By Max Winters For Mailonline
Published: 13:39 GMT, 1 November 2017 | Updated: 13:39 GMT, 1 November 2017
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is delighted with the progress shown by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain but insists patience is still required before handing him a regular starting role.
The midfielder has been limited to a string of cameo appearances from the substitutes bench during his time on Merseyside so far, with his only start coming in the League Cup defeat by Leicester in September.iPhone transfer software
Oxlade-Chamberlain could feature in the starting line-up in his team's Champions League clash against Maribor as the Reds are without a number of key personnel including Sadio Mane and Adam Lallana, while Philippe Coutinho remains a doubt.
Jurgen Klopp (right) has called for patience regarding Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
Oxlade-Chamberlain has only managed to make one start since joining from Arsenal
The 24-year-old has impressed Klopp with his performances since joining from Arsenal for £35million this summer but the German insists patience is required while he remains in the early stages of his Anfield career.
'I do want to specifically mention Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain,' he told the club's