Liverpool injury crisis with Joel Matip in hospital for shoulder scan and Trent Alexander-Arnold foot scare

JOEL MATIP was sent to hospital for scans on his shoulder and Trent Alexander-Arnold hobbled off with a bad foot as Liverpool fell into an injury crisis ahead of their clash against Manchester United.

Defender Matip completed 90 minutes of the 1-0 win over Napoli at Anfield that secured their spot in the Champions League last-16.

Liverpool injury crisis with Joel Matip in hospital for shoulder scan and Trent Alexander-Arnold foot scareReuters3 Joel Matip was sent to hospital for scans on his shoulder after going down late on

But it was a collision in the final minutes of the Champions League clash that left him writhing in pain on the pitch.

Liverpool staff decided it was best to send him to a hospital for a scan.

Although he now must seriously be considered a doubt for the meeting against Jose Mourinho's men in Merseyside on Sunday.

Klopp admitted after the game that Alexander-Arnold's knock will require further assessment and said it had been "painful".

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