Ghana winger Jeffrey Schlupp has undergone a scan on his knee injury to know if he will be fit for the Africa Cup of Nations.
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MANCHESTER, England — Frank Lampard showed his value to Manchester City on Thursday by clinching a 3-2 victory over Sunderland just one day after extending his deal with the club until the end of the season.
The former Manchester United forward looks set to miss the trip to St Mary's with a thigh problem but it could pave the way for another young Englishman to make a return to action.
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard's decision to quit the club at the end of the season was "a big shock", according to Reds midfielder Jordan Henderson.
Spain forward, Fernando Torres, has agreed to return to Atletico Madrid on loan from AC Milan until the end of the 2015-16 season, seven-and-a-half years after leaving his boyhood club.
The Reds spent their Luis Suarez money and more over the summer with mixed results but could attempt to upgrade from Fabio Borini to Wilfried Bony up front during the winter.