The young winger returns to Anfield for treatment on one of his innings in the Reds’ last Premier Out against Chelsea.
Harvey Elliott has left Liverpool with injuries after withdrawing from England’s U21 squad for their first 2021 European Championship qualifier against Kosovo on Tuesday.
Elliott has enjoyed a bright start to his 2021-22 campaign with Liverpool, returning to Anfield earlier this summer after a successful loan spell at Blackburn Rovers.
The Premier League-affected 18-year-old also lined up in a heavyweight clash with Chelsea before the international break before winning against Norwich City and Burnley, but it has now been revealed that he was involved in a 1-1 draw. Was hurt
What has been said?
The FA has confirmed in a news release. Official statementTottenham’s Ryan Sisgan was also knocked out.
England U21 boss Lee Carsley has added Austin Villa midfielder Aaron Ramsey to his squad, but Elliott’s Liverpool team-mate Curtis Jones will also not be available for the Kosovo clash following the suspension.
“Harvey Elliott and Ryan Sessgnon have withdrawn from the England men’s under-21 squad to play in Kosovo on Tuesday,” the statement said. “Elliott, the Liverpool player, reported international duty due to injury during his team’s recent draw against Chelsea.
“After further evaluation, it has been decided that 18-year-old Milton Keynes is unlikely to take part in the game, so he has returned to his club.
Tottenham Hotspur player Cesginen has also returned to his club for further evaluation after being knocked out of training.
Austin Villa midfielder Aaron Ramsey, who was initially part of Ian Foster’s England Under-19 squad, has now joined Lee Carsley’s squad as he prepares for the qualifier against Kosovo at the MK Stadium on Tuesday.
“The suspension for the Carlyle fixture will be without Curtis Jones.”
How many other games can Elliott lose?
Depending on the severity of the injury, Elliott could now be a doubt for Leeds United for Liverpool’s next Premier League game.
Jجrgen Klopp’s side will focus on the Champions League group stage opener against Milan three days later, and the German boss will be hoping for a full squad as fixtures begin to accumulate.
Elliott denies England U21 debut
Carsley gave Elliott his first call-up to the U21s last month, but now the winger will have to wait a while before taking command on the international stage.
Three groups, including Kosovo, Albania, Slovenia, the Czech Republic and Andorra, have been drawn in Group G, and will not return to qualifying action until October 7 when they travel to Slovenia.