The most interesting stories of football ground are written during the transfer windows. Chases and bargaining for the most wanted players take an entertaining turn around as many clubs want a particular player for their team. Some of the clubs offer without any limit of amount while others have to stay satisfied with something less.
Former Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge is still looking at the possibility of remaining in the English Premier league with Aston Villa being reported as one of the potential destinations. The former England international has become an outcast in recent years. Since leaving Liverpool in 2019, he has been experiencing a rapid decline in his career. After moving to West Brom to secure regular playing time, the striker made the surprise switch to Turkish football with Trabzonspor in 2019. He spent just one season with the club before being released.
Former Liverpool forward Daniel Sturridge could be on the verge of a move to Italy if things go well as planned. This is due to a surprise interest from Benevento, who have been crowned as the champions of Italian Serie B.
The striker is targeting a return to top level football and he is rebuilding his career after being banned from the game for his failure to stick with the betting rules. Benevento are in an ambitious position and they are targeting many top players, but a striker like Sturridge will be available for free.
Former Liverpool star Michael Owen believes manager Jurgen Klopp will go down as a legend of the club after guiding them to their maiden Premier League title. The Reds were comfortably the best team over the course of the season and they were able to secure the English crown with seven more games left in the campaign.
As a result, they became the quickest-ever champions in English history and Owen is delighted for Klopp, who has transformed the club over the past five years.
Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers has said that Daniel Sturridge had everything to shine for Liverpool but could not excel due to the regular injury concerns. The England international experienced his best-ever season at the Merseyside outfit under Rodgers in 2013/2014 where the club missed out on the league title to Manchester City by a couple of points.
Sturridge formed a superb striker partnership alongside Luis Suarez and he bagged 25 goals and nine assists over the course of the campaign. In the next five seasons, he was unable to replicate the performances due to multiple muscular injury concerns and he was eventually released by the Reds last summer.
Former Liverpool footballer Don Hutchinson says that the club can win the title if Kalidou Koulibaly is signed to the club. He has been closely linked with a move to Manchester United. Hutchinson suggests that bringing in Koulibaly to the team will be supportive to Virgil Van Dijk. Jurgen Klopp is making moves to bring the defender to the club.
The centre back has been the interest of many clubs. If he is ready for signing a contract with Liverpool or United, it will be his first time in the English league. The Reds have already spent a huge amount on Van Dijk and that will be impossible to spend such big amount on another player.
Former Liverpool forward Daniel Sturridge has explained the reasons behind his legendary goal celebration, which has become synonymous with his goals. The former England forward is currently without a club after being released by Turkish outfit Trabzonspor.
He has also been banned from football due to his involvement in the betting side of the game. As a result, he now has plenty of time to reflect on a carrier that could have become immensely successful. One of the iconic elements of Sturridge, who has played for Manchester City, Chelsea, and Liverpool, is the wave celebration, which has been a feature of his goals for club and country.
Former Premier League ace Danny Mills believes Daniel Sturridge has blown the opportunity to revive his career after being suspended until June 18 for breaking betting rules. The former Liverpool man was plying his trade for Turkish Super Lig outfit Trabzonspor until March when they decided to mutually terminate his contract because of the ban.
Speaking on Football Insider, Mills said that Sturridge was very foolish after breaking the rules pertaining to betting. He added that the England international has blown the chance to play competitive football for the rest of the season and he would now have to wait for potential offers from interested clubs during the summer.
AC Milan chief says Zlatan Ibrahimovic will decide his future with the Rossoneri. AC Milan sporting director Ricky Massara has said that Zlatan Ibrahimovic will decide his own destiny with the Serie A outfit.
The former Sweden international joined the Rossoneri on a free transfer at the turn of the year but he only signed for the season with the option for a further 12 months.
Liverpool striker Roberto Firmino has said that the club World Cup success is significant for the Reds. The Merseyside outfit qualified for the tournament after winning the Champions League last term and they managed to go all the way as they beat Monterrey and Flamengo in the semi-final and final respectively.
Following the trophy celebration, Firmino acknowledged that a large section of England were not watching the game but the success in the competition means a lot for the club, he told: “We’ve already written a small part of history winning the Champions League but now we have added a trophy which has never been won before.