Sturridge returns from injury
Liverpool striker, Daniel Sturridge, has returned to training with the Reds after being sidelined for a month, following a thigh injury which he sustained on while playing in England’s Euro 2016 qualifier against Switzerland on 5 September.
He joined Steven Gerrard, Mario Balotelli, Fabio Borini, Joe Allen and Jose Enrique at the Melwood training ground on Thursday.
The 25-year-old did not participate in his side’s entire training session, opting to train with rehabilitation coach, Jordan Milsom, instead.
Red’s manager, Brendan Rodgers, has said that his team’s striking force has suffered since the absence of Sturridge, as replacement strikers, Rickie Lambert and Balotelli, have not yet scored a goal this season.
Sturridge is set to return to the field for the game against Queens Park Rangers on 19 October, which has been seen as good news for the Reds, who have only picked up four points since Sturridge’s absence, leaving them ninth on the log.
Photo Caption: Daniel Sturridge returns to Liverpool training after being away fro a month with a thigh injury. Photo courtesy of www.dailymail.co.uk
Orlando Pirates midfielder and captain, Oupa Manyisa, will be moving from the Buccaneers during the January transfer window to Mamelodi Sundowns, his agent, Thabo Moloto, confirmed on Thursday.
Liverpool chief executive, Ian Ayre, has said that he is hoping that current captain Steven Gerrard will be able to return to the club on a loan deal from Los Angeles Galaxy next year.
Arsenal midfielder, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, has said that it is important for his team to match their opponent’s physicality.
Bafana Bafana head coach, Shakes Mashaba, has announced his squad that will be facing Mali in an international friendly at the Stade Monedan Stadium in Libreville, Gabon on Wednesday afternoon.
The president of Equatorial Guinea, Teodoro Obiang Nguema, has said that he will personally pay for 40 000 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) tickets, which will be given to the poor, in order for them to attend matches.
Bafana Bafana defender, Thulani Hlatshwayo, has said that he is excited to be playing in the African Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournament and believes that the South African team can bring home the trophy.
Bafana Bafana head coach, Shakes Mashaba, has said that he is proud of his team for drawing 1-1 against Cameroon in their friendly international match on Saturday, but admitted that more work needs to be done before next month’s African Cup of Nations (AFCON).
Liverpool captain and midfielder, Steven Gerrard, has confirmed that he will be joining Los Angeles Galaxy on an 18 month contract after his deal with Anfield expires in July this year.
Bafana Bafana head coach, Shakes Mashaba, has stated that his team are more than capable of winning the 2015 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournament in Equatorial Guinea next month.
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