Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is reportedly considering a January loan move for 20-year-old goalkeeper
His shootout heroics came just days after he was selected for a senior Republic of Ireland call up, this time in the preliminary 39-man squad for November's friendly fixture with New Zealand and crucial Euro 2020 qualifier with Denmark.
With Alisson's return to full fitness, Adrian now resumes his role as first understudy, leaving Kelleher with likely only Carabao Cup commitments for the remainder of the season.
In addition, after helping out on tour during an injury crisis, Andy Lonergan did enough to earn a one-year contract and provide more cover for Klopp.
In terms of long-term prospects, Danny Ward's struggle for first-team minutes at Anfield should serve as a warning for Kelleher. The Welsh goalkeeper's six-year spell at Liverpool resulted in three loan spells and just two Premier League experiences, before his 2018 departure for Leicester.
However, if Jurgen Klopp's comments are anything to go by, the prospects seem much brighter for K
Speaking to the club's official website following the Carabao Cup victory over MK Dons, Klopp said: "