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Suarez-Sturridge combo the best, lauds Liverpool boss

Suarez sends a message of love to his family and new-born son Benjamin after scoring one of his first goals. Photo: Reuters

Brendan Rodgers insists Liverpool have the best strike pair in the Premier League after watching Luis Suarez and Daniel Sturridge cement their growing partnership.

Tuesday, 1 October, 2013, 1:36am

Brendan Rodgers pleased with Luis Suarez-Daniel Sturridge pairing

Daniel Sturridge

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has praised the immediate impact of the partnership between Luis Suarez and Daniel Sturridge, who both scored in the 5-0 win over Norwich City.

Sturridge, 23, arrived from Chelsea in a £12 million (HK$148 million) deal earlier this month and is just the seventh player in Liverpool history to score in each of his first three games for the club.

21 Jan 2013 - 3:54am

Liverpool boss Rodgers backs Suarez in handball row

Liverpool hero Luis Suarez. Photo: Reuters

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers begrudgingly admits that if there's controversy, his star striker Luis Suarez is always in the thick of it after the latest storm to engulf the Uruguayan.

Suarez was at the centre of events as the Reds survived a rocky ride at fifth-tier Mansfield Town in the FA Cup third round, handling the ball in scoring what proved to be the winner in a 2-1 victory.

8 Jan 2013 - 3:04am

Chelsea look to bounce back in the FA Cup after their loss to QPR

Rafael Benitez (left)

Rafael Benitez admits Chelsea's FA Cup third-round tie today at Southampton has taken on added significance in the wake of their shock Premier League defeat to QPR.

Benitez conceded in the wake of Wednesday's 1-0 home loss to the division's bottom club that, with the Blues now lying 14 points behind Manchester United, they require a miraculous run to win the Premier League.

5 Jan 2013 - 3:09am

Liverpool cruise as new boy Sturridge looks on

Daniel Sturridge

Liverpool's fresh signing from Chelsea, Daniel Sturridge, was in the stands to watch his new teammates get the New Year off to a winning start by defeating Sunderland 3-0 at Anfield to move up to eighth place in the Premier League.

4 Jan 2013 - 1:40am