Horror injury Elliott after tackle Struijk overshadows easy Liverpool

Liverpool has closed the third Premier League game of the season winning. However, Leeds United (0-3) was overshadowed by Harvey Elliott‘s severe injury.
Liverpool’
s eighteen-year-old talent fell victim to a reckless tackle by Pascal Struijk a quarter of an hour after the break. The Dutch defender was given a red card, which had finally broken Leeds‘s resistance. Elliott seemed to break his ankle, but it’s still awaiting news from Liverpool.

Oi oi, red for Pascal Struijk ๐Ÿ˜ณ The Dutchman makes an attack on Harvey Elliott‘s ankles and may leave โŒ #ZiggoSport #PremierLeague #LEELIV pic.twitter.com/KvVasdDwRn
โ€” Ziggo Sports Football (@ZS_Voetbal) September 12, 2021

At the time of Elliott’s horror injury, Liverpool already led 0-2 on Elland Road. With captain Virgil van Dijk in the base, visitors came ahead of a goal by Mohamed Salah after twenty minutes. It was his hundredth in the Premier League.
Five minutes after halftime, Fabinho doubled Liverpool‘s lead, making the game decided. After Elliott’s severe injury, the game did not come loose, but Sadio Manรฉ still scored a goal. The Senegalese attacker had killed a handful of opportunities before that.

Sadio Manรฉ also puts himself on the score form: 0-3! ๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿป The Reds tie in points through victory with frontrunners Manchester United and Chelsea ๐Ÿคฉ #ZiggoSport #PremierLeague #LEELIV pic.twitter.com/ZiyV0ELbhK
โ€” Ziggo Sports Football (@ZS_Voetbal) September 12, 2021

Victory has seen Liverpool rise to third place in the Premier League. The counter is seven points after three games, as much as front-runner Manchester United and number two Chelsea.