Kieran Tierney has despatched a touching message to departing Arsenal head of physiotherapy Chris Morgan, as he will get set to rejoin Liverpool’s backroom workers.
The Gunners received the FA Cup after beating Chelsea 2-1 at Wembley on Saturday with star defender Tierney enjoying a key position in proceedings.
Morgan, in the meantime, had labored at Anfield for 10 years earlier than leaving in 2016 – working his method up from reserve crew physiotherapist to change into the membership’s head of physiotherapy.
After stints on the Soccer Affiliation, LA Galaxy and Crystal Palace, he joined Arsenal two years in the past however is now leaving the Emirates on a excessive following their newest trophy win after agreeing a return to the Reds.
And Tierney’s message to the medical skilled, which was posted to Twitter late final night time, is a reminder to Liverpool about precisely the calibre of backroom workers member they’re getting.
The Scotland worldwide posted an image of himself and Morgan holding the FA Cup stating: “This man helped me from the primary minute I walked within the door! Can not thank u sufficient for every thing you’ve accomplished for me… a particular man. Grateful for every thing. So unhappy to see u go gonna miss u a lot legend. Thanks. Couldn’t have accomplished this with out u. Love @ChrisMorgan10 hero.”
Morgan himself additionally posted a message to Arsenal on Instagram saying it was “an effective way to finish” with an image of all the squad within the Arsenal dressing room following the cup win and that he “cherished” his time there whereas additionally replying to Tierney on Twitter saying it was a “pleasure” and he was “a dream to work with”.
The Reds will now meet the Gunners in slightly below 4 weeks time within the Neighborhood Protect.
Liverpool have identified for a while that Christopher Rohrbeck, a member of the first-team physio workers, can be returning to Germany on the finish of the present marketing campaign.
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And Morgan agreed to swap the Emirates for Anfield to bolster Klopp’s backroom workers for subsequent season.
Morgan was widespread among the many enjoying workers throughout his earlier time on the membership having cast relationship with skipper Jordan Henderson and vice-captain James Milner. He was additionally near Anfield legend Steven Gerrard.
The departing Rohrbeck joined Liverpool in 2017 after spending 14 years with Mainz, the place he first labored with Klopp.
Liverpool had additionally hoped to recruit membership physician Gary O’Driscoll from Arsenal to switch the departed Andy Massey, just for the medic to in the end select to remain on the Emirates.
Academy physician Jim Moxon has since stepped as much as first-team duties and will now proceed completely within the position.
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