Henderson crowned football writers’ player of the year

first_img Loading… Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson was named the Football Writers’ Association player of the year on Friday for his role in leading the Reds to their first league title in 30 years. The 30-year-old beat Manchester City’s Kevin De Bruyne, Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford and teammates Virgil Van Dijk and Sadio Mane to the prize.Advertisement As well as making his presence felt in 30 Premier League games this season as Liverpool have surged to the title with an 18-point lead at the top of the table, Henderson led by example off the pitch during football’s three-month coronavirus shutdown. He spearheaded the PlayersTogether initiative during the lockdown which saw players team up to raise money for Britain’s National Health Service. Read Also: Chelsea must off-load centre-back to buy Atletico Madrid defender Gimenez“I accept it on behalf of this whole squad, because without them I’m not in a position to be receiving this honour. These lads have made me a better player, a better leader and a better person,” said Henderson.“If anything I hope those who voted for me did so partly to recognise the entire team’s contribution.”FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Promoted Content7 Black Hole Facts That Will Change Your View Of The Universe7 Ways To Understand Your Girlfriend BetterWhat Happens To Your Brain When You Play Too Much Video Games?These Are The Best Stargazing Locations You Can Find On Earth7 Ways To Understand Your Girlfriend BetterTop 10 Most Romantic Nations In The WorldThe 10 Best Secondary Education Systems In The World14 Hilarious Comics Made By Women You Need To Follow Right NowBest & Worst Celebrity Endorsed Games Ever MadeA Guy Turns Gray Walls And Simple Bricks Into Works Of Art6 Incredibly Strange Facts About HurricanesWhat Happens When You Eat Eggs Every Single Day?last_img


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