Jordan Henderson warns Liverpool towards complacency after FC Porto rout in Champions League
Mo Salah and Roberto Firmino both of those notched braces in Tuesday’s 5-1 thrashing of the Portuguese giants at the Estadio do Dragao, which has been a joyful looking ground for Jurgen Klopp’s guys in latest periods.
That newest thumping victory suggests prolific Liverpool – who host Manchester Town in a superior-profile Premier League showdown on Sunday – have kicked off their quest for a seventh European crown with back-to-back again wins after coming from behind to topple AC Milan in a 5-objective thriller at Anfield a fortnight ago.
They sit rather at the prime of Group B and two points ahead of Atletico Madrid, who conquer 10-person AC Milan in Italy on Tuesday night time courtesy of a previous-gasp penalty from Reds legend Luis Suarez.
However, Henderson, who designed his 400th visual appearance for Liverpool in Portugal, was eager to worry that qualification for the last 16 is far from secured.
“It is surely not work completed, since there is 4 online games however to perform and it is a really hard group,” the England midfielder told BT Sport.
“But we have experienced two very very good performances from Milan and now Porto, we have applied ourselves really well and received the benefits we deserved. It is a fantastic start, but considerably from in excess of.
“We will be dissatisfied to concede as I believed we were being dominant throughout the sport.
“We scored some outstanding plans and played great soccer, so we have got to be delighted as it is a complicated location to come.”
On his most current milestone for Liverpool, Henderson additional: “I can’t describe the emotion. I still get it each and every time I put the shirt on. It truly is an honour and ideally I can do it several more situations in the long term.”