Liverpool – After missing one and a half months due to injury, Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva was ready to fight again. He did not wait for the action in the game contra Arsenal.
Lucas sidelined since early February with a groin injury. However, his condition had begun re-fit since nearly three weeks and felt ready to return to play.
Brazilian midfielder least have ‘tasted’ gridiron again when appearing in a charity match at Anfield last weekend. In a match between teams Steven Gerrard against Jamie Carragher’s team, Lucas performed for 90 minutes.
Now he can not wait to perform in a serious fight cons Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday (04/04/2015) night.
“I feel in good shape. Ahead of the game against Manchester United, I have undergone a full week of exercise. So it’s been two weeks full training,” Lucas said on the club’s official website.
“I was actually able to play in the match Manchester United, but may not be performed in full. Now I feel 100 percent.”
“Now it’s just a matter of getting a number of minutes to play and practice sessions, that is what I need and I live now. It’s good counter staring match Arsenal, because I’d already served three full weeks to practice and I look forward to it,” he added.
Liverpool need a victory over Arsenal to keep the chance of qualifying for the Champions League remains large. ‘The Red’ while sitting in the top five Premier League with a value of 54 of the 30 weeks. They left behind five points from Manchester United in fourth position.