Henderson cautions Liverpool can not get ´ overconfident ´ following Man Utd knocking
Jordan Henderson has actually cautioned his Liverpool team-mates not to get too overconfident following their thumping 7-0 win over Manchester United.
The Reds caused a record Premier League defeat on their strong competitors– and their joint-heaviest loss ever– in Sunday’s one-sided contest at Anfield.
While Liverpool took specific pleasure out of surging United, the outcome likewise moved them within 3 points of fourth-place Tottenham with a video game in hand.
Newcastle are 4 points off the Champions League certification areas, on the other hand, and have 2 video games in hand on Spurs.
Liverpool have actually now taken 13 points from the past 15 available, however Henderson does not desire his associates to get too ahead of themselves.
” Hopefully we can utilize it in properly however you can’t get too positive or overconfident, for sure,” he informed Liverpool’s main site.
” There are various tests along the method from now till completion of the season that will come and you require to remain favorable, remain all set and remain starving like we were [on Sunday]
” That will offer us a great chance to complete the season well.”
Henderson made his 400 th start for Liverpool in all competitors in their unforgettable triumph over United, 20 of those being available in the 2022-23 project.
It has actually been a frustrating season for the Reds on the whole, however captain Henderson is pleased to have actually seen the Liverpool of old versus United.
” The efficiency for the entire video game was actually excellent. Strength and energy levels were high, and something that we have actually been missing out on for a while this season,” he stated.
” I believed we carried out to the levels we can and when you do that you get your benefits with the objectives.”
Darwin Nunez, Cody Gakpo and Mohamed Salah all scored 2 objectives each, while Roberto Firmino– who will leave Anfield at the end of the season– finished the thrashing.
Liverpool scored from 7 of their 8 shots on target in a callous display screen, scoring as lots of objectives as they handled in their previous 8 league video games integrated.
” Everything appeared to enter,” Henderson included. “There was some terrific finishing, some fantastic runs, motion and the shipment was excellent, so whatever appeared to work.
” Hopefully this offers everybody the self-confidence to keep structure, keep working and keep going right till completion of the season and see where we can get to.”
Liverpool go back to action on Saturday with a journey to bottom side Bournemouth, prior to dealing with Real Madrid in the 2nd leg of a Champions League last-16 tie they track 5-2.