Gerrard suggests Sturridge has what it takes to become a top quality attacker and hopes he can continue his brilliant start to life on Merseyside.
"But now I have worked with him at close quarters on a daily basis, in the games for Liverpool and England, I'm a huge fan.
"The stage is set for Daniel to go and prove to everyone that he is a top-class forward. He's certainly got the talent and ability to do it."
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