Exclusive – Carragher tells Sturridge: No pressure but it’s down to you to kickstart Liverpool’s season!

first_imgJamie Carragher does not want to put too much pressure on Daniel Sturridge’s shoulders, but admits the striker is Liverpool’s most likely saviour.The 25-year-old has not played since damaging his hamstring while on England duty in August, and the Reds have struggled in his absence.But he is now back in training and in line to return to action for Liverpool in their first game after the international break, against Crystal Palace on November 23.“You can’t just expect Daniel Sturridge to come in and fire on all cylinders,” he told the Colin Murray show. “He has been out for while so you don’t want to put too much pressure on him, but it looks like it is down to him because there is not much else there at the moment.“Hopefully, when this international break is out the way, we will start seeing the real Liverpool. It will be a different Liverpool to last season, for obvious reasons – Luis Suarez going and the new players coming in – but we have to start picking it up because before you know it Southampton might even be too far ahead, never mind the other top teams.”last_img read more

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