Jordan Henderson. Photograph:( AFP )
Liverpool trained at the University of Notre Dame as they are set to face Borussia Dortmund on July 20 (5:30 am IST)
Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson addressed media on Thursday ahead of their pre-season friendlies in the United States.
The Reds trained at the University of Notre Dame as they are set to face Borussia Dortmund on July 20 (5:30 am IST).
Champions League holders will play two more matches on their US tour against Sevilla and Sporting Lisbon before returning to the UK to continue their preparations.
Premier League runners-up will begin the season with a home game against the newly-promoted Norwich on August 10.
Speaking to media about returning after UCL victory, Henderson said that winning the European title was a "special moment" that gave them a taste of success and the team wants more trophies.
"That was such a big achievement for us as a team. And it was a special moment, of course, se we've enjoyed our summer, I'm sure," said Henderson.
"But it also gives us that taste for success. And we want more, more trophies, more of that," he said.
"So, I think, I don't speak for me, I speak for the lot of the lads as well, we 're dying to get back in and get going again," the captain added.
Henderson also talked about the current team formation and summer transfers. "I feel very confident in squad that we've got. you Look at a place that have come back from a long, long injuries like ,and Adam, and even look at what is doing pre-season."
"I think players like that you have a big contribution this season, hopefully, if they can stay fit -- and everybody else as well. I think we've got a very good squad. I'm a capable of competing on all fronts and every competition that we're in," said Jordan Henderson.