The midfielder has been in seriously impressive form since joining the Reds from Arsenal back in August, and has definitely come a long way under Jurgen Klopp.
So much so that Oxlade-Chamberlain looked like being an automatic starter for England at the World Cup in the summer, but after coming off in last night’s win over Roma, the 24-year-old has been diagnosed with suffering a knee injury which means he won’t be on the plane to Russia.
Moreover, he won’t be involved in a potential Champions League final for his club either, and the anguish was pretty obvious when he took to Twitter earlier tonight:
How big a blow will The Ox’s absence at this summer’s tournament be? And who takes his place in the Liverpool midfield?