The 26 year old was absent for last Saturday’s 3-0 Premier League defeat at West Brom due to a knee injury, which he picked up in training.
“He had a couple of scans which didn’t show a great deal but he’s still in pain,” said Rodgers.
“The last day or two he has improved dramatically. Obviously not enough to be involved on Thursday night, but we’re hoping that by the weekend he’ll be fit and available.”
Rodgers also admits he could give a chance ...