Liverpool can confirm Fabinho suffered ankle ligament damage during the Champions League encounter with Napoli in midweek.
The midfielder injured after falling awkwardly during a challenge.Further assessment on the injury has discovered Fabinho will be out of action until the New Year.
The red team will have to play without fabinho the next match until he works his way back to full fitness.
He suffered ankle ligaments damage after he fell awkwardly during a challenge.
Losing a player of the quality of Fabinho is big. Really bad,said Reds manager Jurgen Klopp.
Red manager also said “It is bad news. we are not sure 100% but looks pretty sure he will not be involved in Christmas fixtures.
We have to replace him and we can replace him. Now it’s important that he does the right things and is back as soon as possible”.Until then, we have to find solutions. We are not the only team with injured players and that’s what we have to deal with, and we will.”
The Reds have 11 games over the next 34 days in the Premier League, Champions League, Carabao Cup and Club World Cup.Fabinho has started 12 out 13 league games this season and all five European fixtures.
Liverpool are eight points clear at the top of the Premier League .