WATCH: Jordan Henderson Gives Exceptional Interview After Ross Barkley Challenge
Posted by Jordan Clarke | Published on December 19, 2016
Jordan Henderson has reacted as a complete professional to Ross Barkley’s horror tackle on him during tonight’s Merseyside derby.
— Liverpool Gifs (@lfcgif) December 19, 2016
Barkley, who is international team-mates with Henderson, flew-in studs up on the Liverpool captain in a challenge that could have broken his leg. However, Henderson has refused to start any controversy and revealed Barkley apologised after the game.
Speaking on Sky Sports, Henderson says it’s “a derby, these sorts of tackles are expected”.