Watching players develop on loan and assessing whether they are ready for the first team is one of the biggest things done at the top Premier League sides, but it can be hard to keep track of where all the hottest prospects are. Fortunately, we’ve done the hard work.
101 takes a look at how Liverpool’s on-loan stars got on. Bookmark 101Liverpool to stay across everything Reds.
Rhys Williams (Blackpool)
Williams picked up a shin injury over the international break that is expected to keep him sidelined until November.
Sepp van den Berg (Schalke)
Van den Berg is expected to be sidelined until 2023 with a ligament issue after being stretchered off for Schalke last weekend, the club have confirmed.
Tyler Morton (Blackburn Rovers)
Morton had another excellent game for Blackburn as they edged out Middlesbrough 2-1. The midfielder created two chances, as well as winning four of his six tackles and seven of his fifteen duels. Fast becoming a fan favourite, he was a contender for man of the match.
Conor Bradley (Bolton Wanderers)
Bradley played 90 minutes as he helped his side keep a clean sheet in a 0-0 draw with Barnsley, making nine ball recoveries and winning five of his 11 ground duels.
James Balagizi (Crawley Town)
Balagizi remains sidelined for Crawley Town, having returned temporarily to Liverpool last week in order to undergo tests to determine the severity of his injury.
Adam Lewis (Newport County)
Lewis was an unused substitute as his side fell to a 2-1 defeat to Crawley Town.
Leighton Clarkson (Aberdeen)
Clarkson had a decent outing for Aberdeen, creating two chances and winning three of his four duels before being substituted after 70 minutes during their