Liverpool attacking midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain will reportedly not return to football until the November.
The 24-year-old midfielder will 2018 World Cup and Champions League final in Kiev after suffering a serious knee injury in the Reds European Cup semi-final against AS Roma at Anfield.
Last week, England international midfielder confirmed that he had undergone successful knee surgery, and was targeting to make a return to football ahead of the 2018/19 season.
However, according to Goal.com, the 24-year-old midfielder is facing being out of action until November due to the timeframe of recovery on the specific knee operation that took place.
Chamberlain has made a move to Liverpool from Arsenal in last summer’s transfer window and since then has become one of the key players for Jurgen Klopp’s first-team squad.
Meanwhile, Liverpool handed massive blow ahead of their Champions League trip to Kiev with Cristiano Ronaldo and Danny Carvajal have returned to the training ground.
The Merseyside Reds secured promotion to Champions League next season by a 4-0 victory over Brighton and Hove Albion last week and now their last mission has been to beat Real Madrid in the final game of the season.