Henderson Optimistic, Call Liverpool Average Good-good
Liverpool – Liverpool just stay within one game away from Wembley. If you can beat Chelsea in the League Cup semi-final second leg of the UK, they will be playing at the top of the party that they desire.
Liverpool and Chelsea drew 1-1 in a match at Anfield on January 20 last. With these results, Chelsea little benefit, considering the second match on Tuesday (27/1) local time, will take place at Stamford Bridge.
Aware that game at home versus not going easily, Henderson tried to stay focused. However, he said that the performance of Liverpool in recent weeks can not be understated.
In the match against Chelsea in the first leg, the Reds appear offensive and were able to dominate possession. Likewise with the FA Cup fourth round match against Bolton on Saturday (24/1) and, although it also ended in a draw.
Before grabbing the two draws, Liverpool had won three straight wins. Starting from a 2-1 victory over AFC Wimbledon in the FA Cup, Liverpool then successfully beat Sunderland 1-0 and Aston Villa 2-0 in the Premier League.
“Our performance is good. We should be able to defend it,” Henderson said on the club’s official website.
“Our confidence is high, especially in the presence of an important game on Tuesday.”
“I hope, if we show a good performance, we will get the right result,” said the 24-year-old midfielder.
English League Cup semi-final match will bring together other Sheffield United vs Tottenham Hotspur. In the first game held at the White Har Lane, Spurs won 1-0.