Daniel Sturridge

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Born: 1 September 1989; Birmingham, UK
Position: Forward
Signed: 2 January 2013; Chelsea; £12m
England's Daniel Sturridge, front, celebrates after scoring his side’s second goal during the Euro 2016 Group B soccer match between England and Wales at the Bollaert stadium in Lens, France, Thursday, June 16, 2016. Behind are Marcus Rashford, left, and Jamie Vardy. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

Set to welcome his five England internationals back to action for Liverpool's US tour, Jurgen Klopp is confident they will be raring to go. Klopp's...
Jurgen Klopp vs. Tranmere Rovers. Credit: Propaganda

As we hurtle toward the 2016/17 season, there is plenty for Liverpool supporters to be optimistic about. Liverpool continue their pre-season preparations throughout the summer,...
LILLE, FRANCE - Friday, July 1, 2016: Wales' Joe Allen celebrates a 3-1 victory over Belgium and reaching the Semi-Final during the UEFA Euro 2016 Championship Quarter-Final match at the Stade Pierre Mauroy. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Euro 2016 is done and dusted, following Portugal's 1-0 win over France on Sunday evening, and we assess the performance of each Liverpool player...
England coach Roy Hodgson stands on the sidelines during the Euro 2016 round of 16 soccer match between England and Iceland, at the Allianz Riviera stadium in Nice, France, Monday, June 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Claude Paris)

England crashed out of Euro 2016 at the last-16 stage with a humiliating but deserved 2-1 loss to Iceland, with Daniel Sturridge the only...
England's Daniel Sturridge, front, celebrates after scoring his side’s second goal during the Euro 2016 Group B soccer match between England and Wales at the Bollaert stadium in Lens, France, Thursday, June 16, 2016. Behind are Marcus Rashford, left, and Jamie Vardy. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

As the European Championships take a brief pause ahead of the last-16 stage, we take a look at how the tournament has unfolded so...
Picture by: Tim Goode / PA Wire/Press Association Images England's Adam Lallana during the International Friendly at the Stadium of Light, Sunderland.

England were held to a 0-0 draw by Slovakia at Euro 2016 on Monday evening, with five Liverpool players involved in Saint-Etienne. Three Lions boss...
LENS, FRANCE - Thursday, June 16, 2016: England's Daniel Sturridge celebrates scoring his sides second goal against Wales during the UEFA Euro 2016 Championship Group B match at the Stade Bollaert-Delelis. (Pic by Paul Greenwood/Propaganda)

Club and country team mate Adam Lallana has praised Daniel Sturridge's second-half showing for England against Wales, after his injury-time winner for the Three...
England's Daniel Sturridge, front, celebrates after scoring his side’s second goal during the Euro 2016 Group B soccer match between England and Wales at the Bollaert stadium in Lens, France, Thursday, June 16, 2016. Behind are Marcus Rashford, left, and Jamie Vardy. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

Sachin Nakrani questions why Daniel Sturridge, one of the most prolific goalscorers in the Premier League, doesn't get much love from supporters for club...
LENS, FRANCE - Thursday, June 16, 2016: England's Daniel Sturridge celebrates scoring his sides second goal against Wales during the UEFA Euro 2016 Championship Group B match at the Stade Bollaert-Delelis. (Pic by Paul Greenwood/Propaganda)

England came out on top against Wales at Euro 2016, with three Reds featuring in a game decided by Daniel Sturridge's injury-time winner. It was...
James Milner, England (Picture by: Adam Davy / PA Archive/Press Association Images)

England beat Portugal 1-0 at Wembley on Thursday evening, and four Liverpool players featured for the Three Lions. Roy Hodgson's men produced an insipid display...

Daniel Sturridge is among five Liverpool players included in Roy Hodgson's final 23-man England squad for Euro 2016. The 26-year-old striker was believed to be...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Sunday, May 8, 2016: Liverpool's substitute Daniel Sturridge before the Premier League match against Watford at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Daniel Sturridge will find out if he has been included in England's Euro 2016 squad on Tuesday, amid reports claiming he could be one...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Sunday, May 8, 2016: Liverpool's substitute Daniel Sturridge during the Premier League match against Watford at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Missing England's 2-1 friendly victory over Australia with a calf injury, Daniel Sturridge is set for "extra training" to prove his fitness. The striker remained...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Sunday, September 20, 2015: Liverpool's Daniel Sturridge in action during the Premier League match against Norwich City at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Daniel Sturridge endured a turbulent 2015/16 campaign, but after recovering from a series of injuries, the striker proved his quality on the pitch. Sturridge spent...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Sunday, May 8, 2016: Liverpool's substitute Daniel Sturridge before the Premier League match against Watford at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

