On Friday, Jurgen Klopp, the coach of the new English champion announced, due to a knee injury, Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson will no longer play this season.
In Liverpool’s 3-1 win against Brighton two days ago, Henderson was the scorer but limped off the field at the end of the match.
According to current knowledge, to solve the problem Henderson will not need surgery.
“It’s not great, but it’s the best we could hear,” Jurgen Klopp said on Friday, adding that “the England international should be ready by the start of the new season, which will start a little later than usual because the pandemic is caused by the spread. coronavirus extended the current season.”
“It was a horrible moment when he collapsed and had to leave the field. Hendo is an animal, he fights for all of us. He tolerates pain really well. At that moment he knew something was wrong. It killed our mood,” Klopp described. a situation where everyone became aware of the severity of the injury.
However, Henderson will not be stopped by the injury to lift the trophy intended for the English champions on July 22, after the game with Chelsea, which they have been waiting for in Liverpool for 30 years.
“We all sympathize with him. He deserves to lift the trophy and he will do it,” Klopp confirmed to the club’s official website.