Home Sport News Football FIFA to pay Liverpool £2M as part of Joe Gomez wages

FIFA to pay Liverpool £2M as part of Joe Gomez wages

Liverpool and FIFA are set to discuss compensation of their defender Joe Gomez with the governing body set to pay £2 million to cover his wages.

The England defender sustained a serious knee injury during a training session before their 3-0 win against the Republic of Ireland.

Even though the compensation will benefit Liverpool, Jurgen Klopp is in serious defensive problems following a string of injuries in his first team.

FIFA covers compensation of all England players whenever they sustain injuries during matches or when training through a special programme.

The scheme will not only benefit Gomez but he will be entitled to the benefits until when he fully recovers and returns to full training.

Two days ago, Klopp lost Mohamed Salah who tested positive for COVID-19 while on international duty for Egypt.

Although he has no symptoms, he will undergo further tests and isolation until when he tests negative.

FIFA to pay Liverpool £2M as part of Joe Gomez wages
Alex Kiprop
News Moto sports correspondent. Catch up the latest results when they happen and as they happen, locally and international

Subscribe to our newsletter

To be updated with all the latest news, offers and special announcements.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

- Advertisment -

Most Popular

Mohsen Fakhrizadeh: Iran nuclear scientist killed in Tehran

An ambush in the capital Tehran has on Friday claimed the life of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, a top Iran nuclear scientist.According to the country's minister...

21 Kenyans arrested at JKIA with fake COVID-19 certificates

Officials at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) have arrested 21 people found in possession of fake COVID-19 certificates.The news comes barely a week after...

Kenya’s coronavirus cases rise by 1,554, deaths by 14

A total of 1,554 new cases of coronavirus have been confirmed in Kenya from 9,389 samples tested in the last 24 hours.The new cases...

Paris police suspended over beating a black music producer

Three police officers in Paris have been suspended after a video emerged of them beating Michel Zecler, a black music producer.The Saturday incident was...