Comparing the box to box mids | Ramsey, Henderson, Carrick, Ramires, Paulinho

Comparing the box to box mids | Ramsey, Henderson, Carrick, Ramires, Paulinho

In the modern day game, the box to box midfielder is a crucial part to a team.  A good box to box midfielder links the defence and the attack, push's forward to keep the play ticking but also gets back to defend then win the ball back and makes it his goal to cover every blade of grass on the pitch in each and every game.  It takes not only technical ability to take on this role but, it takes …
Player Performance Analysis | Jordan Henderson Vs Crystal Palace

Player Performance Analysis | Jordan Henderson Vs Crystal Palace

Liverpool returned to the Premier League summit on Saturday after a rampant first-half display was enough to help see off a beleaguered Crystal Palace 3-1 at Anfield. The ‘SAS’ partnership of Luis Suárez and Daniel Sturridge continued to flourish on the pitch, with both players scoring inside the opening 17 minutes, whilst a Steven Gerrard penalty not long after meant the Reds’ captain has now scored and assisted at least once in each of the last 15 top-flight seasons and ultimately …
Henderson Vs Cleverley | Who's the better player? Stats Analysis

Henderson Vs Cleverley | Who's the better player? Stats Analysis

Jordan Henderson Compared to EPL midfielders | Stats

Jordan Henderson Compared to EPL midfielders | Stats

Can last season's ugly duckling becomes this season's shining light? It is certainly the case with Jordan Henderson of Liverpool this season. The majority of the Anfield supporters labelled Henderson a £20m flop at the culmination of last season, ignoring the fact that he was played out of position by Kenny Dalglish. This season he has been playing his preferred central midfield position alongside a combination of Steven Gerrard, Joe Allen and Lucas Leiva and has improved enough to be …
Jordan Henderson: New season, new promise | Stats Analysis

Jordan Henderson: New season, new promise | Stats Analysis

‘There are players who, when you first see them play, make the hairs stand up on the back of your neck. Jordan was one of them. 'I was doing a bit of scouting the first time I saw Jordan play, and you just knew straight away he had something. 'As soon as we saw him play it was clear he had that special talent. He has the right attitude, too. He has been back to present prizes for us and …