Liverpool’s Raheem Sterling lifts lid on Steven Gerrard advice
Liverpool youngster Raheem Sterling reveals Steven Gerrard has been helping the Reds forward improve
Raheem Sterling has revealed how Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard has been helping the Reds youngster improve this season.
The England international was nominated for the PFA young player of the year award after scoring nine goals and making four assists in 29 Premier League appearances this term.
He’s given me really good advice that I’ve taken on board and learned from
And Sterling lifted the lid on Gerrard’s advice for the 19-year-old as the forward aims to help the Reds return to the top of the Premier League table at Crystal Palace on Monday night.
“I think he’s just advised me to be calm and take it as it goes. He’s given me really good advice that I’ve taken on board and learned from, and it’s really helped me. He’s a good person to have around you.”
Sterling added that he is loving playing alongside the likes of Gerrard and PFA player of the year Luis Suarez at Liverpool.
“To play at such a big club like Liverpool is a real dream come true for me, and obviously to play with the likes of Gerrard and [Luis] Suarez is sometimes hard to believe.”