Liverpool has received morale-boosting news with reports indicating that Fabinho will be fit for the Champions League final.
The midfielder was stretched off in the Reds' win over Aston Villa on Tuesday night and there were fears he would be out for some time. While the player might not be fit for the club's weekend FA Cup final against Chelsea, he is expected to be fit when Real Madrid calls in Paris.
Fabinho will miss the FA Cup final vs. Chelsea on Saturday and Liverpool's last two Premier League games after suffering a hamstring injury vs. Aston Villa, reports @_pauljoyce pic.twitter.com/xRsgh3OX0i— B/R Football (@brfootball) May 11, 2022
The player's injury situation was cleared by Brazil national team physical trainer Fabio Mahseredjian who said: "We don't have all the information yet, but we are optimistic that he will reach the Champions League final."
The 28-year-old was included in Brazil's squad for next month's international fixtures against Japan, South Korea, and Argentina.
2018-19: 1 goal— B/R Football (@brfootball) May 4, 2022
2019-20: 2 goals
2020-21: 0 goals
2021-22: 8 goals and counting
Fabinho has added goals to his game for Liverpool this season 🎯 pic.twitter.com/jufiYWoPxh
The player however is set to miss Liverpool's final Premier League fixtures against Southampton and Wolves due to the nature of the problem.