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Andy Robertson of Scotland reacts as he looks to be injured during the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifier match between Scotland and Denmark. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Andy Robertson of Scotland reacts as he looks to be injured during the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifier match between Scotland and Denmark. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Andy Robertson of Scotland reacts as he looks to be injured during the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifier match between Scotland and Denmark. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is assessing what could be a damaging international break, with his Scotland defender Andy Robertson awaiting results on a scan to assess a hamstring injury.

Robertson picked up the injury playing for Scotland in their impressive win against Denmark on Monday night, with Liverpool sending their full-back for a scan to assess the extent of the damage.

Sadio Mane and Jordan Henderson also had injury scares during the international break, but Robertson's problem is the more concerning for Liverpool ahead of their game against Arsenal at Anfield on Saturday.

Kostas Tsimikas will be on stand-by for Liverpool if Robertson is not available for an extended period, with the Greek full-back in fine form when he has played for Jurgen Klopp's first team in recent weeks.

Meanwhile, Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk will be returning to club duty in buoyant mood, as he ended his wait to qualify for the World Cup finals for the first time.

Holland secured top spot in their qualifying group following a 2-0 win in Rotterdam over Norway, with Steven Berwijn and Memphis Depay scoring late goals.

It inspired captain Van Dijk to post this jovial message on his social media channels:


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