Adam Lallana 'getting stronger' as Liverpool star bumps into Xavi during recovery
By Sky Sports News
Last Updated: 12/10/17 8:42pm
Liverpool's Adam Lallana says he is "getting stronger" as he steps up his rehabilitation from a thigh injury.
The forward has not played for the Reds yet this season after suffering the knock in August, when Jurgen Klopp confirmed he would be out for "a couple of months".
Lallana has been at the Aspire clinic in Qatar this week for the next phase of his recovery, where he met Barcelona and Spain great Xavi.
England star Lallana posted on Instagram: "Great week stepping up the rehab even further - getting stronger each and every day.
"Added bonus of meeting and chatting to one of my idols as well - Xavi. So down to earth despite being one of the greatest players of his generation."
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