“I have had conversations with Phil as he is my team-mate. I’m close to him and I have a lot of respect for him. Of course, if you ask everyone, they want Phil to stay as he is a world-class player,” said the Reds captain.
“It is obviously a difficult situation for Phil,” Henderson added
“Whatever I say will not help the situation but as players we are fully focused on the game. As players, you expect things in the transfer window to happen and players come and go.”