Liverpool have confirmed midfielder Jordan Henderson has signed a brand new four-year contract at Anfield.
The 31-year-old had left the final two years of his earlier contract and a brand new contract was not all the time in progress, with the decision-makers on the membership initially hesitant to decide to the ageing midfielder long-term.
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– Jordan Henderson (@JHenderson) August 31, 2021
Manager Jurgen Klopp was adamant that Henderson wanted a brand new contract and an settlement on new phrases was finally reached, with Liverpool ending the hypothesis as soon as and for all with an announcement on its official web site.
Henderson’s new settlement will apply till 2025 and takes the midfielder to his thirty fifth birthday.
“I am obviously very honored and proud to be able to continue the journey I have already been here,” he mentioned. “It’s great to finally get it done and just concentrate on looking ahead and what the future may mean.
“Of course I’m in a completely different place, as a participant and as a particular person, from the primary time I went in. I actually have realized and grown quite a bit throughout my time right here, and I actually have to thank many individuals for that.
“I have loved every minute of it, even when I look back on the tough times, I still enjoyed being a part of this football club. The longer I can do it, the better for me really. I want to be here as long as possible, I have always said that.
“Continuing this journey is unbelievable for me and my household, and I hope the followers and the membership really feel the identical means.”
Henderson, who celebrates ten years as part of the club’s furniture, will be the sixth first-team star to receive fresh terms at Anfield this summer, after Trent Alexander-Arnold, Virgil van Dijk, Alisson, Fabinho and Andy Robertson.
“Every yr is similar, yearly is the most important problem, the most important season that awaits,” he continued. “I really feel as hungry as ever.
“I feel as hungry as when I first went in ten years ago, to prove to people that I deserve to be in this football club and give absolutely everything every day for the brand, for the fans and for each other in this building.
“If we do, I really feel we’ve got a very good likelihood of being profitable.”