Liverpool FC have confirmed striker Fabio Borini has undergone surgery on a fractured bone in his foot, with the striker now could face three months out of action.  It leaves Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers with just one fit striker in Luis Suarez.

A club statement reads:

‘Liverpool have confirmed Fabio Borini is to undergo an operation on a fractured bone in his foot.  ‘The forward originally sustained an injury to the area during the recent Anfield clash with Manchester United.  He then further aggravated the problem resulting in a fracture and returned from international duty with Italy last week.  Borini was assessed by the club’s medical team upon his return to Melwood and a decision was made for the 21-year-old to have surgery.  Typically, an injury of this nature requires a three-month rehabilitation period.’

With Borini Injured and Suarez currently the Reds only first team Striker, the stage is set for the 18-year old striker, Samed Yesil to shine.  Yesil has scored 3 goals for Germany over the international break and to date the striker has scored 31 goals in 29 games for Germany’s youth team.

Chris
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Married to the amazing Sarah and raising Jakey, Daniel, Amelia, Josh & Jonah in our blended family. Passionate for Jesus, social work & sport.

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