After going four months without injury - his longest spell since June 2014 - Daniel Sturridge has been injured within days of joining up...
England's Adam Lallana in action during the International friendly match at Wembley. Photo credit should read: David Klein/Sportimage via PA Images

Roy Hodgson has confirmed a 26-man preliminary England squad for this summer's Euro 2016 tournament in France, with five Liverpool players included. As expected, the...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Wednesday, May 11, 2016: Liverpool's Christian Benteke scores a last-minute goal against Chelsea during the Premier League match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Christian Benteke scored a late equaliser to earn a point for Liverpool in their last home game of the season against Chelsea.
BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND - Sunday, April 17, 2016: Liverpool's Daniel Sturridge in action against Bournemouth during the FA Premier League match at Dean Court. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

During a quick-fire interview at Liverpool's Melwood training facility, Daniel Sturridge gave an insight into the Reds' dressing room.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Thursday, May 5, 2016: Liverpool's Daniel Sturridge and Nathaniel Clyne celebrate after his side's 3-0 victory over Villarreal, reaching the final 3-1 on aggregate, during the UEFA Europa League Semi-Final 2nd Leg match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Daniel Sturridge has no desire to leave Liverpool and believes "something special" could be on the horizon under Jurgen Klopp.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Thursday, March 10, 2016: Liverpool's captain Jordan Henderson in action against Manchester United during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 1st Leg match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

After securing a place in the Europa League final, Jurgen Klopp says both Jordan Henderson and Divock Origi are hoping to be fit to feature.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Thursday, May 5, 2016: Liverpool's Adam Lallana celebrates scoring the third goal against Villarreal during the UEFA Europa League Semi-Final 2nd Leg match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

It is the morning after the night before, and we take a look at how the media reacted to Liverpool’s semi-final victory over Villarreal.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Thursday, May 5, 2016: Liverpool's Daniel Sturridge celebrates scoring the second goal against Villarreal during the UEFA Europa League Semi-Final 2nd Leg match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Speaking after Liverpool’s 3-0 win over Villarreal secured progress to the Europa League final, Daniel Sturridge praised the Anfield support for their backing.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, April 23, 2016: Liverpool's manager Jürgen Klopp during the Premier League match against Newcastle United at Anfield. (Pic by Bradley Ormesher/Propaganda)

Leicester City’s stunning Premier League triumph couldn’t have come at a better time for Jurgen Klopp.
BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND - Sunday, April 17, 2016: Liverpool's Daniel Sturridge in action against Bournemouth during the FA Premier League match at Dean Court. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Emre Can may return to action against Villarreal on Thursday.
SWANSEA, WALES - Sunday, May 1, 2016: Liverpool's Dejan Lovren applauds the supporters after his side's 3-1 defeat to Swansea City during the Premier League match at the Liberty Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

We take a look at how the media assessed Liverpool’s disappointing 3-1 loss to Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium.

Jurgen Klopp defended Daniel Sturridge after the England striker headed straight down the tunnel following Liverpool's 3-1 Barclays Premier League defeat at Swansea.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, April 2, 2016: Liverpool's Daniel Sturridge is substituted during the Premier League match against Tottenham Hotspur at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Daniel Sturridge had provided a pragmatic assessment of his long-term future, saying that "I would never say I am Liverpool until I die."
BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND - Sunday, April 17, 2016: Liverpool's Daniel Sturridge in action against Bournemouth during the FA Premier League match at Dean Court. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has no regrets about leaving Daniel Sturridge on the bench for their Europa League semi-final defeat in Villarreal.
VILLRREAL, SPAIN - Thursday, April 28, 2016: Liverpool's goalkeeper Simon Mignolet looks dejected after an injury-time winning goal for Villarreal CF during the UEFA Europa League Semi-Final 1st Leg match at Estadio El Madrigal. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

After Liverpool went down 1-0 to Villarreal in the Europa League semi-final first leg, we review how the media reacted to the narrow defeat.

Christian Benteke returns to training this week, but is there any way back for Belgian at Anfield?