Fellow defenders Joel Matip and Ragnar Klavan are struggling with hip and hamstring injuries respectively, while Croatia worldwide Dejan Lovren only returned from his post-World Cup holiday on Monday. "Klavan, shouldn't be too serious, but if Tuesday is too early I don't know yet", Klopp told the Liverpool Echo.
Alisson Becker got the nod to play in goals this evening as he made his Liverpool debut against Napoli, but Klopp says that he is happy to have Kelleher in his side and anticipates that he will have a great career ahead of him. "If things were fixed with just one line-up and all the others were only needed when the rest are ill that would be the wrong way and we'd have no chance".
Despite spending over £160m on four new players this summer, Jurgen Klopp suggested over the weekend that further signings may be possible at Liverpool. He is back Monday so probably won't play Tuesday and Sunday will be very hard as well. "I don't know how we will do it".
"The first two league games at least are in the "pre-season" (for the World Cup players)", Klopp added.
The Lyon captain scored 18 times in Ligue 1 last season, as well as providing eight assists, to help his side finish third and secure Champions League qualification. "It is not about judging our situation and thinking "wow, really good". I still remember the Burnley game [at Turf Moor in August 2016] when we lost 2-0 with 80 per cent possession. "That is our challenge".