Just when you thought things couldn’t get any worse for Liverpool after their controversial defeat to Tottenham Hotspur at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, along comes a really bad report about Cody Gakpo.
Cody Gakpo was in action for Liverpool against Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League on Saturday evening.
Gakpo scored for the Reds.
Liverpool lost the game 2-1 at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.
It was an extremely controversial game.
A goal by Liverpool winger Luis Diaz was ruled out for offside.
Jürgen Klopp’s team had two players sent off.
Cody Gakpo injury update for Liverpool fans
And now to make matters worse for Liverpool, it is reported that Gakpo could be out for several weeks.
As you can see below, Dutch journalist Rik Elfrink has reported on Twitter that Gakpo could remain on the sidelines for several weeks.
Elfrink added that the £120,000 a week (Spotrac) Striker will not play for the Netherlands during the October international break.
After the game against Tottenham on Saturday evening, Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp suggested that Gakpo’s injury was serious.
Blow for Liverpool and Cody Gakpo
Klopp said, as quoted by Liverpool official websitethat Gakpo “wore braces.”
The 24-year-old suffered a knock before scoring Liverpool’s equalizer at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium following a foul from Destiny Udogie.
The Dutch international striker was substituted at half-time.
Gakpo has scored two goals and two substitute appearances in five starts in the Premier League so far this season.
It would be a huge blow for Liverpool and Gakpo if the striker spends the next few weeks on the sidelines.
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