Since Jordan Henderson got injured and left out of action, Liverpool have lost 2 games of the three last and didn’t score a single goal.
The Merseyside club lost to Watford (Premier League) and Chelsea (FA Cup), as the toughest period for Jurgen Klopp’s team has finally come.
How important was Henderson for his team?
According to the statistics, Liverpool have won 82.4 % of their matches (28 of 34), when Henderson was on the pitch.
On the other hand, without the captain Reds have failed to win in 5 of 12 matches (58.3 % success rate).
The average goal statistics also slightly change depending on Henderson’s presence in the squad.
Liverpool scored 2.1 goals on average with the midfielder and 1.9 goals without him.
And finally, Merseyside club concede 0.7 goals per match if Henderson plays and 1.8 if he doesn’t.
According to recent reports, the 29-year-old player will return before the match against Everton on March 16.