Liverpool News: Henderson Set For 12 Weeks Lay Off, Van Dijk & Jota ‘Returns’ And Mane Target Champions League Trophy

Jordan Henderson will miss 6-12 weeks of action after sustaining a groin injury in Liverpool’s 2-0 defeat to Everton.

The club captain will certainly be missed by Jurgen Klopp whose team have fallen apart due to mounting injuries especially in defence. Henderson have played a huge role in defense and helped massively in providign balance to a over stretched team.

He will be back but it will take a long time before he wears the armband again.

According to Liverpool Echo, Liverpool stars Virgil van Dijk and Diojo Jota have both recovered from thier respective injuries. Jota who have been out of 11 weeks is back with the first team and will be in contention to start at against Sheffield United.

Van Dijk meanwhile has commenced light training and will be ready to against Arsenal. Van Dijk’s incredible recovery is massive boast to Liverpool who will now be targeting finishing in the top 4 and hopefully, beating Bayern Munich to the Champions League.

Liverpool star Sadio Mane has shifted his focus on helping Liverpool finish in the top 4 and winning the Champions league.

Mane has accepted that Liverpool will not be retaining the Premier League title with Manchester City racking up wins after wins neither will then be winning any European trophy.

The best bet of winning a trophy this season is the Champions league and Liverpool will be aiming to win that torphy now that Van Dijk and Diojo Jota are back.

Soon, Fabinho and Joe Gomez will be back in to first team action. A

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