Liverpool's Bajcetic to miss rest of season with injury

March 17, 2023 5:28 am

[Source: Reuters Sports]

Liverpool midfielder Stefan Bajcetic’s breakthrough season has ended due to an adductor injury, the 18-year-old said.

Bajcetic missed Liverpool’s 1-0 Champions League last-16 second leg defeat by Real Madrid on Wednesday as the Premier League club crashed out of the competition 6-2 on aggregate.

Bajcetic’s emergence has been one of the few bright spots in an otherwise disappointing campaign for Liverpool, who are sixth in the Premier League standings, six points behind fourth-placed Tottenham Hotspur, who have played a game more.

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The Spaniard has made 21 appearances in all competitions this season, scoring one goal.