Liverpool’s young player , Harvey Elliott , is ready to get back on his feet after feeling devastated by the injury he picked up at Leeds United’s headquarters . In the Leeds vs Liverpool match which took place at Elland Road Stadium, Sunday (12/9/2021) night WIB, Harvey Elliott appeared as a starter.
Harvey Elliott got the opportunity from his coach, Juergen Klopp , to become the main bodyguard of Liverpool’s midfield. For Harvey Elliott, this is the third time he is trusted to appear as a starter in an English Premier League match for the 2021-2022 season.
However, when he started to gain full trust, the 18-year-old midfielder actually experienced a terrible incident when he appeared in the match against Leeds United.When the match entered the 58th minute, he was hit by a tackle from Leeds player, Pascal Struijk.
Harvey Elliott immediately fell and winced in pain after getting the tackle. At the same time, Mohamed Salah who was near Harvey Elliott showed a panicked movement. He signaled for Harvey Elliott to get treatment right away.
Liverpool coach, Juergen Klopp, as well as several players on the bench also showed a similar reaction. Shortly after, the referee in charge allowed the medical team to enter the field and treat Harvey Elliott.
When Harvey Elliott received treatment, Pascal Struijk looked guilty. He also could not avoid the red card penalty issued by the referee.
The Athletic wrote, Struijk deserved a red card for committing a serious violation that endangered Elliott. That reason is said to be the basis even though in the reruns of Pascal Struijk it appears that he had accidentally injured Harvey Elliott.
Pascal Struijik also picked up the ball from behind and there was movement from the other foot when he landed the tackle. In replays, Pascal Struijk’s shin can be seen pressing on the ankle or ankle of Harvey Elliott, causing the injury.
Harvey Elliott, who had received treatment in the field, was then taken to hospital. Now, the London-born player has reportedly left the hospital and is scheduled to go up to the operating table in the near future.
Quoted from The Athletic , Elliott’s operation will most likely be carried out on Tuesday (14/9/2021) local time. The Athletic also predict Elliott will have an ankle dislocation .
Harvey Elliott said that the incidents and injuries that occurred in the match against Leeds had left him hurt and devastated. However, he didn’t want the incident to drag him down for too long.
Harvey Elliott is determined to get back on his feet and return to the field in a fitter state. The support and prayers from many parties strengthened Harvey Elliott’s determination to recover quickly.
injury,” wrote Harvey Elliott on his personal Instagram account. “Many thanks to everyone who has messaged me and my family, it means a lot to us.”
everything in the rehabilitation process to be back as soon as possible.”
“I know I have a lot of amazing supporters at Liverpool and we will get through this together.” “To all Liverpool fans, your support means a lot to me. I am one of you and I can’t wait to come back faster, fitter and stronger, so I can help the team in the future,” said Harvey Elliott in a statement.