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GUARDIAN – Daniel Sturridge set to finish his rehabilitation from injury in Liverpool

• England striker has been in Boston for the last month• Brendan Rodgers hopes for swift return to actionLiverpool striker Daniel Sturridge returns to Merseyside in the next 24 hours to provide a timely boost for the second half of the season.The England international, who has not played for the Reds since 31 August because of thigh and calf problems, has been undergoing rehabilitation in the United States for the last month and tweeted on Thursday: “Do you think about me now and then do you think about me now and then… I’m coming home again. #home”.Do you think about me now and then do you think about me now and then… I’m coming home again. #home Continue reading…

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ESPN – Milner and Sterling offer differing options as centre-forwards

ESPN FC's Mark Donaldson explains when to make changes to your squad ahead of a busy week in the Premier League which includes Boxing Day and Sunday fixtures. On one hand, last weekend was a good one for Premier League's traditional number nines. Simple, old-fashioned penalty box players such as Andy Carroll scored for West Ham, while Olivier Giroud thumped in Arsenal's second at Liverpool and QPR's Charlie Austin bagged a hat trick. Elsewhere, something interesting was happening. Two major sides — Manchester City and Liverpool — started a wide midfielder upfront. City manager Manuel Pellegrini was without any of his three established forwards, so was…

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