Premier League title won't quell Liverpool hunger: Henderson

Liverpool sealed its 19th league crown with seven Premier League matches remaining after having won the Champions League, UEFA Super Cup and Club World Cup last year.

Liverpool's manager Jurgen Klopp and Liverpool's Jordan Henderson leave the field at the end of the English Premier League football match between Everton and Liverpool at Goodison Park.   -  AP

Liverpool's challenge after wrapping up its first English league title in 30 years is to maintain its intensity and keep pushing for trophies, skipper Jordan Henderson has said.

The club sealed its 19th league crown with seven Premier League matches remaining after having won the Champions League, UEFA Super Cup and Club World Cup last year.

Henderson told British media the mentality of his team would never change.

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“They'll want to keep going and keep improving because the hard bit now is continuing that consistency and intensity to keep going at the highest level, keep winning trophies,” he said.

“That's going to be a new challenge for us to cope with and I've got every confidence from us that we'll meet it.”

Henderson said manager Jurgen Klopp would help them maintain their focus.

“... We see the manager as being someone who would never let distractions get in the way of what we're trying to achieve,” Henderson added.

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“After the Champions League (final) you could have asked would they still have that drive, that hunger to go on and win more? And I think we have proven this season we do.”

Liverpool visits second-placed Manchester City in the league on Thursday.

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