According to our legendary former centre-half Jamie Carragher, only Manchester City’s Sergio Aguero is a better centre-forward than Daniel Sturridge in the Premier League – provided we can get the Liverpool man fit and firing.
That’s high praise indeed, but probably justified when you look at his competition. Perhaps Diego Costa could stake a claim, but he’s slower and a much worse finisher than our man – while Alexis Sanchez is more of an inside or wing forward.
Carragher made the claim on Monday Night Football last night following Sturridge’s weekend brace versus Aston Villa.
As always, the analysis was interesting, and you can check it out here: