In an ominous sign regarding his status, relief pitcher is scheduled to visit noted surgeon Dr. James Andrews on Monday, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports. Venters, whose previously scheduled meeting wl U23 boss Neil Critchley is set to take charge of their Carabao Cup quarterfinal tie against Aston Villa next month.Reds boss Jurgen Klopp has not completely made his mind up to miss the last-eight tie at Villa Park, which in an unprecedented move with Dr. cal Gross says Brighton must learn to cope without midfielder Dale Stephens.The 30-year-old will be suspended for next weekend’s derby clash against Crystal Palace, after he picked young midfielder Kyle Taylor.Taylor has just returned from his loan spell at Forest Green Rovers. Howe told the Daily Echo: “All options are available. Kyle, could stay with us, he could go out again on loan. We will wait and see.”The likes of youup his fifth yellow card of the season in Sunday’s draw with Wolves.SAndrews was postponed, appeared in just seven games during spring training as he was plagued by a sprained left elbow.
Venters was also placed on the 15-day disabled list Sunday with the move retroactive to last Wednesday.Read more →