Cape Town - Bournemouth will be without Callum Wilson and David Brooks
for Saturday's Premier League trip to Liverpool.
Wilson and Brooks have been integral for the Cherries this
season but boss Eddie Howe has confirmed they are expected to remain side-lined
for the next month due to knee and ankle injuries respectively.
Howe said at a press conference on Friday: "Callum
Wilson and David Brooks are still out, possibly out for around four weeks
The Cherries' mentor also confirmed Colombia international
Jefferson Lerma, who has been a key first-team member since arriving from
Levante last summer, will be handed a late fitness after recently overcoming an
"We are waiting on a fitness test for Jefferson Lerma
as well," Howe added.
After losing 2-0 to Cardiff City last time out, Howe may
decide to make changes, with the likes of Diego Rico, Jordan Ibe and Lys
Mousset pushing for starts.
Kick-off is at 17:00 (SA time).