Liverpool to investigate Sturridge injury

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Liverpool boss, Brendan Rodgers has revealed his medical team are set to launch a thorough investigation into striker Daniel Sturridge’s thigh injury. According to Rodgers, it’s Sturridge’s 9th thigh injury in the same area, a worrying fate and something that will have to be dealt with. Speaking to Sky Sports, Rodgers said, “We reckon it’s his ninth injury on the same thing …

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Liverpool striker faces another injury setback

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Liverpool striker, Daniel Sturridge has suffered another hammer-blow to his return to fitness. The Liverpool and England striker has been sidelined since September and was due back in October, however, Sturridge picked up another knock which left him out until mid November. Once again, the former Chelsea striker has injured himself and this time a thigh strain in training will …

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England Squad – Who could be in there?

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England manager Roy Hodgson will reveal his squad that will play against Slovenia and Scotland, this lunchtime. There have been a host of names thrown about the mix who may get a look in. Let’s see the candidates… Harry Kane – The Spurs striker has been in top form for his club and is leading the goal scoring charts for …

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Is Brendan Rodgers under pressure at Liverpool?

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Is Liverpool boss, Brendan Rodgers under pressure after a mixed start to the season with the Reds? Liverpool succumbed to a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Basel last night in the Champions League, leaving them 3rd in the group sitting on 3 points, with Real Madrid to play twice in a row. Rodgers’ side have struggled once again defensively …

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Sturridge not to feature for England this month

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Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has quickly resolved the question as to whether Sturridge will feature for his country this month; the answer, no. Sturridge picked up his thigh injury whilst on international duty with the England team at the start of September and has been sidelined ever since. Speaking to BBC Sport, Rodgers said, “If we’re talking about players being picked …

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Switzerland v England – Preview

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England face Switzerland in their opening game of the Euro 2016 qualification campaign tonight. Roy Hodgson’s side warmed up for the tie with a 1-0 win over Norway which was heavily criticised for its lack of entertainment in-front of a half-full Wembley. Switzerland will pose a tougher test for England with the likes of Xherdan Shaqiri who will look to …

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3 things that we learned from the first week of the Premier League

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  The 2014/2015 Premier League season has kicked off and the round up of results this week paint a small picture as to what we can learn from the opening round of games. 1. Arsenal have a bench – Arsenal have the option to bring on quality to the field from their bench. Seasons before, Arsenal seemed to struggle to …

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