Philippe Coutinho looks to be this weekend’s big casualty after he was stretchered off at Anfield on Saturday.
Jürgen Klopp admits Philippe Coutinho had a "little bit" of a problem but insists he did not take any risks with his Brazilian play maker.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp risked further injury to star attacker Philippe Coutinho on Saturday but to no avail against Southampton.
Sky Sports provided detail on the MRI Philippe Coutinho had yesterday, reporting that the scan was on a minor hamstring injury, but the midfielder has yet to be ruled out of contention for tomorrow's trip to Southampton.
Philippe Coutinho was spotted in hospital on Thursday, having undergone an MRI scan, putting the midfielder's availability this weekend in doubt.
Philippe Coutinho assisted on two of Liverpool's four goals at Selhurst Park including the winner.
Liverpool were in the ascendancy for the majority of the clash with West Brom at Anfield but should have converted more of their chances.
Liverpool dominated possession and shots but couldn't put one past David De Gea as the bitter rivals split the honors at Anfield on Monday.
Liverpool's dynamic duo of Philippe Coutinho and Roberto Firmino found the net for the Brazilian national team in their 5-0 rout of Bolivia.
Liverpool deconstructed Hull City on Saturday 5-1, in a game which they could have won by an even wider margin at Anfield.
An early flight was arranged for Philippe Coutinho to get the influential midfielder back from international duty as quickly as possible and have him available when Liverpool play Leicester City on Saturday.
Philippe Coutinho is dealing with a hamstring complaint and will need to have a late fitness test today before Jurgen Klopp can determine if the midfielder will be fit for Liverpool's early kickoff against Tottenham tomorrow.
Jurgen Klopp, Liverpool fans and fantasy owners of Philippe Coutinho can breathe a sigh of relief as the Brazilian midfielder's early departure in yesterday's match was due merely to a cramp in his leg, not a hamstring injury.
Philippe Coutinho shined against Arsenal in a 4-3 victory, but was forced to leave the match in the 69th minute with was appears to be a hamstring injury.