Joe Gomez has message for Liverpool fans

Liverpool's Joe Gomez in action with Bournemouth's Matt Ritchie

Liverpool defender Joe Gomez has suffered an injury in pre-season.

Liverpool's Joe Gomez during the press conference

Liverpool defender Joe Gomez has taken to Twitter and Instagram to send a strong message to the fans about his injury.

Gomez has suffered yet another injury and will miss the start of the 2016-17 season, as reported by The Liverpool Echo.

The 19-year-old was close to returning to full training after nine months out due to surgery on a ruptured cruciate ligament.

The defender has taken to Twitterand Instagram to make it clear to the fans that he will return to action stronger and hungrier than ever.

Gomez featured in five Premier League matches for Liverpool last season, creating three chances in the process.

The England Under-21 international defender had a pass accuracy of 79%, and won nine headers, two dribbles and 10 tackles.

Liverpool's Joe Gomez in action with Bournemouth's Matt Ritchie

The youngster is a talented defender, and Liverpool fans should hope that he returns to competitive action soon.

Liverpool have started pre-season training already, as they prepare for the 2016-17 campaign. The Reds will start the season aiming to finish in the top four of the Premier League table.

Liverpool's Joe Gomez in action with West Ham's Manuel Lanzini

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