By Dominic King for the Daily Mail
Published: 22:30 GMT, 1 February 2019 | Updated: 09:32 GMT, 2 February 2019
Joe Gomez will see a specialist to determine whether he requires surgery to rectify the injury that has left him a spectator in Liverpool's title challenge.
The England defender was one of Liverpool's standout performers in the first half of the campaign but he broke his right leg in a 3-1 win at Burnley on December 5 and his recovery has taken longer than envisaged.
Gomez started running again early last month but Jurgen Klopp revealed on Friday that the 21-year-old will not be ready for the first leg of Liverpool's Champions League clash with Bayern Munich on February 19 and would not categorically rule out the prospect of an operation.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has