Next Game

Ludogorets v Liverpool

Wednesday, 26 November 2014, 19:45

Champions League Group B

Selhurst Park

Last Game

C Palace 3 - 1 Liverpool

Sunday, 23 November 2014, 13:30

Barclays Prem

Henderson up for derby clash

Liverpool midfielder Jordan Henderson is relishing Tuesday's Merseyside derby showdown with Everton and feels Brendan Rodgers' men are growing a winning mentality.

Last Updated: 28/01/14 at 19:13 Post Comment

Jordan Henderson: Cannot wait for Merseyside derby

Jordan Henderson: Cannot wait for Merseyside derby

More of the games that matter

Upgrade in minutes or watch with a NOW TV Day Pass.

The Reds go into Tuesday's clash at Anfield in fourth spot, just one point above Everton with both sides battling to finish in the top four this season.

Liverpool kept their FA Cup hopes alive with a 2-0 win at Bournemouth on Saturday and Henderson feels finishing in the top four this term would be a an achievement.

"I think our mentality is changing all the time. We want to win games and the winning mentality is coming," said Henderson.

"We are not easy to play against and we hate losing. So we just have to keep that going and keep it as it is. The top four is what we want to achieve. We've got to have that mentality going into every game, wanting to win and believing we can.

"We've got very good players, but we just need that mentality and be resilient in our performances. We work for each other and I think you've seen that here.

"It would be an achievement to finish in the top four. We're always looking to improve and that would be a massive improvement on last season. That's our aim and hopefully we can go far in this competition as well.

"I can't wait for the derby. It's a game everybody is really looking forward to. A couple of days rest and recover, and ready for Tuesday.

"I've been here quite a long time now and I feel at home and I want to be emotionally attached to Liverpool and want to do my best for the club and don't want to lose, especially in derbies.

"Hopefully, that won't be the case."

More of the games that matter

Upgrade in minutes or watch with a NOW TV Day Pass.

Related News

Most Commented

Readers' Comments

W

inners two weeks in a row? I haven't felt this good since the halcyon days of sir alex and micky phelan.

GVMUFC
Premier League Winners And Losers

T

his isn't directed at Van Gaal in particular, but, let's be honest, you don't have to be a tactical genius to beat Arsenal at the moment do you? I will say one thing...he put Van Persie on Monreal deliberately? Our Robin hardly had a touch did he? So did that really work? Hmmm....I'd stick to substituting Keepers (yes,yes, it was directed towards him in the end....)

cheshire-gooner
LVG: 'Tactics exposed Arsenal'

W

hat a load of Bull***t. DiMaria hardly had a kick and they won because of a dodgy offside and a breakaway goal when Arsenal were chasing. Good luck to them they got their points but to try and claim this as some sort of tactical masterstroke is laughable, It was luck pure and simple.

nicos
LVG: 'Tactics exposed Arsenal'

Footer 365

Arsenal: Alisher Usmanov: Arsene Wenger must admit mistakes

Alisher Usmanov says Arsene Wenger's principles may be holding Arsenal back, claiming the manager must admit his mistakes.

Ligue 1: Brandao apologises for headbutt on Paris St Germain's Thiago Motta

Brandao has apologised for the headbutt on Paris St Germain's Thiago Motta that saw him suspended for six months.

Manchester United: Van Gaal claims tactics exposed Arsenal

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal admits he was trying to expose 'our friend Nacho Monreal' at the Emirates.

Mail Box

Equating Rodgers To Hodgson. Oh Dear Me.

It's a Mailbox many will have been waiting. Brendan Rodgers gets a little bit of a stick, but there is at least praise for Manchester United,Van Gaal, Palace and Tottenham...

Oh Arsenal. Why Oh Why Oh Effing Why?

We have plenty of fallout from Arsenal's latest display of outrageous incompetence, plus the question of why every team seems to be getting worse. Plus, another Garcia ghost goal...

© 2014 British Sky Broadcasting Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media property