Oxlade-Chamberlain ruled out of 2018 World Cup ☕.
Oxlade-Chamberlain was stretchered off early in the first half of Liverpool’s 5-2 win over Roma in their Champions League semi-final at Anfield on Tuesday.
He underwent a scan on Wednesday, where it was confirmed he had sustained a ligament injury.
“Liverpool FC can confirm Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain’s 2017-18 season is over for both club and country due to a knee ligament injury sustained against AS Roma on Tuesday evening.
Oxlade-Chamberlain ruled out of 2018 World Cup
“The 24-year-old was assessed by the club’s medical team at Melwood on Wednesday morning and no specific timescale is being placed upon his return to action at this stage.
“However, Oxlade-Chamberlain will now begin a rehabilitation programme to enable him to reach full fitness again as soon as possible, returning to action next season,” the club said in an official statement.