Liverpool star Mane undergoes hand surgery

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Liverpool forward, Mane, has undergone surgery for a hand injury sustained on global duty.

Speaking on Thursday, Wagner played down suggestions that Liverpool might be without a string of top names after the likes of Mohamed Salah (groin), Virgil van Dijk (rib) and Naby Keita (muscle) suffered injuries on worldwide duty.

However, doubts persist over the fitness of James Milner, Sadio Mané and Naby Keïta with the latter having suffered a hamstring injury on Tuesday.

The same article states that Jurgen Klopp is well aware of what Demirbay could bring to the Liverpool FC team following his stint alongside the German head coach at Borussia Dortmund.

Liverpool will be desperate to continue their unbeaten start to the Premier League season on Saturday and will be equally keen for Salah to get back on the score sheet. Max Stake £1. Winnings paid in free bets.

It has been reported that Mane suffered a broken left thumb while on worldwide duty with Senegal, with the forward injuring his hand in their Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Sudan.

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Van Dijk also returned to Merseyside early due to an on-going rib injury that's hampered him in recent weeks but Klopp has confirmed the Dutch worldwide has fully recovered and is available to face the Terriers.

"You saw when he went off [against Southampton] that he would not leave pitch without major problems", Klopp said.

"It's settled pretty quickly but that's how it is".

"He will play first-team football for Liverpool again and that is the best news". But it's not too important.

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