Plenty of Liverpool fans have found themselves agreeing with Tim Sherwood after he showered captain Jordan Henderson with praise.
The Reds jumped another hurdle in their pursuit for their first Premier League title in 30 years and moved 25 points clear at the top of the standings after beating Norwich City 1-0 at Carrow Road. Indeed, Sadio Mane was the hero after he came off the bench and scored the winner with 13 minutes to play, meaning that Jurgen Klopp’s side need just five more wins to become champions.
Despite this, former Spurs manager Tim Sherwood recognised that the Sunderland-born midfielder has established himself as a true star this season. He told BT Sport (cited by the Liverpool Echo) that he is an “unbelievable leader” and will go down as one of the most influential captains in the history of the football club.
Check out some of the best Twitter responses down below…
I am one of many fans who used to give our captain lots of sticks but boys he made me eat that stick what a transformation from our captain no weakness in his game.
— mohammad Z (@zaheer8888) February 17, 2020
I totally agree! No ego! Just out and out leader
— Lisa Pilgrim (@LisaPilly9) February 17, 2020
I couldn’t agree more
— Mo.NEVER GIVE UP🏆 (@Cooler_King70) February 16, 2020
He already did a great thing and an unbelievable work is that he took pressure and replaced Gerrard 👌
— Yvan Roumieh (@YvanRoumieh) February 17, 2020
👏🏻spot on Tim, spot on. pic.twitter.com/Yxnd9Zcff3
— Magic Man (@LukeCozzie) February 17, 2020
Yup I agree made me eat my words, also saw himself to get involved in the sterling Gomez spat and sorted it out…
— Meeee (@DevinderBhangra) February 17, 2020
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