Liverpool are now sweating on the fitness of midfielder Thiago, after the Spanish star was forced off against Wolves at half-time at Anfield. The No 6 left play at the interval in the decisive season-ending clash, in which he had played an influential role in getting the Reds back on track.
Liverpool were stung in the opening stages of the tie after a lapse in concentration saw Pedro Neto break the deadlock at the Kop end.
Jurgen Klopp’s men forced their way back into the match, with Thiago himself playing a sublime assist through to Sadio Mane to finish cooly when called upon, and level the scoreline at 1-1.
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