Champions League-winning Liverpool skipper Jordan Henderson has been offered the freedom of his home city of Sunderland – but he has politely asked for the honour to be delayed until he nears retirement.
Jordan Henderson admits it was tough to prepare for England’s Nations League semi-final against Holland after lifting the Champions League trophy five days earlier.
John Stones retained the backing of England manager Gareth Southgate after his error started England’s downfall as they slipped to Nations League semi-final defeat to Holland.
Adam Lallana could not be happier at Liverpool and has no intention of leaving this summer, with the attacking midfielder confident in his ability to help Jurgen Klopp’s men build on their Champions League triumph.
Jordan Henderson was the only absentee as England trained at St George’s Park before flying out to Portugal for the Nations League.
England boss Gareth Southgate has hailed Champions League winner Jordan Henderson as the standard-bearer for his Three Lions side.
Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson felt a team meeting in the days before their Champions League final victory helped ensure the players were ready for what lay ahead.
Liverpool returned home to parade the Champions League trophy on Sunday after their victory over Tottenham in Madrid. Here, Press Association Sport brings you the best photographs from the journey home and the celebrations back in Liverpool.
Manager Jurgen Klopp believes winning his first trophy with Liverpool is only the beginning and the squad he has assembled has its best years still to come.
Premier League rivals Liverpool and Tottenham face each other in the Champions League final in Madrid on June 1.
Liverpool midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum admits he never dreamt as a child of playing in a Champions League final.