Carragher and more: Twitter reacts to Liverpool striker’s fresh injury blow

Jamie Carragher and Dietmar Hamann tweet their thoughts after Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge suffers fresh injury blow

The Sport Review staff
By The Sport Review staff

Jamie Carragher says Liverpool desperately need Daniel Sturridge after the Reds striker suffered a fresh injury blow on Friday.

The 25-year-old broke down in his first training session back from a thigh injury, suffering a calf strain which is expected to keep Sturridge sidelined for a month.

The former Chelsea and Manchester City man, who scored 21 Premier League goals last season, hasn’t featured since August after picking up a thigh problem while on international duty.

Here is the best of the Twitter reaction from the professionals, past and present, to Sturridge’s latest setback.

Former Liverpool striker Neil Mellor (@NeilMellor33) is gutted to hear of Sturridge’s latest injury blow: “I was looking forward to seeing Sturridge back playing this weekend for Liverpool. A huge blow to hear of this fresh injury setback.”

England legend Gary Lineker (@GaryLineker) points to some irony: “News that @D_Sturridge has suffered another injury. Appears he may be out for longer than his old mucker @LuisSuarez9 …Football eh!”

Liverpool legend Jamie Carragher (@Carra23) admits the Reds are missing the England striker: “Just heard about the Sturridge injury, out for a month not happy desperately needed him back.”

Former Reds midfielder Dietmar Hamann (@DietmarHamann) hopes Mario Balotelli will step up the mark: “Big blow for LFC with Sturridge breaking down again. Time for Balotelli to come to the party and show that he can be super.”

Everton legend Peter Reid (@reid6peter) is being mischievous: “@DietmarHamann that wasn’t Roy Hodgson’s fault was it mate?”

Ex-Liverpool defender Rob Jones ‏(@RobjonesLFC2), sadly, knows all about injuries: “Gutted!!!!!! @D_Sturridge …..been there”

Finally, Plymouth star Marvin Morgan (@MarvinNMorgan): “#Sturridge I’m not a Liverpool fan but a fan of football”

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