Liverpool say they’re conscious of an ongoing scenario involving Luis Diaz’s household experiences his mother and father had been kidnapped in Colombia.
Liverpool stated Diaz’s well-being “will stay our quick precedence”.
“It’s our fervent hope that the matter shall be resolved safely and as shortly as potential.” the membership stated.
Diaz was omitted of Liverpool’s squad for Sunday’s Premier League match towards Nottingham Forest.
Liverpool supervisor Jurgen Klopp stated it was a “worrying scenario for all of us”.
“We clearly needed to make a late change due to the personal scenario surrounding Luis Diaz,” Klopp stated earlier than the match.
“It was a fairly tough night time. I’ve by no means skilled that earlier than. It is a new expertise that I by no means wanted.”
The Colombian Soccer Federation additionally provided assist to the attacker and his household.
“We specific our solidarity with him and his complete household and we name on the related authorities to behave as shortly as potential to resolve the scenario,” an announcement stated.