” If I believe we have to take them off earlier then it makes no sense because centre-half is not in fact a position where you want to alter throughout a game and so we will see. An intense season is coming up.
” It is a complicated task at the moment, without explaining with specific players,” said Farke. “We have these concerns with crucial players who have missed a bit of pre-season because of injuries, COVID or returning back late from the Euros.
” If I believe we have to take them off previously then it makes no sense due to the fact that centre-half is not really a position where you wish to change during a video game therefore we will see. However both look really good. An intense season is coming up. We will see how we choose that.”
When Liverpool kick off the Premier League season at Norwich City on Saturday, Jürgen Klopp has a near-full squad to pick from.
” So it is not how you would paint an image for the first game of the season. We require to discover a balance due to the fact that we cant enter into the video game without our crucial gamers, but likewise cant go into this video game using it as a pre-season video game to offer time to those key gamers who have actually missed minutes in pre-season.
” I think so, it appears like,” he informed Liverpoolfc.com. “But how it is with these kind of things, we have absolutely nothing to hurry in this department.
” Apart from that, all the others trained at least two weeks. And some of them skilled 5 weeks. So I have precisely the situation I want to have.
The Reds will be without Curtis Jones (concussion) and Andy Robertson (ankle) for the 5.30 pm BST opener at Carrow Road.
” Of course, Hendo and Thiago started late to train so their pre-season, if you want, began recently and they need it since we dont get ready for one game, we prepare for a full season with a lot of games in the most intense league on the planet.
Speaking previously in the week, Klopp was likewise positive about the accessibility of Gomez and Virgil van Dijk to begin the clash with the Canaries if hired.
” We just need to make then a decision on who will start, who will come on, things like this and if I think they are prepared for 90 minutes then they are ready to begin.
” I hope it remains like this, that we up until now we have no major injuries– apart from Robbo certainly, who is not available for the weekend. And Curtis, however he is healthy once again, its just a protocol and we will naturally respect that.
Summer season signing Ibrahima Konate awaits his competitive debut for the club, while Joe Gomezs next start will be his 100th for Liverpool in all competitions.
” Apart from that, all the others trained at least 2 weeks. And some of them qualified 5 weeks. I have exactly the situation I want to have.
Thiago Alcantara and Jordan Henderson might likewise be kept back as they continue to build up physical fitness following a later return to pre-season.
The house side, meanwhile, will lack midfielder Przemyslaw Placheta and Norwich head coach Daniel Farke also verified Andrew Omobamidele (tonsillitis) is a doubt.
” We will need to dig in and work our method into the season. The team choice for the very first couple of games will be tricky.”
” Thats it, thats now the scenario, an excellent situation however still I have to make some decisions.”
” They are all here, all our players are here in the moment and that indicates we need to make choices,” said Klopp at his pre-match press conference.