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Some Liverpool fans react to Jordan Henderson’s Community Shield display

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Some Liverpool fans react to Jordan Henderson’s Community Shield display

Some Liverpool fans have laid into Jordan Henderson after his sub-par showing against Manchester City in the Community Shield.

The Reds were beaten on penalties at Wembley after the game finished 1-1 after 90 minutes.

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Raheem Sterling opened the scoring for City in the first half, with Joel Matip equalising in the 77th minute.

Liverpool struggled to get going in the first half, but eventually found a foothold as City’s level dropped.

The Reds have not had the best of pre-seasons and there could be some concern from Jurgen Klopp with the Premier League to officially commence next weekend.

Perhaps the German will have a decision to make for the opening match against Norwich City, with captain Henderson having struggled against the Citizens.

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Arguably, the likes of Adam Lallana and Naby Keita gave better accounts of themselves when they came on in the second half.

Liverpool fans react

The consensus after the game appeared to be that £140,000-a-week ace Henderson (Spotrac) is limited technically.

Many Reds fans were not impressed with the 29-year-old’s lack of penetration with his passing – which is something that he has been criticised for in the past:

 

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