Jordan Henderson, a Liverpool player, confirmed that everyone in the Reds will do everything in their power to win the English League Cup, before facing Chelsea, scheduled for next Sunday, at Wembley Stadium in the English capital, London.
Henderson said in the match press conference, “We will do our best to win the Carabao Cup. It is a very big moment of the season to achieve an early title, which could represent a big boost for the team. It is the cup final and we want to win, so we will make sure to perform the best to return the title to Liverpool.”
Henderson added, “Chelsea is a very strong team and they will strive to win another title, but we want to win this final and we see it as an opportunity to build confidence and improve the mood before the end of the season. It will not be an easy match.”
The Liverpool player continued, “We have to treat this match like any other and focus strongly on the task at hand. Of course, I can help the team through my experience and my participation in previous finals, but as a team, the situation has not changed.”
On the recent events between Russia and Ukraine, Henderson commented, “I am not a political expert to talk about what is happening between Russia and Ukraine, but it is a frightening and terrifying topic. For us, we are trying to focus on the match,” adding, “I agree with the decision to withdraw hosting the Champions League final from Russia, which is a right decision.” .
Liverpool had managed to achieve a wide victory over Leeds United 6-0 in the match that took place between them on Wednesday evening at “Anfield”, as part of the postponement of the nineteenth round of the Premier League for the current season 2021-2022.
Liverpool is in second place in the Premier League table, with 60 points, from winning 18 matches, drawing 6, losing two matches, scoring 69 goals and receiving only 20.