Liverpool midfielder Naby Keita’s chances of rejoining his Guinea team-mates for any potential further Africa Cup of Nations involvement look slim.
Guinea coach Paul Put insisted his side will “do everything to win” their Africa Cup of Nations Group B clash with Burundi on Sunday.
Nigeria became the first team to reach the last 16 at the Africa Cup of Nations by beating Guinea 1-0 in Alexandria.
Samuel Kalu has been declared fit for Nigeria’s Africa Cup of Nations clash with Guinea on Wednesday.
Guinea return to the Africa Cup of Nations finals after missing out on the last edition in Gabon in 2017.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes he is taking the best team he has ever managed into the Champions League final – but knows quality does not guarantee success.
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says his side are feeling “pure excitement” ahead of Saturday’s Champions League final – although Naby Keita misses out.
Liverpool midfielder Naby Keita’s recovery from a thigh problem is ahead of schedule but he is unlikely to be fit enough to feature in the Champions League final.
Forward Roberto Firmino has given Liverpool a Champions League final boost by returning to training.
Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson is enjoying proving people wrong and will continue to do so.
Liverpool midfielder Naby Keita’s season has been prematurely ended by a groin injury but it may offer a late opportunity for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain to play a significant part in the season finale.