I predicted Jordan Henderson's greatness in 2011 - Asamoah Gyan reveals

Published on: 27 July 2020

Legendary Ghana striker, Asamoah Gyan has revealed that he predicted Jordan Henderson's greatness back in 2011.

Gyan played with the Liverpool skipper at Sunderland at a time when Henderson was a young player.

Henderson has lead Liverpool to end their 30 years trophyless run.

And according to Gyan, he realised Jordan Henderson had a of potentials and even told Sulley Muntari that the Englishman will be a great player in future.

“In 2011 I told Sulley [muntari], to look at this chap (Henderson) he will be great in the future, you mark it somewhere," Gyan told MAX TV.

“Henderson is one player who never give up, he is very committed and inspires his teammates even at that young age (21), he plays with passion and give his all for the team in every game, am not surprise seeing what he doing at Liverpool.” He ended.

Jordan Henderson who joined Liverpool from Sunderland in the summer of 2011 led Liverpool to win the UEFA Champions League last season.

Henderson has also been voted the Footballer Writers Player of the Season.