Liverpool defender Joe Gomez will be out of action until 2019 after suffering a
Joe Gomez sustained a fracture to the lower left leg during last night’s game against Burnley…
— Liverpool FC (@LFC) December 6, 2018
“Initial indications suggest the 21-year-old is facing a spell of up to six weeks out of action, though this is dependent on how his treatment and rehabilitation programmes progress.”
The England international has emerged as a vital first team player under Jürgen Klopp this season, making 18 appearances across all competitions.
He has featured in all but two Premier League games, starting eleven of them where he often partners January signing
Gomez’s injury news will be a cause for concern when Liverpool host Napoli next week on the final matchday of the Champions League group stages.