Philippe Coutinho Injury: Updates on Liverpool Star's Shoulder, Potential Return

Ben BlackmoreFeatured ColumnistSeptember 17, 2013

SWANSEA, WALES - SEPTEMBER 16:  Liverpool player Phillipe Coutinho (l) trys an overhead kick watched by Wilfried Bony of Swansea during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Liverpool at Liberty Stadium on September 16, 2013 in Swansea, Wales.  (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
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Liverpool are set to welcome the full return of chief playmaker Philippe Coutinho after he missed a significant portion of the season with a shoulder injury.

The club's official Twitter account charted Coutinho's injury, picked up at Swansea, but now the Brazilian is set to start for the first time after he recently played 45 minutes at Arsenal.

Substitution on 54mins - Iago Aspas replaces Philippe Coutinho, who looks to have picked up a knock #SCFC 1-2 #LFC - http://t.co/rdoU6VNay1

— Liverpool FC (@LFC) September 16, 2013