Watch: ‘Yes Millie!’ – Jordan Henderson shows brilliant leadership vs Spurs
After inheriting the Liverpool armband from Steven Gerrard in 2015, Jordan Henderson has consistently demonstrated his leadership qualities.
Having led the Reds to Champions League glory in 2018-19, Henderson then captained them to their first Premier League title in 2019-20.
Despite starting at centre-back due to Liverpool’s injury problems, he still played a pivotal role in their 3-1 win over Tottenham on Thursday.
During a clip released by the club, the 30-year-old can be he heard praising his team-mates and shouting instructions throughout the game.
Henderson was particulate impressed by Joel Matip and James Milner, with the Liverpool captain audibly shouting: “Brilliant Joel! Yes, son!” and “Yes Millie!”
— Liverpool FC (@LFC) January 30, 2021