Diaz sustained an harm earlier within the week throughout Liverpool’s coaching camp within the United Arab Emirates, whereas Elliott got here off within the twenty ninth minute of the Dubai Super Cup opener with Olympique Lyonnais on Sunday.
Speaking at a press convention following the Reds’ 3-1 defeat, Klopp mentioned: “Harvey bought a knock earlier than we scored, Harvey bought a knock. But I believe we had been fortunate.
“He appears to be like positive now however he feels it, that is regular, there was contact. But I hope we had been fortunate in that second.”
On Diaz, he continued: “Yeah, he was not in the absolute best place. It’s clear it is a large disappointment for all of us, for him as properly.
“It was a non-situation in coaching, actually – nothing, felt one thing. [He] did not really feel lots subsequent day however we wished to be actually cautious and mentioned, ‘OK, come on, let’s take a look.’
“Yeah, then the information got here and it was a correct smash within the face. But that is it now.”