Xherdan Shaqiri does not accompany Serbia
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Xherdan Shaqiri does not follow Liverpool to defeat the Champions League on Tuesday
Swiss star Liverpool Xherdan Shaqiri does not follow the crew until Tuesday, when she clashed with Serbia's Red Star.
The Veznik has the Kosovo Albanian roots and has previously celebrated the goals of the national team with the controversial gesture that has exacerbated several Serbs, so the club does not want to risk the player's safety.
"We love him and he will often play for us, but not on Tuesday," says Jürgen Klopp.
Liverpool excluded their Swiss team Xherdan Shaqiri, 27, from the League League team, who today travels to Belgrade to face the Red Star (Red Star) on Tuesday in the Champions League.
The telegraph previously stated that German coach Jürgen Klopp was opposed to leave Shaqiri behind the background player.
In the Summer World Championships, he ended up in blue weather after celebrating his goal for Switzerland by signing a double header on the Albanian flag – something that Serbia and Fifa do not even appreciate.
Photo: Laurent Gillieron / TT NYHETSBYRÅN / NTB Scanpix
Xherdan Shaqiri celebrated his goal by signing a two-headed eagle in the summer.
You do not want to risk his safety
Kosovo is a former Serbian region, which is independently recognized by most of all UN countries, but not by Serbia.
Although Shaqiri says that he does not care about traveling to the country, the club now decides to stay in Liverpool so as not to risk his safety.
"This is the situation when it comes to the incredible city of Belgrade as a soccer team playing football. We heard and read speculations about what kind of reception would have" Shaq ", and even if we do not know what would happen, we want to go there and focus on 100 percent on football, "Klopp said after Sky Sport.
"We want to show our respect and avoid all kinds of disturbances that focus on football matches, so" Shaq "is not involved in the match, accepts it and understands it. He likes it and will play for us many times, not in Tuesday, continues the Klopp.
Liverpool is currently leading Group C before the second in Naples. PSG is three and Red Star is the last in the group.
Even Jorda Henderson missed the match due to injury. But in the vicinity of Keita and Dejan Lovren, they returned to the team after an absence.
Then the Champions League won 2018-19 00:29