Brendan Rodgers has recently made a comment on attacking midfielder, James Maddison’s availability for the big game against Liverpool.
The English international was not a part of the comprehensive 5-0 win over Newcastle due to an ankle injury. As per Rodgers’ press conference, James Maddison is expected to be back in the squad to face Liverpool.
Brendan Rogers’ Statement
“James is fine, he’s trained the last couple of days and he will be okay,”
Rodgers added further detail by mentioning the team bonding exercise as Leicester indulged in a game of golf before getting back to business.
“We trained most of the week and then we had a nice little morning on Thursday, playing some crazy golf,” Rodgers said. “Then we had a nice meal together, some lunch together.”
Premier League Standings
Liverpool has been the team to beat this season, as Jurgen Klopp’s men have secured seven wins in seven games. The Reds currently occupy the top spot.
Meanwhile, Leicester City has also looked gutsy this season with four wins, two draws, and a solitary defeat. The Foxes sit at the third spot while being seven points apart from Liverpool.
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The anticipated game between Liverpool and Leicester City will take place at Anfield on Saturday, October 5. The time for Kick-Off is 7:30 PM (IST)
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