Steven Defour set to miss Liverpool game

first_imgBurnley manager Sean Dyche confirms that midfielder Steven Defour could sit out their game against Liverpool at Turf Moor.Defour underwent a knee surgery at the start of the year, and he’s been feeling a slight pain recently. Dyche says it’s not a serious problem, but warns that care needs to be taken to manage the issue.“His knee is just a little bity niggly. It’s nothing too serious we don’t think,” Dyche told the club’s website.Burnley FC v Manchester City - Premier LeagueMatch Preview: Burnley vs Liverpool Boro Tanchev – August 30, 2019 Premier League leaders Liverpool travel to Burnley for the Matchday 4 of the 2019-20 Premier League campaign.“He’s just at game six (into his comeback) now and when people have been out that long it takes a bit more than that.“I’m always thinking around that nine or 10 mark when you really get that grounded fitness and you get your eye in and get used to what’s going on again in the Premier League.“He’s making good headway towards getting back there, but we have to be a little bit careful all the way.”last_img

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