Liverpool goalkeeper, Alisson Becker is undertaking extra training sessions in order to be fit for his side’s Premier League clash against Manchester United on October 20 at Old Trafford.
The Brazilian shot-stopper has been put aside since he suffered a calf injury in Liverpool’s opening Premier League 4-1 victory over Norwich City.
According to ESPN, the 2019 FIFA Best goalkeeper has now decided to remain at Melwood for extra training after Liverpool manager, Jurgen Klopp gave the Reds players who are not on international duty a week off.
The 27-year-old has been working on his speed, reactions and distribution with Liverpool goalkeeper coach, John Achterberg as he looks to return sturdily after a three-month layoff against Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side.
Liverpool head to the game following a 2-1 win over Leicester City in their last Premier League encounter at Anfield, while Man United loss 1-0 to Newcastle.
The kick-off time for the match is 4:30pm.