The absence of Jordan Henderson over the past few games has been nothing short of massive, yet the Liverpool skipper could be about to make a comeback into the senior squad.
Klopp has confirmed Henderson will be fit for the Atletico game pic.twitter.com/RdjkBlQIxP
— Empire of the Kop (@empireofthekop) March 10, 2020
BBC Sport report that the 29-year-old midfielder will be fit for tonight’s huge game against Atletico Madrid after Henderson picked up a hamstring injury in the first-leg between the two sides, and Liverpool have missed their skipper with the Reds losing their first Premier League game of the season as well as crashing out of the FA Cup in the England international’s absence.
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And loads of Liverpool fans on social media were over the moon to hear this update on Henderson, with the return of their club captain being a huge boost for the squad going into this evening’s massive fixture against the La Liga giants.
Here’s what plenty of Reds supporters had to say about Henderson’s injury update on Twitter…
Never thought i’ll see the day Liverpool fans will be crying for Henderson to play.
— Jaeger. (@Pharooq_Alee) March 10, 2020
— Nishchal Bajracharya (@NischaLEO10_LFC) March 10, 2020
— aiden (@ADTrouble) March 10, 2020
He is so important to our team,lets do it 🔴
— Rloshi (27-1-1 82p 1st) (@JustRl11) March 10, 2020
I hope we don’t rush him on his recovery and make it worse. 🙏 C’mon YNWA
— Brian Chang (@BCHANGS) March 10, 2020
— SuJEN G (@sujen_g) March 10, 2020
Liverpool will be aiming to turn over a 1-0 deficit against one of the meanest defensive teams in European football.