Liverpool are one of five Premier League teams affected by the intervention of the International Football Federation (FIFA). Which ban the Brazilian national team. Do not play for the agency between September 10-14. Due to the refusal to release to play for the Brazilian national team. for reasons of quarantine
Brazilian football association Complaint to FIFA to apply Article 5 in case the club does not allow players to play for the national team. As a result, players include in the line include Alisson Becker, Roberto Firmino, Liverpool’s Fabinho, Ederson and Manchester City’s Gabriel Jesus. Chelsea’s Thiago Silva, Manchester United’s Fred and Leeds United’s Rafinha will be out of action between September 10-14.
Liverpool, however, believe FIFA does not have enough grounds to prevent Premier League teams from using the Brazilian international in their line-up. And does not consider the fundamentals of reality. Due to the situation that occurred as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak. That affects the quarantine measures when players return from countries that are on the red list.
Liverpool will not be able to use Alisson Becker, Roberto Firmino, Fabinho in Leeds United’s visit to Elland Road. Which will also be without Rafinha. The good thing for the Reds is that the trio will be available in the UEFA Champions League with the group stage first leg on 15 September.