Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson considering future amid Al Ettifaq interest

Liverpool captain and England midfielder Jordan Henderson is reportedly contemplating his future at the club following interest from Saudi Arabian side Al Ettifaq. The 31-year-old’s current contract with Liverpool expires in 2023, and talks of a potential extension have yet to yield a positive outcome.

Jordan Henderson: England midfielder weighing up Liverpool future amid Al Ettifaq interest
Jordan Henderson: England midfielder weighing up Liverpool future amid Al Ettifaq interest

Henderson has been a mainstay in Liverpool’s midfield since joining the club from Sunderland in 2011. He has since made over 400 appearances for the Reds and played a pivotal role in the club’s recent success, including their Premier League and Champions League triumphs in 2019 and 2020, respectively.

Despite his importance to the team, Henderson has faced criticism from some Liverpool fans for his perceived lack of attacking output. However, his leadership skills and work rate on the pitch have earned him the respect of teammates and managers alike.

Jordan Henderson: England midfielder weighing up Liverpool future amid Al Ettifaq interest
Jordan Henderson: England midfielder weighing up Liverpool future amid Al Ettifaq interest

Al Ettifaq’s interest in Henderson comes as the Saudi Arabian side looks to bolster their squad ahead of the new season. The club, which finished 12th in the Saudi Professional League last season, has reportedly made a lucrative offer to Henderson in an attempt to lure him away from Anfield.

Jordan Henderson: England midfielder weighing up Liverpool future amid Al Ettifaq interest
Jordan Henderson: England midfielder weighing up Liverpool future amid Al Ettifaq interest

Liverpool, on the other hand, are believed to be keen on retaining Henderson’s services and have opened talks with the midfielder over a new contract. However, negotiations have hit a stumbling block, with Henderson said to be seeking a longer-term deal than what Liverpool are currently offering.

Jordan Henderson: England midfielder weighing up Liverpool future amid Al Ettifaq interest
Jordan Henderson: England midfielder weighing up Liverpool future amid Al Ettifaq interest

It remains to be seen whether Henderson will remain at Liverpool or make the move to Al Ettifaq. However, it is clear that the midfielder’s future is currently up in the air, and Liverpool fans will be hoping that their captain decides to stay at the club and continue his impressive career on Merseyside.

Jordan Henderson: England midfielder weighing up Liverpool future amid Al Ettifaq interest
Jordan Henderson: England midfielder weighing up Liverpool future amid Al Ettifaq interest

In any case, Henderson’s impact on Liverpool and English football cannot be understated. His leadership and dedication to the game have made him a beloved figure among fans and a respected competitor on the pitch. Whether he stays at Liverpool or moves on to a new challenge, Henderson’s legacy is sure to endure.

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