Jordan Henderson was once left in without a doubt that the Premier League would now not be declared ‘null and void’ after its suspension in mid-March, as “it wanted completing.”
The Premier League is ready to go back on June 17, 96 days after the contest was once postponed and left Liverpool in a six-point limbo of their price for the name.
The Reds’ closing top-flight fixture got here in opposition to Bournemouth on March 7, the place they might have formally been topped champions with out kicking a ball by the point they met Everton on March 16.
Cries for the marketing campaign to be declared ‘null and void’ made the rounds however the argument by no means held validity and with the top-flight ramping up for its go back, the Liverpool skipper, when talking to talkSPORT, insisted he was once now not nervous that the Reds’ ancient season could be wiped from the file books.
“Now not in point of fact,” Henderson answered when requested about the problem. “I believe clearly for us we nonetheless suppose we’ve were given paintings to do, and now we have. We’ve were given 9 video games left and we wish to win as a lot of them as conceivable.
“And that was once all our focal point was once on in point of fact with regards to simply in need of to get again and looking ahead to the correct time to return.
“I used to be all the time beneath the impact that, now not just for us however for the remainder of the league, it wanted completing in the future.”
Liverpool, like the remainder of the Premier League, had been again in coaching for over every week, however have been best given the go-ahead for full-contact coaching on Wednesday.
The method to start out small and paintings as much as workforce coaching has confirmed to be a luck for Henderson and Co. because it allowed avid gamers to ease again into coaching and Melwood, with all its adjustments, after a nine-week absence.
However the social interplay which has include the go back to a point of ‘normalcy’ has been simply as necessary.
“We’re all again coaching now, so we’ve been operating exhausting. It’s been just right to get again, get some just right classes in,” the skipper added.
“The elements’s been just right to make it much more tough, however it’s been just right to get again in the market.
“To start with it was once in small teams for the primary week, which in fact was once relatively just right. It kind of eased us again in once more, just a little bit of sunshine coaching, some first rate classes.
“After which clearly we went into the larger workforce now and full-contact coaching, in order that’s been in point of fact just right. That’s been good, simply being again and clearly coaching.
“Seeing the boys on a day by day foundation once more and simply having that banter.
“You do leave out it, so it’s great to be again and confidently we will be able to simply proceed like this till the video games get performed once more.”
The Reds are set to satisfy Everton at Goodison Park upon their go back, with impartial venues anticipated to be lost sight of after receiving backing from the Executive and Merseyside police.