Liverpool fans have reacted with glee as midfielder Xherdan Shaqiri returns to first-team training after a period on the sidelines due to injury.
He joined up with his teammates at Melwood on Tuesday and could feature against Crystal Palace on Saturday as Mohamed Salah remains doubtful to be in contention. Shaqiri recently admitted that he had become frustrated with his peripheral role in the squad.
— Xherdan Shaqiri (@XS_11official) November 19, 2019
Manager Jurgen Klopp admitted that his recovery took longer than initially predicted by the Reds’ medical team due to the Swiss midfielder’s “big muscles”.
Supporters were delighted to see the return of Shaqiri and made their feelings clear on social media.
Here you will find some of the best comments from Liverpool fans following Shaqiri’s return to training:
Welcome back big man
— Andani Bawa Yakubu (@abybest11) November 19, 2019
Yes! BIG SHAQ
— Sadiolfc (@Mane_12_1) November 20, 2019
— Nasri (@Nasri4617) November 19, 2019
— A H M E D👨🏼🚀 (@iamastr0naut) November 19, 2019
So happy you are back 😃
— Amy (@AmyLFC11) November 19, 2019
Welcome back Shaq 🇨🇭 ❤️ pic.twitter.com/bScN0oGzjk
— Jürgen Meister🇩🇪 (@SS_LFC) November 19, 2019
Time to boss the prem again big shaq 🔥 pic.twitter.com/UPIAFOJxUr
— Bobby (@bobbydazzler09) November 20, 2019
Love you king
— 🐾 (@SurprisedSadio) November 19, 2019
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