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Liverpool fans react to Iago Aspas’ injury

It’s not been the best of starts to his Anfield career so far and now Iago Aspas is facing up to five weeks on the sidelines.

SWANSEA, WALES - Monday, September 16, 2013: Liverpool's Iago Aspas looks dejected after missing a chance in injury time during the Premiership match against Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

The Spanish forward, who arrived from Celta Vigo in the summer, is yet to score a competitive goal in his six appearances for The Reds.

He tweeted on Friday to say he could face five weeks on the sidelines:

Liverpool confirmed that Aspas had suffered a torn thigh muscle in training:

The 26-year-old picked up the injury at Melwood on Thursday and has subsequently been assessed by the Reds’ medical staff.

He is expected to be available for a return by the beginning of December – a month which includes seven Barclays Premier League fixtures for Brendan Rodgers’ team.

Liverpool fans reacted to the news on twitter, here’s the best of the reactions:

See also: What does the future hold for Aspas at Liverpool?

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