Leeds in double injury blow in order to Cooper, Llorente

Leeds centre-backs Liam Cooper plus Diego Llorente have both indexed injuries on international duty, throwing doubt over their fitness for that Premier League’s return.

Spain confirmed on Sunday that will Llorente had withdrawn from the team and will not travel to Kiev for your clash with Ukraine on Wednesday after picking up a muscle issue.

He was a good unused substitute for the win over Swiss on Saturday and Leeds are already informed of his knock.

The Whites skipper Cooper, meanwhile, was a surprise omission through Scotland’s team to face Slovakia upon Sunday and boss Steve Clarke confirmed he had picked up an injury and can miss the game against Czech Republic later this week.

“Unfortunately Liam Cooper has picked up a personal injury and he will be out the next 2 games, ” he said.

Image: Diego Llorente began for Spain against Portugal within a friendly last week – his 6th cap

Cooper missed the opening Premier Little league game of the season against Gatwick but has started the three fits since, including the draw with Guy City last time out. Leeds encounter Wolves next a week on Mon.

He played 120 minutes last Thursday night towards Israel as Scotland went through for their final Euro 2021 play-off video game against Serbia via a tense charges shootout win.

Llorente, who is yet to play for Leeds, bagged his sixth cap just for Spain when he started in the helpful against Portugal last week.

He was an £18m putting your signature on from Real Sociedad in the summer, following a promotion of Marcelo Bielsa’s aspect from the Championship to the Premier Little league.

Cooper, meanwhile, continues to be at Elland Road for over 6 years since signing from Chesterfield.

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