Lucas makes Liverpool return

Liverpool's Lucas successfully completed an hour on his first competitive appearance for three months on Friday.

Last Updated: 23/11/12 at 17:15 Post Comment

Lucas: Three months out with thigh injury

Lucas: Three months out with thigh injury

The Brazil midfielder injured a thigh muscle during a 2-2 draw with Manchester City on 26 August but returned to training earlier this month.

And he was part of an U21 side which beat Middlesbrough 1-0 at the Kirby Academy.

Lucas played 61 minutes before he was replaced by Craig Roddan, and afterwards he tweeted: "Nice to wear the red shirt again.

"Looking forward to a good week of training and will hopefully be available at the beginning of December."

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put Ince in my fantasy football team, so it's no surprise at all really. I do that to players. Also responsible for De Jong and Upson being injured. Think I'll transfer in Di Maria just to ruin United....

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ovren? £20m always seemed a touch on the expensive side, but I wasn't expecting him to be quite such a waste of money

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alf of our players have the physical presence of a 14 year old girl. I don't know why people are always shocked that they're injured.

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