Champions League: Firmino trains with Liverpool colleagues
Liverpool striker Roberto Firmino trained with his team-mates on Tuesday as he stepped up his recovery ahead of one week from now’s Champions League last against Tottenham.
Liverpool striker has been out with groin issue
The Brazil international has missed his side’s last three games – including their sensational Champions League semi-last second-leg prevail upon Barcelona – with crotch damage.
However, the 27-year-old took part in the Reds’ first session of their training camp in Marbella on Tuesday as he hopes to recover full wellness in front of the conflict against Spurs in Madrid on 1 June.
Firmino return to « be carefully managed », say Reds
Liverpool said his return to full training will « be carefully managed » and Firmino will take part in a series of « specific projects » over the coming days.
Firmino has played an important role in Liverpool’s impressive season, scoring 16 objectives in 47 appearances over all rivalries.