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Premier League
Is it finally time for Daniel Sturridge to leave Liverpool?
15:00 Wednesday 13th March 2019

Daniel Sturridge has endured another season of inactivity and poor form at Liverpool, but his lack of playing time isn’t down to fitness woes. The 29-year-old has been in the matchday squad in all seven of their Champions League games,…

England National Team
Can these players step up for England if Harry Kane is injured?
08:00 Friday 5th October 2018

Jamie Vardy, Marcus Rashford, Danny Welbeck and, of course, Harry Kane. They comprised Gareth Southgate's strike force in Russia. Kane won the World Cup Golden Boot, scoring six goals in the Three Lions’ semifinal run.  Problem?…

Premier League
Why Daniel Sturridge will be important for Liverpool this season
12:00 Saturday 22nd September 2018

There was a devastating attacking trio at Anfield before Mo Salah, Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mane donned red. Luis Suarez, Daniel Sturridge and Raheem Sterling tormented Premier League defenders for Liverpool beginning with the 2013/14 campaign,…

Premier League
Why Liverpool were right to throw money at the problem
12:00 Saturday 11th August 2018

After years of reluctance, Liverpool have registered their place among top clubs willing to dominate the transfer window. During the silly season, there is always one club much sillier than the rest. Quite often, it's Real Madrid but…

Four Salomon Rondon alternatives for Newcastle United
12:00 Sunday 5th August 2018

Newcastle United is in desperate need for some offensive bite. The Toon Army lost its final tooth following Alexandar Mitrovic’s switch to Fulham. Salomon Rondon seemed on his way before talks with West Brom broken down.  Finishing…

England National Team
Should these England players be on the plane to Russia?
17:00 Tuesday 8th May 2018

As the season draws to an end, the World Cup opening ceremony also draws ever nearer. Unless you have been living under a non-football saturating rock you will know that the 2018 World Cup will be held in Russia this summer, despite protests…

Premier League
Liverpool's top 5 strikers in the Premier League era
18:15 Monday 23rd April 2018

Liverpool FC has always possessed great attackers. Mohamed Salah is the present standout. The newly crowned PFA Player of the Year equalled the Premier League record earlier this week for the most goals in a 38-game season. Having scored 31…

Premier League
Why Daniel Sturridge's West Brom loan will hinder his progress
09:30 Saturday 17th February 2018

The short answer to the headline's question is that Daniel Sturridge suffered a hamstring injury after only four minutes on the field for West Brom against Chelsea. That qualifies as a hindrance. Sturridge made a bold statement…

Premier League
Dominic Solanke stays; Daniel Sturridge goes; Has Jurgen Klopp put his money on the wrong horse?
09:30 Thursday 1st February 2018

Liverpool striker Dominic Solanke made a cameo appearance in the closing stages of Tuesday’s 3-0 win over Huddersfield Town. The young England international still awaits his first Reds goal since July’s move from Chelsea. Reds…

Premier League
What happened to Daniel Sturridge at Liverpool?
15:30 Saturday 27th January 2018

Long before Harry Kane and Jamie Vardy emerged, the English national team had a striker who was supposedly carrying the hopes of the underachieving nation.  In 2014, Liverpool came close to winning its first league title since 1990. The…

Premier League
Daniel Sturridge must leave Liverpool in January window
09:30 Saturday 13th January 2018

Daniel Sturridge has been on the periphery of Jurgen Klopp's plans all season. As such he may be considering his Anfield future with an eye to earning a place in Gareth Southgate's World Cup squad. The Liverpool forward has been…

Who should Chelsea target in January?
09:30 Monday 8th January 2018

Clubs of Chelsea's caliber always see players linked. Sometimes the interest is genuine but more often agents are just trying to put players in the shop window or secure them better terms. After a surprisingly successful title challenge,…

England National Team
Gareth Southgate’s Three Lions strikeforce dilemma
09:30 Thursday 28th December 2017

Only four active England internationals have hit more than 15 goals in the Premier League in the past decade. They are Harry Kane, Jamie Vardy, Daniel Sturridge, and Charlie Austin. Kane has scored more goals in calendar 2017 than anyone…

Champions League
Lucky Liverpool grab much needed European win
10:50 Thursday 2nd November 2017

Liverpool are renowned for doing things the hard way in recent years. This season is no exception. Starting their Champions League campaign with two draws in very winnable games didn't make life easy. The Reds bounced back with a 7-0 victory…

How Liverpool can cope in the absence of Sadio Mane
16:00 Friday 13th October 2017

The international break probably came when the Reds needed it as they were having a terrible run in the league. However, the break also came at a price as Sadio Mane has picked up a hamstring injury during a match for his country Senegal. Given…