds have not played at Anfield since the 1 nil win over Shrewsbury in the FA Cup, a game in which Klopp and his entire first-team played no part. The last time the senior squad played at Anfield was in the 4 nil routing of Southampton. Jurgen Klopp wrote on the matchday program: ‘What will be critical for us this evening is the support from our greatest asset of all – the Anfield crowd,’ ‘It’s a Monday night and it’s under the lights. It’s been a break since we were all here last and I think that adds to the hunger. ‘But most important is that our supporters recognize just how much we need them. They have played ...