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Al-Ettifaq and Jordan Henderson part ways

January 19, 2024
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Jordan Henderson

Saudi Gazette report

DAMMAM
— Al-Ettifaq FC, a prominent team in the Saudi Pro League (SPL), reached a mutual agreement with player Jordan Henderson on Thursday to terminate his contract with immediate effect. This decision marks an amicable end to Henderson's tenure with the club.

Club President Samer Al Misehal expressed gratitude to Henderson for his contributions and extended best wishes for his future endeavors. Emphasizing respect for their players, Al Misehal noted that this swift decision was made considering the best interests of both the club and Henderson, avoiding any further distractions.

Jordan Henderson thanked the club, its fans, and everyone involved for the opportunity to be a part of Al-Ettifaq FC. He acknowledged the hard work being put into the club, expressing optimism about its future success.

Al Misehal also highlighted the importance of team unity and commitment, especially under the guidance of coach Steven Gerrard, as the club navigates a challenging league. The focus now shifts toward building new momentum through their winter training camp.

As Al-Ettifaq FC continues its journey through the 2023-2024 season, the club remains committed to achieving its short-term goals while progressing with its long-term project to transform and elevate the team's performance and standing.


January 19, 2024
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