Jordan Henderson
Jordan Henderson isn’t the first soccer player to follow the money to Saudi Arabia. Nor is he the biggest name to be lured to the oil-rich kingdom as part of an ambitious recruitment drive that began with the signing of Cristiano Ronaldo last December.
Saudi Arabian soccer club Al-Ettifaq has signed Jordan Henderson weeks after luring Liverpool great Steven Gerrard to join as manager.
Jordan Henderson has confirmed his departure from Liverpool after 12 years at the Merseyside club ahead of an expected move to Saudi Arabia.
Alex Telles joined the slew of soccer stars heading to Saudi Arabia by completing a move from Manchester United to Al-Nassr.
Jordan Henderson was a notable absentee as Liverpool played Karlsruher in a pre-season friendly as the England midfielder closes in on a possible move to Saudi Arabian team Al-Ettifaq.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Tahj Staveskie’s 24 points helped Canisius defeat Niagara 81-68 on Saturday night.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — TJ Gadsden scored 11 points as Canisius beat Fairfield 64-51 on Sunday.

Gadsden also had 14 rebounds for the Golden Griffins (9-19, 7-12 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference).
EMMITSBURG, Md. (AP) — Dakota Leffew scored 22 points and Mount St. Mary’s held off Canisius 75-74 on Sunday.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — TJ Gadsden’s 31 points led Canisius over Quinnipiac 85-65 on Sunday.

Gadsden also added five rebounds for the Golden Griffins (6-18, 4-11 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference).
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) — Patrick Gardner scored 29 points as Marist beat Canisius 75-67 on Sunday.

Gardner also added nine rebounds for the Red Foxes (8-14, 4-9 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference).
LEWISTON, N.Y. (AP) — Aaron Gray scored 27 points as Niagara beat Canisius 76-73 on Friday night.

Gray added six rebounds for the Purple Eagles (12-9, 7-5 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference).
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Anthony Nelson scored five of his 22 points in overtime to lead Manhattan to an 81-74 victory over Canisius on Sunday.
LEWISTON, N.Y. (AP) — Allen Powell scored 15 points as Rider beat Canisius 66-64 on Saturday.

Powell went 6 for 7 from the line for the Broncs (6-6, 3-0 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference).
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Zach Anderson had 22 points that the game’s last bucket in FGCU’s 84-81 win over Canisius on Wednesday night.
Jordan Henderson knew exactly who to thank after opening the scoring in England’s 3-0 win against Senegal.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Curtis Jones scored 22 points as Buffalo beat Canisius 86-66 on Sunday night.

Jones also contributed six rebounds and five steals for the Bulls (3-4).
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Xzavier Long and Jordan Henderson scored 19 points apiece, Tahj Staveskie scored nine in overtime and Canisius beat St.
LONDON (AP) — The English Football Association will not be taking any disciplinary action following an investigation into a confrontation between Arsenal defender Gabriel and Liverpool midfielder Jordan Henderson during a Premier League match.
England midfielder Kalvin Phillips withdrew from the national team squad on Tuesday because of a shoulder injury in a concern for coach Gareth Southgate ahead of the World Cup.
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool bolstered its midfield Thursday by adding Brazil international Arthur Melo on loan from Juventus for the rest of the season in the final hours of the summer transfer window.
LONDON (AP) — New Liverpool signing Darwin Nunez came off the bench to score one goal and set up another Saturday as the Reds salvaged a 2-2 draw at promoted Fulham in the opening round of the Premier League.
PARIS (AP) — The Cruyff Turn. The Makelele Role. It might be time to add the Henderson Shuffle to the soccer lexicon.
A look at what’s happening in European soccer on Saturday:


Quadruple-chasing Liverpool turns its attention back to the pursuit of the Premier League title against Tottenham after reaching the Champions League final.
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool looks like being one European giant too many for Villarreal.

Wins in the Champions League semifinals are rarely as routine as Liverpool’s 2-0 first-leg victory on Wednesday over the Spanish underdog, which appears to have finally come unstuck on a fairytale run that has already accounted for European football royalty in Juventus and Bayern Munich.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Ahamadou Fofana had a career-high 21 points as Canisius got past Marist 78-67 on Thursday night.
HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) — Jordan Henderson had a career-high 25 points as Canisius narrowly defeated Quinnipiac 72-67 on Sunday.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Sam Iorio had 17 points off the bench to lift Niagara to a 65-54 win over Canisius on Saturday.
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Jesus Cruz had a career-high 25 points as Fairfield narrowly beat Canisius 80-76 in overtime on Monday night.
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Mohamed Salah scored twice as Liverpool piled more pressure on former manager Rafael Benitez with a 4-1 win over local rival Everton in the Premier League on Wednesday, breaking a scoring record in the process.