World Cup stats prove Liverpool man was England’s best player in Russia

first_img BIG PRESENTS UP TOP The Three Lions played 690 minutes of football in Russia, before being knocked out by beaten finalists Croatia.Henderson played for 482 of these and England were never trailing while he was on the pitch.They played 208 minutes without Henderson, and were losing for 136 minutes in his absence. Debates raged up and down the country over whether this was in fact the right decision or not, but the former Middlesbrough man stuck to his guns.Eight players were duly rested, and England suffered a 1-0 defeat.Before the team sheet was even officially submitted, I wrote an article declaring this Southgate’s first mistake in Russia.The reason for this, is because Jordan Henderson (one of the eight to be rested in Kaliningrad) has transformed into England’s most important player. gameday cracker impact What every Premier League club’s fans dream of this Christmas Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions He missed both games against Belgium, and was withdrawn before the end of the Sweden and Croatia clashes with a groin strain.It is testament to the 28-year-old’s resilience and diligence that people were calling for Eric Dier to be played ahead of the Liverpool skipper before the tournament.But the high standards he sets for himself clearly have an impact on his teammates – like any captain should do. silverware Southgate trusts Henderson as the lone holding midfielder in his adventurous Three Lions team latest 2 It was a fourth place finish for England, but it could have been so much better Every Championship club’s best signing of the decade, including Taarabt and Dack Top Football News Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT Before England’s final Group G World Cup clash against Belgium, it was rumoured Gareth Southgate was planning on making numerous changes to his side.The Three Lions had just qualified for the knockout stages after beating Tunisia and thrashing Panama, and Southgate wanted to rest players. The average first-team salaries at every Premier League club in 2019 revealed 2 Liverpool news live: Klopp reveals when Minamino will play and issues injury update England’s most successful clubs of the past decade, according to trophies won BEST OF ALTERED Tottenham predicted XI to face Brighton with Mourinho expected to make big changes last_img read more

Search for anarchist

first_img Facebook Twitter: @NeosKosmos Instagram Police were looking for Costas Sakkas, a self-proclaimed anarchist who is facing charges of involvement in the urban guerrilla group Conspiracy of the Cells of Fire, after he failed to report to his local police precinct in Kaminia, Piraeus, by midnight on Monday.Sakkas, 30, had been released from custody in January on the condition that he posted bail of 5,000 euros, reported to the precinct closest to his declared residence every Monday and refrained from fraternizing with any known or suspected members of the terrorist group. He had been re-arrested after his fingerprints were found in an apartment that had been used several years ago by Conspiracy of the Cells of Fire as an arms cache.Authorities launched the search for Sakkas at midnight on Monday, after he failed to report in.Sakkas has denied any involvement with the terrorist group, though he has admitted to being on “friendly terms” with some of its members.Source: Kathimerinilast_img read more