The Guardian

GUARDIAN – Liverpool’s Brendan Rodgers salutes his team of vote-winners

Liverpool have more than one contender for player of the year, which could split the vote, but the manager is more interested in the improvement of all his players as title race hots upLiverpool’s visit to Norwich on Sunday may be an Istanbul-sized psychological obstacle for the title challengers to overcome, if Steven Gerrard’s analogy is accurate, yet the Premier League leaders do possess a not-so-secret weapon to boost confidence at Carrow Road.Luis Surez has scored 11 goals in four games against the Canaries, including four goals at Anfield in December and hat-tricks on his previous two trips to East Anglia. Just one goal on Sunday would take the Premier League’s leading goalscorer to 30 for the season and strengthen an already solid case for the player of the year award. Continue reading…